Please join us for an evening of new music from composer Steven Kazuo Takasugi, the Rieman and Baketel Fellow for Music, Radcliffe Institute and associate, Department of Music, Harvard University.
Based on the dark sideshows of Coney Island’s amusement parks in the early part of the 20th century, "Sideshow" is a meditation on virtuosity, freak shows, entertainment, spectacle, business, and the sacrifices one makes to survive in the world. A cycle of six aphorisms by the Viennese satirist Karl Kraus (1874–1936) is embedded as a subtext running through the work. Read more about Concert by Composer Steven Kazuo Takasugi: Sideshow
Presented by: Coro Allegro Tickets: Full Price: $65, $45, $25. Seniors: $52, $36, $20. Students: $15 ($25 section only). Harvard Outings and Innings: 15% off ($45 and $25 sections). Student Rush: $8 (limit of 2 per ID, starting 90 minutes prior, subject to availability). How to get tickets:The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Coro Allegro, Boston’s acclaimed classical chorus for members, friends, and allies of the LGBT community, invites you to “A Concert for Marriage Equality.” Join us for a musical celebration of the historic Supreme Court decision featuring W.A. Mozart’s radiant Exsulatate, Jubilate and musical rejoicings by American composers and poets. Read more about Coro Allegro: A Concert for Marriage Equality
Professor Thomas Kelly and the Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum are proud to present Handel’s Messiah. Experience the classic oratorio brought to new life by student soloists, a world-class orchestra, and an introduction by renowned musicologist Thomas Kelly. Andrew Clark conducts in Harvard’s Sanders Theatre.
Presented by: Learning From Performers and the Office of Career Services Free and open to Harvard students only; RSVP to the Office of Career Services
Deborah Borda's career has been distinguished by her creative leadership, commitment to innovation, and progressive outlook on the role of orchestras in the 21st century. The first arts executive to join the Harvard Kennedy School's Center for Public Leadership as a Hauser Leader-in-Residence, Borda will discuss her almost 15-year tenure at the helm of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, sharing the challenges and rewards of managing the largest symphonic organization in the United States. Read more about President and CEO, LA Philharmonic, DEBORAH BORDA