Music

2017 Mar 13

Longy School of Music’s 2017 Gala Celebration Featuring Longy’s Sistema Side by Side Orchestra with Vijay Gupta

6:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Longy School of Music’s 2017 Gala Celebration Featuring Longy’s Sistema Side by Side Orchestra with Vijay GuptaPresented by: Longy School of Music
Tickets: Individual tickets available at the Longy School. See here for more information, or contact Mary-Catherine Deibel at 617-831-1792 or MDeibel@longy.edu.

Longy’s annual Gala will take place on Monday, March 13, 2017. Longy’s Sistema Side by Side Orchestra will perform in Sanders Theatre and a celebratory dinner will follow in Annenberg Hall. Last year, the evening was SOLD-OUT and praised as “one of Boston's best galas”—this year’s Gala promises to be even better!

2017 Feb 24

Bach Society Orchestra Concert

8:00pm

Location: 

Paine Hall, Music Building, 3 Oxford St

Presented by: Harvard Bach Society Orchestra​​​​​​​
Admission: Free; reservations required. Reserve a seat here or visit us at bachsoc.org.
The concert will be followed by delicious cookies, courtesy of Insomnia.
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Join us for the first BachSoc concert of the spring semester! Enjoy Bartók’s Rhapsody for Piano and Orchestra featuring Patrick Pan ’18, Dvořák’s Czech Suite, and “The Give and Take,” an original composition by Brandon Snyder ’18, all performed by Harvard’s premier chamber orchestra and conducted by Sasha Scolnik-Brower ’17.

2017 Mar 24

classical guitarist DAIANA FERREIRA DA COSTA

1:00pm

Location: 

Lamont Library, Forum Room

classical guitarist DAIANA FERREIRA DA COSTAPresented by: Learning From Performers and Lamont Library
Admission: Free and open to Harvard ID holders only (tickets/RSVPs not required); seating first-come, first-served, subject to venue capacity.
Blog post: Read an interview with Daiana on the Harvard Arts Blog

Born in Paraguay, Daiana Ferreira Da Costa is a lawyer and a Cultural Ambassador for her native country, as well as an acclaimed, prize-winning classical guitarist and music teacher. She will discuss her career as a musical artist and perform selections on guitar during this lecture-demonstration.

2017 Mar 25

Mario Frangoulis: Sing Me An Angel

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: The Greek Institute and the Hellenic Cardiac Fund for Children
Tickets: Full Price: $95, $75, $65, $45 Students and Seniors (65+): $5 Off Groups of 10+: 10% off
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Mario Frangoulis, the international Classical Crossover tenor described by CNN.com as “all sound, pure voice,” returns to the Boston area for one-night-only!

2017 Feb 06

Considering Matthew Shepard

3:00pm

Location: 

Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA

Presented by: 
Tickets: through the BSO box office. Group discounts of 25% are available for groups of 10 and more . 

 

Members of the Harvard Choruses will be making a cameo appearance with singers from Berklee and the Boston Conservatory and the celebrated Grammy Award–winning choral ensemble Conspirare in a performance of Craig Hella Johnson's new musical masterwork Considering Matthew Shepard at Symphony Hall on February 5. This performance marks the first large ensemble collaboration between Harvard, Berklee, and the Boston Conservatory at Berklee since the announcement of the double degree program between the schools, and we are excited for the opportunity to work with our Boston choral colleagues on this incredible work.

2017 Feb 04

Harvard Choruses New Music Initiative information session

11:00am

Location: 

Holden Chapel, Harvard Yard

Presented byHarvard Choruses
AdmissionFill out this formemail Joshua Rohde with any questions

On Saturday, February 4, the Harvard Choruses will be hosting an information session at 11:00 am in Holden Chapel, led by Harvard student composers who participated last fall, as well as Dr. Robert Kyr, Dr. Andrew Clark (Director of Choral Activities), and Joshua Rohde (Project Manager). The session will provide information on participating in year two of the program, the application process, the timeline for composition work, and opportunities for student composers to create, workshop, and premiere a piece for choir. You will have the chance to ask any questions you may have, and indicate your interest in being considered for participation in next year’s program. We’ll have some pastries and snacks there for you to enjoy as well!

2017 Mar 24

Lowell House Opera: Ariadne Auf Naxos

Repeats every week on Wednesday, Friday, Saturday until Sun Apr 02 2017 .
8:30pm

Location: 

Lowell House Dining Hall

Presented by: Lowell House Opera Society
Tickets: Premium Seating: $40.00 | General Admission: $25.00 | Students & Seniors: $15.00 | Lowell House Undergraduates: Free (1 ticket per ID)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Runs: 3/22-4/1

This spring, Lowell House Opera will bring to life one of Richard Staruss’ most gorgeous and soaring works. When the richest patron in Vienna accidentally double-books a cast of uptight opera singers and a troupe of bawdy comedians to perform on the same night, hijinks ensue in whacky, charming, and satirical battle between high- and low-brow art and entertainment!

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