Program includes music by Mozart, Fauré and Schubert with featured musicians: Charles Blandy, tenor; Peggy Pearson, oboe; Adrian Morejon, bassoon; Jason Snider, French horn; Jennifer Frautschi & Yura Lee, violins; Marcus Thompson, viola; Raman Ramakrishnan, cello; Thomas Van Dyck, double bass; Max Levinson, piano.
Our May concert is an all-Bach program featuring the glorious Magnificat and the secular cantata Tönet, ihr Pauken! Erschallet, Trompeten!, the music of which was later incorporated into the Christmas Oratorio.
The final program of the season is action packed indeed! A world-renowned soloist, a cataclysmic orchestral tour-de-force, one of the seminal works of American music, and all capped by Strauss’s most riotous and infectious tone poem.
Presented By Office for the Arts and the Harvard Board of Overseers
Author and Pulitzer Prize-winner Colson Whitehead ‘91 is the recipient of the 2018 Harvard Arts Medal, which will be awarded by Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust at a ceremony 4 p.m.Thursday, April 26, 2018, at Sanders Theatre, 45 Quincy St., Cambridge. The ceremony, which is presented by the Office for the Arts at Harvard and the Board of Overseers of Harvard College, is the official opening of ARTS FIRST, Harvard University’s annual festival showcasing student and faculty creativity in the arts. The medal ceremony includes a discussion with Whitehead moderated by actor John Lithgow ’67, Art.D ‘05.... Read more about 2018 Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Writer COLSON WHITEHEAD '91
Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra (HRO) featuring the Holden Choruses Tickets: Regular: $20.00; Students: $10.00; Student Rush: $5 (students under the age of 18 How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Program includes music by Mozart, Debussy, Godfrey and Mendelssohn with featured musicians: Peggy Pearson, oboe; Harumi Rhodes, violin; Marcus Thompson, viola; Raman Ramakrishnan, cello; Max Levinson, piano.
Works by Bernstein, Ravel, Thomas, and Schumann. Featuring Yushan Bai (M.M. ’16, G.P.D. ’18, piano), 2017–2018 Boston Conservatory Concerto Competition student winner, and Ken-Davis Masur, guest conductor. Pre-concert lecture at 1pm.
Longy's Sistema Side by Side Ensembles will celebrate their 5th anniversary with a performance in Sanders Theatre, followed by a celebratory dinner in Annenberg Hall. See talented young musicians perform alongside Longy conservatory students and Thomas Wilkins, Principal Conductor of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, Music Director of the Omaha Symphony, and the Germeshausen Youth and Family Concerts Conductor at the Boston Symphony Orchestra. ...