Music

2017 Mar 25

“Marvi: The Mystic Muse” film screening and discussion

4:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

Pakistani singer Sanam MarviPresented by: Harvard Ed Portal, Celebrity Series of Boston, Harvard South Asia Institute, World Music/CRASHarts and Learning From Performers
Admission: Free and open to the public. RSVPs required.
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The award-winning film Marvi: The Mystic Muse explores Pakistani singer Sanam Marvi’s search for her own roots across Pakistan and her journey with Sufism. The screening will be followed by a discussion with filmmaker Tanya Panjwani and Ali Asani, Professor of Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures, Harvard University. This event is held in conjunction with Sanam Marvi's concert on Sunday, March 26 at 7:30 pm at Sanders Theatre, presented by the Celebrity Series of Boston and World Music/CRASHarts. For more information about the concert and tickets, visit the Celebrity Series website.... Read more about “Marvi: The Mystic Muse” film screening and discussion

2017 Mar 23

Midday Organ Recital series

Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Mar 30 2017 .
12:15pm to 12:45pm

12:15pm to 12:45pm

Location: 

Adolphus Busch Hall, 29 Kirkland Street

Presented by: Harvard Organ Society in collaboration with the Harvard Art Museums and Memorial Church
Admission: Free and open to the public
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Thursday, March 2: Angela Kraft Cross
Thursday, March 9: Harvard Organ Society
Thursday, March 23: Janet Yieh
Thursday, March 30: Tate Addis... Read more about Midday Organ Recital series

2017 Mar 03

Fromm Players at Harvard present: Talea Ensemble

Repeats every day until Sat Mar 04 2017 .
8:00pm

8:00pm

Location: 

John Knowles Paine Concert Hall (3 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA)

Presented by: Fromm Players at Harvard & Music Department
Admission: Free and open to the public. No tickets required; first come, first seated.
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Fromm Players at Harvard presents “Songs found in dream,” two concerts by world renowned Talea Ensemble.

Friday, 3.3.17 at 8...

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2017 Apr 30

The Magic of Java

2:00pm

Location: 

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Ave.

Presented by: Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology
Admission: Special Event (all ages). Free and open to the public. Small charge for coffee tasting. 
Hours: 9 AM-5 PM, every day
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Free Admission Day in Honor of the Peabody Museum’s 150th Anniversary  

Jody Diamond, Artist in Residence, Music Department, Harvard University, with Gamelan Si Betty

Shadow theater and live music, popular highlights of the Javanese village at the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair, come to the galleries of the Peabody Museum!... Read more about The Magic of Java

2017 Feb 24

Harvard Wind Ensemble: Dancing Winds

8:00pm

Location: 

Lowell Lecture Hall

Presented by: Harvard University Wind Ensemble
Admission: Free. Doors open at 7:45; we will be starting with an instrument demonstration. Donations for the American Music Therapy Association appreciated!
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Come join the Harvard University Wind Ensemble for a sensory-friendly performance! In association with the Harvard Undergraduates Raising Autism Awareness.... Read more about Harvard Wind Ensemble: Dancing Winds

2017 Feb 24

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 roster full of Boston’s burlesque all-stars, We Will surely Rock You. You...

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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

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