2015 Nov 21

Harvard Night at the Symphony (Freshmen Only)

6:30pm to 10:30pm


Symphony Hall, Boston

Symphony HallFreshmen Only: You Are Cordially Invited to “Harvard Night at the Symphony”
ADMISSION FREE AND LIMITED TO 50 FRESHMEN. Sign up for Freshman who did not attend the previous “Harvard Night at the Symphony” begins on Thursday, November 12 at 2 PM. Remaining tickets will be distributed to freshmen who did attend previously beginning on Tuesday, November 17 at 2 PM. Sign up in person at the Office for the Arts, 74 Mt. Auburn St. (at Holyoke St.)

This series of free field trips throughout the academic year to attend concerts by the acclaimed Boston Symphony Orchestra at historic Symphony Hall is co-sponsored by the Freshman Dean’s Office “Through the Gates” program and the Office for the Arts at Harvard. Round-trip bus transportation will be provided, and the evening includes a pre-concert reception hosted by a BSO musician.

November 21 Concert: works by J.S. Bach, Berg and Shostakovich, featuring Andris Nelsons, conductor, and Isabelle Faust, violin.

On the "Dryside"

DrysideThey hardly knew each other before teaming up. Now Aislinn Brophy ‘17 and Eden Girma ‘18 are collaborators on a show with a powerful message about connecting.

By Isa Flores-Jones '19

2017 Apr 22

Harvard Choruses: A Child of Our Time



Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Holden Choruses
Tickets: Full Price: $30, $25, $20; Students: $10 (discount applies to balcony and price 3 seating)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Pre-concert talk with Trevor Weston at 7 PM

The Harvard Radcliffe Collegium Musicum, Harvard Glee Club, Radcliffe Choral Society, and Boston Modern Orchestra Project will perform Michael Tippett’s A Child of Our Time and Trevor Weston’s Griot Legacies.

2017 Apr 29

22nd Annual Harvard Powwow

1:00pm to 5:30pm


Radcliffe Quad (Outside. Cross streets are Garden St. & Shepard St.)

Presented by: Harvard University Native American Program
Admission: Free and open to the public
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A powwow is a gathering of native people who come together to meet and dance, sing, socialize, and honor their cultures. Our powwow is open to the public and coincides with with Harvard's ARTS FIRST celebration.

2017 Apr 18

Harvard Wind Ensemble & Sunday Jazz Band: Spring Concert



Lowell Lecture Hall

Presented by: Harvard University Wind Ensemble
Tickets: Admission is free; tickets at the door.

Harvard Wind Ensemble and Sunday Jazz Band present their spring concert, “Bands in Bloom.”

Featuring works by: Donizetti, Williams, Peters, Arnold, Parker, Silver, and Kleeb. Mark Olson, conductor.

2017 Jun 01


Repeats every day until Fri Jun 02 2017 .


Sanders Theatre

Presented by: WXRV 92.5 The River
Tickets: Full Price: $55, $45, $35 and $15 for Obstructed View No Discounts
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Runs: 6/1-2

Leslie Feist, a Canadian indie pop singer-songwriter known professionally as Feist, performs with a four-piece band. New Album, Pleasure available April 28th.

2017 Apr 09

Harvard Baroque presents Telemann and Bach: A Musical Friendship



The Memorial Church

Presented by: Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra
Tickets: $10 general admission; $5 students and seniors; FREE to Harvard students. Tickets available at the door
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We delve into the rich relationship between Telemann, J.S. Bach, and his son Carl Philipp Emanuel, who became Telemann's god-child, with heady mix of concerti, suites, and a fantastic symphony.

2017 Apr 07

River Charles Ensemble Spring Concert



Lowell Lecture Hall

Presented by: River Charles Ensemble
Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students: $5.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

The River Charles Ensemble is proud to present our spring concert program: Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 4 "Italian," Beethoven's Coriolan Overture,  and Faure's Pavane.