Morris Robinson was an offensive lineman in college. Now he’s an international opera star. He'll be in residence Nov. 20-22 at the Office for the Arts at Harvard, in partnership with Harvard College Opera.
What better way to celebrate the retirement of two powerful faculty house deans than a performance of Mahler's Symphony No. 9. The HRO vice president and bassoonist talks about the deans, the music and the concert on Oct. 5.
Conducting an orchestra or ensemble is demanding. It also offers students deep and detailed exposure and experience to leadership qualities in the world of music. A roundup of Harvard students and professionals discuss their roles and reasons for pursuing the baton.
Kiran Gandhi HBS ’15 is a drummer, activist and entrepreneur who has played with M.I.A., Kehlani, Thievery Corporation and others. She visited Harvard to share her story and her experiences in the music industry.