Harvard Night at the Symphony (Freshmen Only)

Date: 

Saturday, November 21, 2015, 6:30pm to 10:30pm

Location: 

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.

6:30 pm: Bus leaves from Widener Gate (behind Widener Library on Mass. Ave.)
7:15 pm: Reception with remarks by a member of the orchestra
8:00 pm: Concert
10:30 pm: Bus returns to Harvard Square

ADMISSION FREE AND LIMITED TO 50 FRESHMEN.

In order to share this opportunity with as many members of the class of 2019 as possible, the initial signup is only for freshman who did not attend the previous “Harvard Night at the Symphony.”  For these students, signup 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.) The OFA is open weekdays 9 AM-5 PM.

Please note: students who sign up and neglect to attend without sufficient notice will not be permitted to attend future concerts (information regarding who to contact in case cancellation is necessary will be provided). Information: 617.495.8676.