Music

2016 Jan 25

Reflective: An Exhibition by Reiko Yamada Featuring Vijay Iyer

Repeats every day until Sat Jan 30 2016 .
12:00pm to 5:00pm

12:00pm to 5:00pm
12:00pm to 5:00pm
12:00pm to 5:00pm
12:00pm to 5:00pm
12:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Johnson-Kulukundis Family Gallery, Byerly Hall, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
This exhibition opens on January 25, 2016, and runs through January 30, 2016. 

Admission free and open to the public
Opening reception with Reiko Yamada and Vijay Iyer: Tuesday, January 26, 5:30-7 pm

Radcliffe Institute fellow Reiko Yamada, an independent composer and sound artist, created Reflective, a series of interactive sound art installations based on the aesthetic concept of imperfection in human life. It is an exploration of various media and interactive features to create a deeper engagement with the audience.

This installation is unique in that its material is drawn from recordings of the acclaimed jazz pianist, composer, and Harvard professor Vijay Iyer. The sound material, improvised and recorded in collaboration with Reiko Yamada, has been digitally processed and programmed specifically for the exhibition.… Read more about Reflective: An Exhibition by Reiko Yamada Featuring Vijay Iyer

2016 May 15

Boston Chamber Music Society / Mozart, Harbison, and Schumann

7:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Chamber Music Society
Tickets: $56, $46, $35, $24; Students: $8; Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 (starts 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $56 seats).
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222


Program includes Mozart's Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478; Harbison's String Trio (2013) Boston Premiere; Schumann's Piano Quartet in E-flat… Read more about Boston Chamber Music Society / Mozart, Harbison, and Schumann

2016 May 13

Masterworks Chorale / Bach’s Monumental Masterpiece - Mass in B Minor

8:00pm

Presented by: Masterworks Chorale
Tickets: $50, $35, $20. WGBH & Classical New England members: $3 Off. Student Rush: $5, available 90 minutes prior to the concert, based on availability, one ticket per ID.
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Program includes J. S. Bach's Mass in B Minor. Steven Karidoyanes, conductor. Teresa Wakim, soprano; Krista River, mezzo-soprano; Pamela Dellal, mezzo-soprano; Jason McStoots, tenor; Thomas… Read more about Masterworks Chorale / Bach’s Monumental Masterpiece - Mass in B Minor

2016 Apr 24

Les Arts Florissants

7:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Early Music Festival
Tickets: $20 - $75
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Serious Airs and Drinking Songs.

After fourteen years, the illustrious William Christie and Les Arts Florissants are back on the BEMF concert stage with a magnificent finale for the 2015–2016 Season! Christie brings his boundless wit and virtuosic theatricality to an incomparable evening exploring the air de cour, a genre of… Read more about Les Arts Florissants

2016 Apr 03

Boston Chamber Music Society / Schubert, Kodály, Debussy, and Brahms

7:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Chamber Music Society
Tickets: $57, $46, $35, $24; Students: $8; Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 (starts 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $57 seats).
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222


Program includes Schubert's Rondo for Violin and Piano in B minor, D. 895; Kodály's Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7; Debussy's Première rhapsodie… Read more about Boston Chamber Music Society / Schubert, Kodály, Debussy, and Brahms

2016 Mar 13

Coro Allegro / The Voices of Children

3:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Coro Allegro
Tickets: $65, $45, $25. Seniors: $52, $36, $20. Students: $15 ($25 section only). Harvard Outings and Innings: 15% off ($45 and $25 sections). Student Rush:  $8 (limit of 2 per ID, starting 90 minutes prior, subject to availability).   
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Program includes Howard Frazin's The Voice of Isaac, World premiere of a new SATB version, David Kravitz, baritone; Aaaron Rosenthal's Voices… Read more about Coro Allegro / The Voices of Children

2016 Mar 13

Boston Chamber Music Society / Schubert, Meltzer, and Mendelssohn

7:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Chamber Music Society
Tickets: $56, $46, $35, $24; Students: $8; Seniors & WGBH members: $4 Off; Harvard Outings & Innings: $6 Off; Student Rush: $5 (starts 90 minutes prior to concert, based on availability, no $56 seats).
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Program includes Schubert's String Trio in B-flat major, D. 581; Meltzer's Piano Quartet BCMS Commission/World… Read more about Boston Chamber Music Society / Schubert, Meltzer, and Mendelssohn

2016 Mar 12

Chorus Pro Musica concert

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Chorus Pro Musica
Tickets: Full Price: $50, $40, $25; Students & Seniors: $45, $36, $22
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222


Every journey has its tale, every tale a journey.

Andy Vores’s new composition, Spencer the Rover, features a British-style brass band that accompanies the chorus in the story of a man “much reduced, and in great confusion,” who wanders until loneliness and a revelation lead him back to his amazed family. … Read more about Chorus Pro Musica concert

2016 Mar 11

Masterworks Chorale / For the Young at Heart

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Masterworks Chorale
Tickets: $50, $35, $20. WGBH & Classical New England members: $3 Off. Student Rush: $5, available 90 minutes prior to the concert, based on availability, one ticket per ID.
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Program: Fine's Choral settings from Alice in Wonderland; Rutter's Mass of the Children. Steven Karidoyanes, conductor. Featuring Youth Pro Musica. Samina Aslam, soprano; John Allen… Read more about Masterworks Chorale / For the Young at Heart

2016 Mar 06

Boston Conservatory Orchestra / Ravel, Tailleferre, and Beethoven

2:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Conservatory
Tickets: $15; Students & Seniors $10; BoCo Alumni & WGBH Members $10
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

The Boston Conservatory Orchestra performs RAVEL: Alborada del Gracioso; TAILLEFERRE: Ballade for piano and orchestra; and BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3, "Eroica". Bruce Hangen, conductor.

Pre-Concert Lecture at 1:00pm.

2016 Mar 05

Back Bay Chorale program of Verdi, Mozart, Poulenc

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Back Bay Chorale
Tickets: Full price: $65, $53, $37, $27. Students and Seniors: $5 off
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

The Chorale presents two settings of the great latin hymn, bridged by Mozart’s Symphony 39 in E-flat major —a musical connection to the tension and dolor of the Stabat Mater theme.… Read more about Back Bay Chorale program of Verdi, Mozart, Poulenc

2016 Jan 30

2016 Ivy League Spring Festival Gala

7:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Harvard Chinese Students & Scholars Assoc.
Tickets: $85, $50.00, $45.00, $35.00; Students & Scholars (with valid student ID): $75.00, $40.00, $35.00, $25.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

You are cordially invited to the 2016 Ivy League Spring Festival Gala for a grand celebration of the coming of the Year of Monkey! Hosted by the Chinese Students and Scholars Associations of the eight Ivy League universities,… Read more about 2016 Ivy League Spring Festival Gala

2016 Feb 21

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Schumann, Mendelssohn, and Elgar

3:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Philharmonic Orchestra 
Tickets: Regular: $105, $84, $54, $25. Students, in advance: $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $54 and $25 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $10 (beginning 2 hours prior, all sections, based on availability). WGBH, WBUR, Mass. Teachers Assoc. & Coolidge Corner Theatre members: $10 off with promo code, top 3 prices only; Harvard Outings & Innings: 20% off with promo code, top 3 prices only.
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222


Schumann, "Manfred Overture"; Mendelssohn, "Violin Concerto," Jennifer Frautschi, violin; Elgar, "Symphony No. 1." Benjamin Zander, conductor.… Read more about Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Schumann, Mendelssohn, and Elgar

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