Music

2016 Mar 27

Zakir Hussain and Masters of Percussion

7:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: World Music / CRASHarts
Tickets: Full price: $69, $58, $42, $30 and $10 for Obstructed view seats
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

In a dazzling display of Indian percussion, tabla superstar Zakir Hussain is joined by the finest percussionists from India’s classical and folk traditions.
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Zakir Hussain, tabla
Seiichi Tanaka, taiko drums
Anantha Krishnan, mridangam
Mannargudi Vaidyanthan, tavil

2016 Feb 14

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

3:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: World Music / CRASHarts
Tickets: Full price: $48, $37, $32, $28 and $10 for Obstructed view seats
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

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.

2015 Dec 05

Mariachi Fall Concert

8:00pm

Location: 

Lowell Lecture Hall

Presented by: Mariachi Veritas de Harvard
Tickets: Full Price: $8.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Mariachi Veritas de Harvard Fall Concert

2015 Dec 02

2016 Parker Quartet Guest Artist Award-Apply by March 1

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Apply by email

2016 Competition:

Open to Harvard undergraduate and graduate violists and cellists. All applicants must be available for the Parker Quartet's April 17 concert in Paine Hall (8pm) and for rehearsals with the Parker two weeks prior.
Applications due March 1, 2016. Finalists will be notified by the second week of March. Live audition callbacks will take place March 23 and 25, when finalists will be invited to play during a 20-minute rehearsal of the Tchaikovsky.

2015 Dec 03

The Creative Class: A Conversation with John Adams, Composer & Conductor, Moderated by Deborah Borda

5:30pm

Location: 

Allison Dining Room, Harvard Kennedy School
Presented by: Center for Public Leadership – Harvard Kennedy School

Free; Refreshments providedRSVP required. Open to the Harvard community.

The current Creative Chair of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, John Adams is one of world's preeminent and most-performed contemporary composers. His works have been celebrated by every major orchestra in the United States as well as orchestras throughout Europe, Asia, and Australia; his historical and politically-rooted operas, including The Death of Klinghoffer and Nixon in China are among the most controversial and frequently-produced of any living composer.

Los Angles Philharmonic President and CEO Deborah Borda moderates a conversation in which Mr. Adams discusses his work and creative process.

2015 Dec 01

TRANSGRESSING the LIMITS of KNOWLEDGE

7:00pm

Location: 

TSAI AUDITORIUM CGIS SOUTH: 1730 CAMBRIDGE STREET

Presented by: The Bok Center and the Harvard Initiative for Learning and Teaching (HILT)
Admission free and open to the public

With a focus on learning and teaching, the multidisciplinary panel discussion explores embodied research practices that emerge out of, and often challenge, traditional views of how to derive understanding. For more info visit www.transgressknowledge.com

A multidisciplinary panel discussion featuring:

2015 Dec 11

Strauss, Sibelius, Respighi, and Schumann

8:00pm

Location: 

Paine Hall

Presented by: Dudley Orchestra
Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students, Seniors (65+), Harvard ID: $5.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

The program will feature:
Johann Strauss, Jr. — Overture to Die Fledermaus
Jean Sibelius — Finlandia
Ottorino Respighi — Fountains of Rome
Robert Schumann — Symphony No. 3 “Rhenish” in E-flat Major, Op. 97

Channing Yu conducts

2015 Dec 04

45th Annual Kuumba Christmas Concert

Repeats every day until Sat Dec 05 2015 .
8:00pm

8:00pm

Location: 

The Memorial Church

Presented by: Kuumba Singers of Harvard College
Tickets: Event is free. Tickets Required. Limit of 4 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
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

45th Annual Kuumba Christmas Concert

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