Music

2018 Apr 15

Pops Spaces Out

4:00pm

Location: 

Lowell Lecture Hall, 17 Kirkland Street

Be a Rocket Man (John) with the Harvard Pops Orchestra and travel to a distant planet in the 31st century, dominated by 2 rival companies. Meet our Romeo and Juliet (Tchaikovsky): Cade and Luna. See How Far They’ll Go (Miranda) to overcome the divisions between them. The Star Wars (Williams) will rage as our heroes try to solve this Space Oddity (Bowie). Watch in Rhapsody in Blue (Gershwin) as the adventure unfolds.

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2018 Apr 21

Harvard Wind Ensemble and Sunday Jazz Band present "Weclome to Harvard"

6:00pm

Location: 

Lowell Lecture Hall, 17 Kirkland Street

The Harvard Sunday Jazz Band and Harvard Wind Ensemble will present a special Visitas concert to welcome the class of 2022.

The Sunday Jazz Band perform  Mongo Santamaria’s “Afro Blue,” Mario Bauza's “Zambia” and Kenny Dorham’s “Una Ma.” The Harvard Wind Ensemble will perform Vincent Persichetti’s “Divertimento” and Guy Woolfenden’s “Illyrian Dances.” The Wind Ensemble will also include works by Leroy Anderson and David Maslanka.

Presented by: Harvard Wind Ensemble and Sunday Jazz Band
Tickets: Admission is free. No...

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2018 May 02

Reimagining Musical Instruments: The Sound of Impossible Objects in My Music

7:00pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge MA

During his time at the Radcliffe Institute, Camilo Mendez is composing two new chamber works using prepared musical instruments. One will be part of the compositional cycle “BURSZTYN,” and the other will be part of “Cartography of Convoluted Spaces.” The works will be performed by Yarn/Wire. This concert is an excellent opportunity to hear an innovative composer’s newest work.

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

Admission: Free: No Tickets Required

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Finding space

Out of Orbit Teaser PhotoHarvard Pops Orchestra and Harvard Ballet Company collaborate for Out of Orbit, which combines the delight of pops and the elegance of ballet.  

By Madeleine Tolk '19
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2018 Apr 14

Jamma Radiation: Harvard Choruses Subset Jam

8:00pm

Location: 

Fong Auditorium (Boylston Hall)

The Glee Club Lite, Collegium Underground, and 'Cliffe Notes in concert.

Presented by: The Glee Club Lite, Collegium Underground, and 'Cliffe Notes
Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students: $5.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

The Glee Club Lite, Collegium Underground, and 'Cliffe Notes in concert.

2018 Mar 02

Bach Society Orchestra Landscape and Homelands

8:00pm

Location: 

Paine Hall

Mozart Symphony No. 32 in G major Hindemith Der Schwanendreher for Viola and Orchestra — Martine Thomas '18, viola — 2017-2018 Concerto Competition Winner Sibelius Symphony No. 7 in C major

Presented by: Bach Society Orchestra
Tickets: No tickets required. Free admission at the door.
How to get tickets: Admission Free: No Tickets Required

Mozart Symphony No. 32 in G major
Hindemith Der Schwanendreher for Viola and Orchestra — Martine Thomas '18, viola — 2017-2018 Concerto Competition Winner
Sibelius Symphony No...

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2018 Mar 24

Africa Night: "Reclaiming the Narrative"

7:00pm

Location: 

52 Oxford St.

Africa Night celebrates the creativity of Africans in bringing together the traditional and the modern. Through music, dance, fashion and other media, Africans are continuously celebrating their past while embracing a changing and exciting present.

Presented by: Harvard African Students Association (HASA)
Tickets: Full Price: $15.00; Students: $12.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

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2018 Mar 23

Breaks Per Minute (BPM)

8:00pm

Location: 

Lowell Lecture Hall, 17 Kirkland Street

Harvard Breakers Organization spring show.

Presented by: Harvard Breakers Organization
Tickets: Full Price: $5.00. Door Price: $10.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Harvard Breakers Organization spring show.

2018 Apr 15

Harvard Pops Orchestra: Pops Spaces Out

4:00pm

Location: 

Lowell Lecture Hall, 17 Kirkland Street

Harvard Pops Orchestra SPRING 2018 CONCERT

Presented by: Harvard Pops Orchestra
Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students, Harvard ID: $8.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Harvard Pops Orchestra
SPRING 2018 CONCERT

2018 Apr 18

Herbarium: Performance by Composer Michelle Agnes Magalhaes

7:00pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge MA

Brazilian composer Michelle Agnes Magalhaes is composing a concerto for piano and ensemble intimately anchored to a prior study of Harvard's keyboard instruments collection. The composition process includes an acoustics analysis of Harvard's pianos and fortepianos in order to elaborate the harmonic material of the piece. This concert is an excellent opportunity to hear an innovative composer’s newest work.

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