Music

2017 Feb 19

FIT FOR A QUEEN

8:00pm

Location: 

OBERON, 2 Arrow St.

Presented by: OBERON
Tickets: $15
Runs: February 19 and February 24
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Sparkletown Productions is back with the first show of their 2017 season, and it’s sure to be A Kind of Magic. Fit for a Queen is a burlesque show set to the iconic sounds of everyone’s favorite flam rock band, Queen. With a...

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2017 Mar 10

ACOUSTICAELECTRONICA

10:00pm

Location: 

OBERON, 2 Arrow St

Presented by: American Repertory Theater
Tickets: $15 - $55
Runs: February 17 and March 10
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Succumb to an awe-inspiring experience that stimulates all of your senses. AcousticaElectronica sets its tale in the world of art's past, resurrecting its most intriguing ghosts and planting them here, in this new future. Dorian Gray, Carmen, Pierrot Lunaire,...

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2017 Feb 17

ACOUSTICAELECTRONICA

Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Mar 10 2017 except Fri Feb 24 2017, Fri Mar 03 2017. Also includes Fri Apr 07 2017.
10:00pm

10:00pm
10:00pm

Location: 

OBERON, 2 Arrow St

Presented by: American Repertory Theater
Tickets: $15 - $55
Runs: February 17, March 10, April 7
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Succumb to an awe-inspiring experience that stimulates all of your senses. AcousticaElectronica sets its tale in the world of art's past, resurrecting its most...

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2017 Mar 13

Longy School of Music’s 2017 Gala Celebration Featuring Longy’s Sistema Side by Side Orchestra with Vijay Gupta

6:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Longy School of Music’s 2017 Gala Celebration Featuring Longy’s Sistema Side by Side Orchestra with Vijay GuptaPresented by: Longy School of Music
Tickets: Individual tickets available at the Longy School. See here for more information, or contact Mary-Catherine Deibel at 617-831-1792 or MDeibel@longy.edu.

Longy’s annual Gala will take place on Monday, March 13, 2017. Longy’s Sistema Side by Side Orchestra will perform in Sanders Theatre and a celebratory dinner will follow in Annenberg Hall. Last year, the evening was SOLD-OUT and praised as “one of Boston's best galas”—this year’s Gala promises to be even better!... Read more about Longy School of Music’s 2017 Gala Celebration Featuring Longy’s Sistema Side by Side Orchestra with Vijay Gupta

2017 Feb 24

Bach Society Orchestra Concert

8:00pm

Location: 

Paine Hall, Music Building, 3 Oxford St

Presented by: Harvard Bach Society Orchestra​​​​​​​
Admission: Free; reservations required. Reserve a seat here or visit us at bachsoc.org.
The concert will be followed by delicious cookies, courtesy of Insomnia.
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Join us for the first BachSoc concert of the spring semester! Enjoy Bartók’s Rhapsody for Piano and Orchestra featuring Patrick Pan ’18, Dvořák’s Czech Suite, and “The Give and Take,” an original composition by Brandon Snyder ’18, all performed by Harvard’s premier chamber orchestra and conducted by Sasha Scolnik-Brower ’17.... Read more about Bach Society Orchestra Concert

2017 Mar 24

classical guitarist DAIANA FERREIRA DA COSTA

1:00pm

Location: 

Lamont Library, Forum Room

classical guitarist DAIANA FERREIRA DA COSTAPresented by: Learning From Performers and Lamont Library
Admission: Free and open to Harvard ID holders only (tickets/RSVPs not required); seating first-come, first-served, subject to venue capacity.
Blog post: Read an interview with Daiana on the Harvard Arts Blog

Born in Paraguay, Daiana Ferreira Da Costa is a lawyer and a Cultural Ambassador for her native country, as well as an acclaimed, prize-winning classical guitarist and music teacher. She will discuss her career as a musical artist and perform selections on guitar during this lecture-demonstration.... Read more about classical guitarist DAIANA FERREIRA DA COSTA

2017 Feb 06

Considering Matthew Shepard

3:00pm

Location: 

Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA

Presented by: 
Tickets: through the BSO box office. Group discounts of 25% are available for groups of 10 and more . 

 

Members of the Harvard Choruses will be making a cameo appearance with singers from Berklee and the Boston Conservatory and the celebrated Grammy Award–winning choral ensemble Conspirare in a performance of Craig Hella Johnson's new musical masterwork Considering Matthew Shepard at Symphony Hall on February 5. This performance marks the first large ensemble collaboration between Harvard, Berklee, and the Boston Conservatory at Berklee since the announcement of the double degree program between the schools, and we are excited for the opportunity to work with our Boston choral colleagues on this incredible work.... Read more about Considering Matthew Shepard

2017 Feb 04

Harvard Choruses New Music Initiative information session

11:00am

Location: 

Holden Chapel, Harvard Yard

Presented byHarvard Choruses
AdmissionFill out this formemail Joshua Rohde with any questions

On Saturday, February 4, the Harvard Choruses will be hosting an information session at 11:00 am in Holden Chapel, led by Harvard student composers who participated last fall, as well as Dr. Robert Kyr, Dr. Andrew Clark (Director of Choral Activities), and Joshua Rohde (Project Manager). The session will provide information on participating in year two of the program, the application process, the timeline for composition work, and opportunities for student composers to create, workshop, and premiere a piece for choir. You will have the chance to ask any questions you may have, and indicate your interest in being considered for participation in next year’s program. We’ll have some pastries and snacks there for you to enjoy as well!... Read more about Harvard Choruses New Music Initiative information session

2017 May 08

"An Overall Augmented Sense of Well Being" and Other Works . . . featuring the Hellqvist/Amaral/Hyde/Bierstone Quartet

8:00pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, 10 Garden St

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public

Concert featuring works by Anthony Tan RI '17

During his time at the Radcliffe Institute, Anthony Tan is composing a new work for quartet and electronics for the Hellqvist/Amaral/Hyde/Bierstone...

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2017 Mar 01

Lecture: Un/Sound Music, Un/Stable Ground: Music, Disaster, and Development in Haiti

4:00pm

Location: 

Sheerr Room, Fay House, 10 Garden St

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public

Lecture by Rebecca Dirksen RI '17

At Radcliffe, Rebecca Dirksen is completing a book about musical models of grassroots development in Haiti before and after the earthquake of 2010.... Read more about Lecture: Un/Sound Music, Un/Stable Ground: Music, Disaster, and Development in Haiti

2017 Jan 15

STEMS: Ethereal Serenity

8:00pm

Location: 

OBERON, 2 Arrow St.

Presented by: Oberon
Admission: $15
Runs: January 15, 2017
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A Night of Music and Movement

STEMS: Ethereal Serenity is the album release show featuring the music of Anthony Conley (Endation, ChoExperiment, The Egg Queen). STEMS will be joined by special guests The Wrong Shapes. Each...

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