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Saturday 12/20

O.P.C. (Obsessive Political Correctness) at 2:00 PM

Presented by American Repertory Theater
Loeb Drama Center
Runs: 11/28 - 1/4
A new play from Eve Ensler, the author of The Vagina Monologues, O.P.C. is an exploration of consumption and politics that asks, “How are we to survive as a species if we insist on destroying the world we love?”
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In/Gallery Talk with Marlon Forrester: From Sin City to Atro/City at 2:00 PM

Presented by Hutchins Center for African and African American Research
The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art
Runs: 12/20
Forrester considers the juncture of African American males, guns, and art in a walking contemplation through two galleries of Luminos/City.
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The Christmas Revels 2014 at 3:00 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
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The Christmas Revels 2014 at 7:30 PM

Presented by Revels Inc.
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/12 - 12/28
A Victorian Celebration of the Winter Solstice. Directed by Patrick Swanson. George Emlen, Music Director

Ticket Prices: Adults: $60, $46, $27 ($10 obstructed view) / Children: $42, $32, $15 ($7 obstructed view)
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O.P.C. (Obsessive Political Correctness) at 7:30 PM

Presented by American Repertory Theater
Loeb Drama Center
Runs: 11/28 - 1/4
A new play from Eve Ensler, the author of The Vagina Monologues, O.P.C. is an exploration of consumption and politics that asks, “How are we to survive as a species if we insist on destroying the world we love?”
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Wednesday 12/31

O.P.C. (Obsessive Political Correctness) at 2:00 PM

Presented by American Repertory Theater
Loeb Drama Center
Runs: 11/28 - 1/4
A new play from Eve Ensler, the author of The Vagina Monologues, O.P.C. is an exploration of consumption and politics that asks, “How are we to survive as a species if we insist on destroying the world we love?”
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O.P.C. (Obsessive Political Correctness) at 7:30 PM

Presented by American Repertory Theater
Loeb Drama Center
Runs: 11/28 - 1/4
A new play from Eve Ensler, the author of The Vagina Monologues, O.P.C. is an exploration of consumption and politics that asks, “How are we to survive as a species if we insist on destroying the world we love?”
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Boston Baroque: New Year's Celebration at 8:00 PM

Presented by Boston Baroque
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/31 - 1/1
Music Director Martin Pearlman presents the Italian one-act opera, Domenico Cimarosa’s "Il maestro di cappella", featuring Greater Boston’s highly-regarded baritone, Andrew Garland. Also on the New Year’s programs will be Mozart duets and arias, with soprano Sara Heaton and baritone Andrew Garland.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $85, $75, $60. WGBH Members: 10% Off. Harvard Outings & Innings: $40 (tickets in the $60 section only, with promo code, limit 4 per Harvard ID). Rush tickets, day of show only, available starting 90 minutes prior, subject to availability, cash only: Students, $10, limit 2 per ID; Seniors (65+), $20, limit 2 per ID; Under age 30 (ID required), $30, limit 1 per ID.
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Thursday 1/01

Boston Baroque: New Year's Celebration at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Baroque
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 12/31 - 1/1
Music Director Martin Pearlman presents the Italian one-act opera, Domenico Cimarosa’s "Il maestro di cappella", featuring Greater Boston’s highly-regarded baritone, Andrew Garland. Also on the New Year’s programs will be Mozart duets and arias, with soprano Sara Heaton and baritone Andrew Garland.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $85, $75, $60. WGBH Members: 10% Off. Harvard Outings & Innings: $40 (tickets in the $60 section only, with promo code, limit 4 per Harvard ID). Rush tickets, day of show only, available starting 90 minutes prior, subject to availability, cash only: Students, $10, limit 2 per ID; Seniors (65+), $20, limit 2 per ID; Under age 30 (ID required), $30, limit 1 per ID.
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Saturday 1/03

O.P.C. (Obsessive Political Correctness) at 2:00 PM

Presented by American Repertory Theater
Loeb Drama Center
Runs: 11/28 - 1/4
A new play from Eve Ensler, the author of The Vagina Monologues, O.P.C. is an exploration of consumption and politics that asks, “How are we to survive as a species if we insist on destroying the world we love?”
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O.P.C. (Obsessive Political Correctness) at 7:30 PM

Presented by American Repertory Theater
Loeb Drama Center
Runs: 11/28 - 1/4
A new play from Eve Ensler, the author of The Vagina Monologues, O.P.C. is an exploration of consumption and politics that asks, “How are we to survive as a species if we insist on destroying the world we love?”
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Jimmy Tingle Humor for Humanity at 8:00 PM

Presented by Tingle Productions
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 1/3
An evening of comedy, commentary and conversation with comedian Jimmy Tingle.
"More than comic wit…so cheerfully intelligent he makes his audience optimistic in the face of reality. One comes away uplifted." --The New York Times

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $35 downstairs reserved seating, $30 Balcony general admission seating. Premium Seating with post-show Meet & Greet reception: $45 Outings & Innings: 15% off with promo code or Harvard ID; Groups of 10 or more: 10% Discount, (premium seating excluded)
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Wednesday 1/07

In/Gallery Talk with Vera Grant: Geneva: Keys and Doors at 12:00 PM

Presented by Hutchins Center for African and African American Research
The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art
Runs: 1/7
Vera Grant will share a story: from wharehouse to gallery- from 12,000 pieces in the Jean Pigozzi collection in Geneva to the luminous 98 pieces installed for the inaugural Cooper Gallery exhibition in Cambridge, MA. How did we craft the energetic, theoretical, and physical cityscapes of Luminos/City? It's a story of exhibition making; a tale of materiality.
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Saturday 1/17

Joyful Noise 2015 at 7:30 PM

Presented by Multicultural Arts Center
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 1/17
Annual Gospel Concert Featuring The Harlem Gospel Choir, honoring the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $20 reserved seating. VIP seating in front Orchestra: $50. Discounts for Students with ID: $15, Seniors 65+: $10, Outings & Innings: $15.
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Sunday 1/18

VERDI Un ballo in maschera at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 1/18
VERDI Un ballo in maschera
semi-staged opera performance
Federico Cortese, Conductor
Edward Berkeley, Stage Director

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $45.00; $30.00; Students and Seniors: $5 off, BYSO Alumni: $5 off * Note, No Children under age 5 will be admitted
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Thursday 1/22

Arts of War: Artistry in Weapons across Cultures at 9:00 AM

Presented by Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology
Runs: 10/18
War has been an attribute of human cultures throughout time, and weapons are crafted with a practical, deadly intent. Nearly as pervasive as war itself is the practice of decorating the objects used to wage it. Arts of War is a new Peabody Museum exhibition that presents the beauty and craftsmanship of war objects drawn from cultures around the world. From maces, clubs, daggers, and spears to shields, helmets, and suits of armor, this exhibition offers museum-goers more than 150 striking examples of weapons that are also extraordinary works of art.
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The Politickle Pickle: An Exhibition of Editorial Cartoons and Caricature on India and the United States by Shreyas Navare at 9:00 AM

Presented by WCFIA Fellows Program, Harvard South Asia Institute, South Asian Arts Council, and Hindustan Times.
Center for Government & International Studies (CGIS)
Runs: 12/7 - 1/29
Museums are an important component of an urban environment, so why should we care about their preservation? How are diverse audiences attracted to a museum? How can technology be used as a communication and learning tool? Mr. Mukherjee’s presentation will include an overview of issues concerning museums in South Asia, and he will also discuss his experience transforming his museum, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, into a civic node for all types of civic events and discussions.
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ALL THE RIGHT CHANNELS: A LIFE IN TELEVISION, a conversation with Susanne Daniels ‘87, President of Programming, MTV, and Amy Lippman ‘85, show runner/executive producer at 11:00 AM

Presented by Office for the Arts
Thompson Room, Barker Center
Runs: 1/22
During this informal conversation, Susanne Daniels ’87, President of Programming, MTV, and Amy Lippman ’85, show runner/executive producer for Showtime’s “Masters of Sex,” will discuss their careers in television production (including their most embarrassing work moments for which they are full of regret and wish to never relive). Admission free and open to the public, reservations required. This special Wintersession program is sponsored by the Office for the Arts at Harvard and Harvard Alumni Association.
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master class with pianist ANGELA HEWITT at 7:00 PM

Presented by Learning From Performers
Paine Hall
Runs: 1/22
Named “Artist of the Year” at the 2006 Gramophone Awards, and made an Officer of the Order of Canada in 2000 and awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in 2006, Angela Hewitt regularly appears in recital and with major orchestras throughout Europe, the Americas and Asia. Hewitt will conduct a master class sponsored by OFA Learning From Performers, the Celebrity Series of Boston and New England Conservatory of Music (NEC), which will highlight the Harvard-NEC joint degree program in music performance by featuring two student pianists from each school.
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RISKS AND REWARDS IN ENTERTAINMENT CAREERS, a talk by Media Rights Capital Co-CEO Modi Wiczyk AB ’93, MBA ’99 at 7:00 PM

Presented by Office for the Arts
Fong Auditorium (Boylston Hall)
Runs: 1/22
Careers in media/entertainment are often perceived as being more uncertain or risky than traditional “professions.” How can you chart a career path in the field? What is it like to be an assistant and how do you go from answering phones to being in charge? Modi Wiczyk, whose company Media Rights Capital is a film and television studio specializing in the creation of content in partnership with the industry’s foremost creative talent, will discuss defining and achieving career goals, going behind the scenes from “feet on the factory floor” entry level jobs to senior positions in production, artist management, financing and more. Admission free and open to the public, reservations required. This special Wintersession program is sponsored by the Office for the Arts at Harvard and Harvard Alumni Association.
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Wednesday 1/28

conversation and clinic with BRANFORD MARSALIS at 5:00 PM

Presented by Learning From Performers
Leverett Old Library
Runs: 1/28
Saxophonist, composer and bandleader Branford Marsalis will conduct a conversation on his career and creative process and lead a clinic with students in the Harvard Jazz Bands. This event is co-sponsored by the Celebrity Series of Boston.
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Thursday 1/29

The Politickle Pickle: An Exhibition of Editorial Cartoons and Caricature on India and the United States by Shreyas Navare at 9:00 AM

Presented by WCFIA Fellows Program, Harvard South Asia Institute, South Asian Arts Council, and Hindustan Times.
Center for Government & International Studies (CGIS)
Runs: 12/7 - 1/29
Museums are an important component of an urban environment, so why should we care about their preservation? How are diverse audiences attracted to a museum? How can technology be used as a communication and learning tool? Mr. Mukherjee’s presentation will include an overview of issues concerning museums in South Asia, and he will also discuss his experience transforming his museum, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, into a civic node for all types of civic events and discussions.
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Branford Marsalis at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 1/29
NEA Jazz Master, renowned Grammy Award‐winning saxophonist, and Tony Award nominee Branford Marsalis is among the most revered instrumentalists of his time. Leader of one of the finest jazz quartets and a frequent soloist with classical ensembles, he continues to exercise and expand his skills as an instrumentalist and a composer.

Ticket Prices: $65, $55, $45. changed to $65, $60, $50 on Dec. 5th Obstructed view $30.
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Saturday 1/31

3 Secrets to Your Best Sound Workshop at 2:00 PM

Presented by Holden Choirs
Holden Chapel
Runs: 1/31
Singers top concerns are:
1. My voice gets tired at rehearsals or in performance.
2. I can't hit the high notes easily.
3. My shoulders and neck hurt.
AND, to add insult to injury: I get nervous when I get on stage.
If you thought 'me too!' as you read those statement above I hope you will join us for this special workshop where you'll learn solutions to those issues as well as a few others.
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Sunday 2/01

Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra / Schoenberg & Ravel at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/1
Schoenberg "Five Pieces for Orchestra"; Ravel "Daphnis and Chloe, Second Suite"; Concertos TBD. Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $50, $30, $15. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $30 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 2 hours prior (based on availability).
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Wednesday 2/04

Hansel and Gretel at 7:30 PM

Presented by Dunster House Opera
Agassiz Theatre
Runs: 2/4 - 2/8
When Hansel and Gretel are sent to the forest by their mother to pick strawberries, little do they know that they are about to enter the haunted world of witches and fairies. With music by Engelbert Humperdinck and libretto by Adelheid Wette, “Hansel and Gretel” revisits the fairytale in its traditional setting. Follow the breadcrumbs (but don’t eat the candy!) to join the Dunster House Opera for a rendition of this classic opera sung in English.


Ticket Prices: Full Price: $20.00; Students, Seniors(65+): $10.00; Harvard ID (opening night) $5.00 (1 ticket per ID)
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Thursday 2/05

Hansel and Gretel at 7:30 PM

Presented by Dunster House Opera
Agassiz Theatre
Runs: 2/4 - 2/8
When Hansel and Gretel are sent to the forest by their mother to pick strawberries, little do they know that they are about to enter the haunted world of witches and fairies. With music by Engelbert Humperdinck and libretto by Adelheid Wette, “Hansel and Gretel” revisits the fairytale in its traditional setting. Follow the breadcrumbs (but don’t eat the candy!) to join the Dunster House Opera for a rendition of this classic opera sung in English.


Ticket Prices: Admission is free for this performance. Event entry is first-come first-served as the door pending space availability. Open Dress Rehearsal. Cover Show accompanied by a pianist.

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Friday 2/06

Hansel and Gretel at 7:30 PM

Presented by Dunster House Opera
Agassiz Theatre
Runs: 2/4 - 2/8
When Hansel and Gretel are sent to the forest by their mother to pick strawberries, little do they know that they are about to enter the haunted world of witches and fairies. With music by Engelbert Humperdinck and libretto by Adelheid Wette, “Hansel and Gretel” revisits the fairytale in its traditional setting. Follow the breadcrumbs (but don’t eat the candy!) to join the Dunster House Opera for a rendition of this classic opera sung in English.


Ticket Prices: Full Price: $20.00; Students, Seniors(65+), Harvard ID: $10.00

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Christian McBride Trio & Cécile McLorin Salvant at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/6
This incredible double bill pairs the Christian McBride Trio with Cécile McLorin Salvant and her trio. Bassist Christian McBride has been one of the busiest and most important figures in the jazz world for 20 years. Miami born and raised, 24-year old vocalist Salvant has burst onto the jazz scene with astonishing speed since winning the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition three years ago.

Ticket Prices: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Saturday 2/07

Hansel and Gretel at 7:30 PM

Presented by Dunster House Opera
Agassiz Theatre
Runs: 2/4 - 2/8
When Hansel and Gretel are sent to the forest by their mother to pick strawberries, little do they know that they are about to enter the haunted world of witches and fairies. With music by Engelbert Humperdinck and libretto by Adelheid Wette, “Hansel and Gretel” revisits the fairytale in its traditional setting. Follow the breadcrumbs (but don’t eat the candy!) to join the Dunster House Opera for a rendition of this classic opera sung in English.


Ticket Prices: Full Price: $20.00; Students, Seniors(65+), Harvard ID: $10.00

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Ladysmith Black Mambazo at 8:00 PM

Presented by World Music / CRASHarts
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/7
from South Africa
With the power of gospel and the precision of Broadway, Ladysmith Black Mambazo is the undisputed king of mbube, South African a cappella singing. The group came together in the early 1960s and continues to thrill audiences around the world with its strong, proud melodies harmonized in layers of call and response.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $42, $37, $32, $28
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Sunday 2/08

Boston Conservatory Orchestra / Brahms and Khachaturian at 2:00 PM

Presented by Boston Conservatory
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/8
The Boston Conservatory Orchestra performs BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 1; KHACHATURIAN: Symphony No. 2 "With a Bell". Bruce Hangen, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $15 / Students & Seniors: $10 / BoCo Alumni & WGBH Members: $10
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Hansel and Gretel at 2:00 PM

Presented by Dunster House Opera
Agassiz Theatre
Runs: 2/4 - 2/8
When Hansel and Gretel are sent to the forest by their mother to pick strawberries, little do they know that they are about to enter the haunted world of witches and fairies. With music by Engelbert Humperdinck and libretto by Adelheid Wette, “Hansel and Gretel” revisits the fairytale in its traditional setting. Follow the breadcrumbs (but don’t eat the candy!) to join the Dunster House Opera for a rendition of this classic opera sung in English.


Ticket Prices: Full Price: $20.00; Students, Seniors(65+), Harvard ID: $10.00

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Thursday 2/19

Arts of War: Artistry in Weapons across Cultures at 9:00 AM

Presented by Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology
Runs: 10/18
War has been an attribute of human cultures throughout time, and weapons are crafted with a practical, deadly intent. Nearly as pervasive as war itself is the practice of decorating the objects used to wage it. Arts of War is a new Peabody Museum exhibition that presents the beauty and craftsmanship of war objects drawn from cultures around the world. From maces, clubs, daggers, and spears to shields, helmets, and suits of armor, this exhibition offers museum-goers more than 150 striking examples of weapons that are also extraordinary works of art.
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Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Strauss & Mahler at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/19 - 2/22
J. Strauss, Jr "Frühlingsstimmen"; R. Strauss "Four Last Songs", Aga Mikolaj, soprano; Mahler "Symphony No. 4", Aga Mikolaj, soprano. Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $72, $52, $36, $15. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $36 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 90 minutes prior (based on availability).
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Friday 2/20

BLODGETT CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES: The Parker Quartet at 8:00 PM

Presented by Music Department
Paine Hall
Runs: 2/20
Blodgett Chamber Music Series
The Parker Quartet


Program TBA


Ticket Prices: Event is free. Tickets Required. Limit of 2 tickets per person. Tickets valid until 7:45PM. Available by phone and internet for a fee. Call 617-496-2222 or reserve on line at www.boxoffice.harvard.edu
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Sunday 2/22

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Strauss & Mahler at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/19 - 2/22
J. Strauss, Jr "Frühlingsstimmen"; R. Strauss "Four Last Songs", Aga Mikolaj, soprano; Mahler "Symphony No. 4", Aga Mikolaj, soprano. Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $102, $82, $52, $25. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $52 and $25 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 2 hours prior (based on availability).
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Saturday 2/28

Brahms Nänie, Gesang der Parzen, Symphony No. 1 at 8:00 PM

Presented by Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra (HRO) in Collaboration with the Holden Choruses
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 2/28
Brahms Nänie, Gesang der Parzen, Symphony No. 1
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Thursday 3/05

Cameron Carpenter at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 3/5
Cameron Carpenter, featuring the International Touring Organ. Boston Recital Debut. Juilliard trained organist Cameron Carpenter’s goals are anything but modest: the brash, outspoken and phenomenally talented musician and composer wants the organ recognized as a premier recital instrument on par with violins and pianos. Carpenter has energy and vision equal to his talent: His repertoire is perhaps the largest and most diverse of any organist.

Ticket Prices: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Saturday 3/07

Bach Society Orchestra: Concert III at 8:00 PM

Presented by Bach Society Orchestra
Paine Hall
Runs: 3/7
Poulenc, Two Marches and an Interlude
Mozart, TBD — Max Levinson, Piano
Sibelius, Valse Triste
Haydn, Symphony No. 103


Ticket Prices: Full Price: $12.00; Student: $10.00; Seniors (65+): $10.00
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Sunday 3/08

Boston Conservatory Orchestra / Bernstein, Copland, and Respighi at 2:00 PM

Presented by Boston Conservatory
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 3/8
The Boston Conservatory Orchestra performs BERNSTEIN: Candide Overture; COPLAND: Appalachian Spring; Concerto Competition Winner - TBA; and RESPIGHI: Pines of Rome. Bruce Hangen, conductor, and Indervir Singh, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $15 / Students & Seniors: $10 / BoCo Alumni & WGBH Members: $10
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Friday 3/13

Masterworks Chorale - Carmen in Concert at 8:00 PM

Presented by Masterworks Chorale
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 3/13
GEORGES BIZET Music from Carmen


Ticket Prices: Full Price: $50, $35, $20. WGBH & Classical New England members: $3 Off ; Student Rush: $5, Cash only, available 90 minutes prior to the concert, based on availability, one ticket per ID.
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Saturday 3/14

A St. Patrick's Day Celtic Sojourn with Brian O'Donovan - 2015 at 7:30 PM

Presented by WGBH
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 3/14 - 3/15
Brian O'Donovan's annual celebration of the Roots and Branches of Irish Music, Song and Dance.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $45, $35, $25 WGBH Member discount with promo code: $5 off
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Sunday 3/15

A St. Patrick's Day Celtic Sojourn with Brian O'Donovan - 2015 at 3:00 PM

Presented by WGBH
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 3/14 - 3/15
Brian O'Donovan's annual celebration of the Roots and Branches of Irish Music, Song and Dance.

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $45, $35, $25 WGBH Member discount with promo code: $5 off
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Sunday 3/29

Boston Chamber Music Society / Mozart, Strauss, and Golijov at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Chamber Music Society
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 3/29
Mozart - Trio in E-flat major for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, K. 498, “Kegelstatt”
R. Strauss - Sonata for Violin and Piano in E-flat major, Op. 18
Golijov - Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind for Clarinet and String Quartet

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $56, $45, $34, $23 Students: $8; Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 (cash only, available 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $56 seats).
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Friday 4/10

BLODGETT CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES: The Parker Quartet at 8:00 PM

Presented by Music Department
Paine Hall
Runs: 4/10
Blodgett Chamber Music Series
The Parker Quartet


Program TBA


Ticket Prices: Event is free. Tickets Required. Limit of 2 tickets per person . Tickets valid until 7:45PM. Available by phone and internet for a fee. Call 617-496-2222 or reserve on line at www.boxoffice.harvard.edu
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Thursday 4/16

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Saint-Saëns & Berlioz at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 4/16 - 4/19
Wagner "Overture to Tannhäuser"; Saint-Saëns "cello concerto no. 1", Jonah Ellsworth, cello; Berlioz "Symphonie Fantastique". Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $72, $52, $36, $15. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $36 and $15 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 90 minutes prior (based on availability).
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Sunday 4/19

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Saint-Saëns & Berlioz at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 4/16 - 4/19
Wagner "Overture to Tannhäuser"; Saint-Saëns "cello concerto no. 1", Jonah Ellsworth, cello; Berlioz "Symphonie Fantastique". Benjamin Zander, conductor.

Ticket Prices: Regular: $102, $82, $52, $25. WGBH, WBUR, & Mass. Teachers Assoc: $10 Off top 3 prices; Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $5 off all prices; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off top 3 prices. Students (in advance) $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $52 and $25 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $8 Cash only, beginning 2 hours prior (based on availability).
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Boston Chamber Music Society / Schubert, Jalbert, and Brahms at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Chamber Music Society
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 4/19
Schubert - Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The Shepherd on the Rock) for Soprano, Clarinet and Piano, D. 965
Jalbert - Quartet for Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano (BCMS Commission)
Brahms - Piano Trio in C major, Op. 87

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $56, $45, $34, $23 Students: $8; Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 (cash only, available 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $56 seats).
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Saturday 4/25

Mahler Symphony No.5 at 8:00 PM

Presented by Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra (HRO)
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 4/25
Mahler Symphony No.5

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $25.00; $20.00; $15.00; Students: $20.00

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Saturday 5/02

Bach Society Orchestra: Concert IV at 8:00 PM

Presented by Bach Society Orchestra
Paine Hall
Runs: 5/2
Part, Wenn Bach Bienen Gezuchtet Hatte
Bach, Violin Concerto BWV 1052 — Stella Chen, Violin
TBD, 2014 Composition Competition Winner
TBD, Music Director-Elect Selection



Ticket Prices: Full Price: $12.00; Student: $10.00; Seniors (65+): $10.00
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Friday 5/08

Masterworks Chorale - Crowning Achievements at 8:00 PM

Presented by Masterworks Chorale
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 5/8
Program: TOM VIGNIERI - commission premiere / G. F. HANDEL Coronation Anthems / F. J. HAYDN Coronation Mass (a.k.a. Lord Nelson)


Ticket Prices: Full Price: $50, $35, $20. WGBH & Classical New England members: $3 Off ; Student Rush: $5, Cash only, available 90 minutes prior to the concert, based on availability, one ticket per ID.
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Saturday 5/09

Jad Abumrad at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 5/9
The son of a scientist and a doctor, Jad Abumrad studied creative writing and music composition at Oberlin College. While working on staff at WNYC, Abumrad began tinkering with an idea that evolved into one of public radio’s most popular shows today – Radiolab. Radiolab podcasts are downloaded over 4 million times each month and the program is carried on 437 stations across the nation.

Ticket Prices: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Friday 5/15

Kurt Elling's Passion World with special guest Anat Cohen at 8:00 PM

Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 5/15
Named DownBeat Critics Poll’s Male Vocalist of the Year an unprecedented fourteen times, Kurt Elling is one of the world’s foremost jazz vocalists. For this edition of Passion World, Elling is joined by special guest, multi-reedist Anat Cohen.

Ticket Prices: $55, $45, $40. Obstructed view $30.
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Sunday 5/17

Boston Chamber Music Society / Schubert, Shostakovich, and Brahms at 7:30 PM

Presented by Boston Chamber Music Society
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 5/17
Schubert - Quartettsatz in C minor, D. 703
Shostakovich - Sonata for Viola and Piano, Op. 147
Brahms - Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $56, $45, $34, $23 Students: $8; Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 (cash only, available 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $56 seats).
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Sunday 6/14

MAHLER Symphony No. 9 at 3:00 PM

Presented by Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra
Sanders Theatre
Runs: 6/14
56th Season Final Concert
MAHLER Symphony No. 9

Ticket Prices: Full Price: $30.00; $25.00; Students and Seniors: $5 off, BYSO Alumni: $5 off * Note, No Children under age 5 will be admitted
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