Music

2020 Feb 29

The Bach Society Orchestra Presents: Bach, Bryan, Brahms

8:00pm

Location: 

Paine Concert Hall, 3 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

BachSOThe Bach Society Orchestra presents its third concert of the year under the directorship of Reuben Stern '20, featuring Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 conducted by Manuel Abecasis '21, the world premiere of Courtney Bryan's Shedding Skin for orchestra, and Brahms' Double Concerto for...

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2020 May 14

[POSTPONED] Molly Pope, A Gay Man, and a Piano

8:00pm

Location: 

OBERON, 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
MollyGayPianoAfter a lifetime overthinking every second of every day, cabarettist Molly Pope sets out to find the one thing that has always escaped her: a good time. Armed with the two things absolutely necessary for a good time—a gay man and a piano—she indulges in a set of songs she’s always wanted to tackle, but never found a good... Read more about [POSTPONED] Molly Pope, A Gay Man, and a Piano
2020 Feb 22

Fermentophone: Meet the Artist

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford St, Cambridge, MA 02138
fermentophoneFermentophone is a musical instrument played by live bacteria and yeast. It’s also an edible art installation that brings you closer to the microbes that help create some of our favorite foods and drinks. Meet artist Joshua Pablo Rosenstock and learn about his inspiration for this project during an informal conversation.... Read more about Fermentophone: Meet the Artist
2020 Feb 18

Fermentophone: Meet the Artist

10:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford St, Cambridge, MA 02138
fermentophoneFermentophone is a musical instrument played by live bacteria and yeast. It’s also an edible art installation that brings you closer to the microbes that help create some of our favorite foods and drinks. Meet artist Joshua Pablo Rosenstock and learn about his inspiration for this project during an informal conversation. Free... Read more about Fermentophone: Meet the Artist
2020 Feb 07

Ruby Rose Fox: Black Valentine

7:30pm

Location: 

OBERON, 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
RubyRoseFoxRuby Rose Fox and her band present Black Valentine, an alternative Valentine’s Day celebration for those who are single, grieving, in-love, out-of-love, or for whom love is complicated. Ruby will be playing material from her albums Salt, Domestic, and new material as well. Black Valentine is... Read more about Ruby Rose Fox: Black Valentine
2020 Feb 22

Harvard Group for New Music

8:00pm

Location: 

Paine Concert Hall, 3 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
HGNMSchallfeld Ensemble is an international ensemble for contemporary music based in Graz. For their residency at Harvard, they will perform new works by Harvard composers. Free and open to the public. For additional information, click... Read more about Harvard Group for New Music
2020 Jan 27

Pianist Gabriela Montero Discusses Classical Improvisation, Composition, and Creative Dissent

4:15pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge MA, 02138
MonteroInternationally renowned pianist Gabriela Montero will discuss her evolution as an improvisational artist and creative dissenter. Montero will consider fundamental questions about improvisation: What is it, to a classical musician? She will explore how improvisation works on a bio-neurological basis, presenting fMRI studies... Read more about Pianist Gabriela Montero Discusses Classical Improvisation, Composition, and Creative Dissent
2020 Feb 26

Conducting Oneself: Choreographing Bodies and Identities on and off the Podium

4:00pm

Location: 

knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge MA, 02138
DanielCallahanDaniel M. Callahan, assistant professor of music at Boston College, will examine how the bodies, identities, and repertoire of orchestra conductors produce, legitimate, and limit their movements on the podium and off, from conservatories to coveted positions. Drawing on movement analysis... Read more about Conducting Oneself: Choreographing Bodies and Identities on and off the Podium

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