Music

2015 Oct 16

BLODGETT CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES: The Parker Quartet plays Mozart, Szymanowski, and Tchaikovsky

8:00pm

Location: 

Paine Hall, behind Science Building, in the Music Building

Presented by: Music Department
Tickets: Event is free. Tickets Required. Limit of 2 tickets per person. Tickets valid until 7:45PM.
How to get tickets: Available by phone and internet for a fee. Call 617-496-2222 or reserve on line at boxoffice.harvard.edu.

Mozart String quartet in E-flat Major, K.428
Szymanowski String Quartet No. 1
Tchaikovsky String Quartet No. 1 in D Major

2016 Apr 16

Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra Concert IV

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra (HRO)
Tickets: Full Price: $25.00; $20.00 | Students: $15.00; $10.00 | Massachusetts Students: $5.00 (90 minutes prior to start time - elementary, middle school and high school students)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Debussy - La Mer

Stravinsky - Petrushka

2016 Feb 27

Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra Concert III

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra (HRO)
Tickets: $25.00; $20.00. Students: $15.00; $10.00. Massachusetts Students: $5.00 (90 minutes prior to start time - elementary, middle school and high school students).
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Mahler – Totenfeier & Sibelius - Symphony No. 2

2015 Nov 19

Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra Concert II

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra (HRO)
Tickets: Full Price: $25.00; $20.00 | Students: $15.00; $10.00 | Massachusetts Students: $5.00 (90 minutes prior to start time - elementary, middle school and high school students)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Program includes Prokofiev's Overture to War and Peace; Ravel's Une Barque sur L’Océan; and Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 3. Featuring the winner of the 2015 James Yannatos Concerto Competition.

2015 Oct 24

Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra Concert I

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra (HRO)
Tickets: Full Price: $25.00; $20.00 | Students: $15.00; $10.00 | Massachusetts Students: $5.00 (90 minutes prior to start time - elementary, middle school and high school students)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Stravinsky - Fireworks
Knussen - Flourish with Fireworks
Brahms - Symphony No. 1

2016 Feb 28

Celebrity Series: Kelli O'Hara in Concert

7:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30. Student Rush $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Kelli O’Hara, the reigning Tony Award-winning Best Leading Actress in a Musical for her role in The King and I, makes her Celebrity Series debut with an intimate one-night engagement.

2016 May 08

Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra / Gandolfi, Brahms, Mahler

3:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Tickets: 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: $10 (starting 2 hours prior, all sections, based on availability).
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Gandolfi, "Doubles" (world premiere); Brahms, "Double Concerto", Hikaru Yonezaki, violin, Leland Ko, cello; Mahler, "Symphony No. 1". Benjamin Zander, conductor.

2016 Feb 18

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Schumann, Mendelssohn, and Elgar

7:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Tickets: Regular: $74, $54, $37, $15 Students, in advance: $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $54 and $37 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $10 (beginning 90 minutes prior, all sections, based on availability). WGBH, WBUR, Mass. Teachers Assoc. & Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $10 off with promo code, top 3 prices only; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off with promo code, top 3 prices only.
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Schumann, "Manfred Overture"; Mendelssohn, "Violin Concerto," Jennifer Frautschi, violin; Elgar, "Symphony No. 1." Benjamin Zander, conductor.

2015 Nov 22

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Wagner

3:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Tickets: Regular: $74, $54, $37, $15 Students, in advance: $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $54 and $37 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $10 (beginning 90 minutes prior, all sections, based on availability). WGBH, WBUR, Mass. Teachers Assoc. & Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $10 off with promo code, top 3 prices only; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off with promo code, top 3 prices only.
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Wagner, Three excerpts from "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg"; Wagner, "Tristan und Isolde" – Prelude and Liebestod; Wagner, Five excerpts from "Götterdämmerung". Alwyn Mellor, soprano. Benjamin Zander, conductor.

2016 May 06

Celebrity Series: Sweet Honey in the Rock

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $65, $55, $45. Obstructed view $30. Student Rush: $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Rooted in a deeply held commitment to create music out of the rich textures of African American legacy and traditions, Grammy Award winning Sweet Honey In The Rock possesses a stunning vocal prowess that captures the complex sounds of blues, spirituals, traditional gospel hymns, rap, reggae, African chants, hip hop, ancient lullabies, and jazz improvisation.

2016 Mar 10

Celebrity Series: Patty Griffin, Sara Watkins and Anais Mitchell

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $65, $55, $45. Obstructed view $30. Student Rush: $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

In a highly anticipated collaboration, Grammy Award-winner Patty Griffin joins forces with Sara Watkins (Nickel Creek) and award-winning songwriter Anaïs Mitchell in a celebration of American songwriting and performance. This special “singers-in-the-round” style show features all three artists on stage together, sharing songs and accompanying each other for the entire evening.

2016 Feb 06

Celebrity Series: Ana Gasteyer in Concert

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30. Student Rush: $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

When Saturday Night Live alum Ana Gasteyer steps up to the mic, she evokes the swagger of an era when a lady ruled a nightclub and an audience knew they were in for good time.

2016 Feb 05

Celebrity Series: Brooklyn Rider with Gabriel Kahane

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $40, $30, $20. Obstructed view $20. Student Rush $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Two artists featured as part of the Celebrity Series’ Stave Sessions performances last season, Brooklyn Rider and Gabriel Kahane are at the vanguard of a new generation.

2016 Jan 23

CANCELED - Celebrity Series: Del McCoury and Woody Guthrie

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30. Student Rush $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Notice:

Saturday’s concert by the Del McCoury Band at Sanders Theatre, has been CANCELED due to the weather.

2016 Jan 22

Celebrity Series: Billy Childs with Becca Stevens & Alicia Olatuja "Reimagining Laura Nyro"

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30.

Advance Student Rush: $20. Off $50 price only. Limit of 2 per ID, must show ID at Will Call pick-up

Student Rush: $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)


How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

“As a pianist, [Billy Childs] posesses the improvisatory skills and powerful sense of swing one associates with world-class artists.” —The Los Angeles Times

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