Music

2015 Dec 05

Christmas in Cambridge

2:00pm

Location: 

First Church Congregational, 11 Garden St., Cambridge

Presented by: Harvard Glee Club & Radcliffe Choral Society
Tickets: Full Price: $20.00; Students, Seniors (65+): $10.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Radcliffe Choral Society & Harvard Glee Club with youth choral ensembles from the Mother Caroline Academy & the Ashmont Boys Choir

2015 Nov 05

DOLO with members of THE INTRINSICS

10:30pm

Location: 

Cambridge Queen's Head Pub, 45 Quincy St

Presented by: Cambridge Queen's Head Pub
Doors open at 5pm, music starts 10.30pm. Subject to venue capacity.
HUID required, 21+ to drink.
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Start your weekend off right with hip-hop genius DOLO backed up by members of Harvard's very own INTRINSICS. Good music, good food, good company: where else Read more about DOLO with members of THE INTRINSICS

2015 Dec 05

Harvard-Radcliffe Chorus: Purcell's "Hail! Bright Cecilia"

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Chorus
Tickets: Full Price: $20.00; Students, Seniors (65+): $10.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

The Harvard-Radcliffe Chorus performs "Hail! Bright Cecilia" (Z.328), also known as "Ode to St. Cecilia," with professional period orchestra and soloists.

2015 Dec 04

Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum: Handel's Messiah

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Professor Thomas Kelly and the Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum
Tickets: Donor VIP: $50.00 (tickets include a pre-concert dinner with representatives from the Y2Y Harvard Square Shelter, and 50% of the proceeds will be donated to Y2Y.) Full Price: $30.00, $20.00; Students: $10.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Professor Thomas Kelly and the Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum are proud to present Handel’s Messiah. Experience the classic oratorio brought to new life by student soloists, a world-class orchestra, and an introduction by renowned musicologist Thomas Kelly. Andrew Clark conducts in Harvard’s Sanders Theatre. 

With the chorus, student soloists, and a professional orchestra, Professor Kelly will give some background to Messiah’s origins, using images, texts, and musical examples by the performers. We will seek to recreate the excitement of performance when Messiah was new! Read more about Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum: Handel's Messiah

2015 Dec 09

President and CEO, LA Philharmonic, DEBORAH BORDA

2:00pm

Location: 

Office of Career Services, 54 Dunster St.

Deborah BordaPresented by: Learning From Performers and the Office of Career Services
Free and open to Harvard students only; RSVP to the Office of Career Services

Deborah Borda's career has been distinguished by her creative leadership, commitment to innovation, and progressive outlook on the role of orchestras in the 21st century. The first arts executive to join the Harvard Kennedy School's Center for Public Leadership as a Hauser Leader-in-Residence, Borda will discuss her almost 15-year tenure at the helm of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, sharing the challenges and rewards of managing the largest symphonic organization in the United States. Read more about President and CEO, LA Philharmonic, DEBORAH BORDA

2015 Oct 29

FOXPACK at the Cambridge Queen's Head

10:30pm

Location: 

Cambridge Queen's Head, 45 Quincy St, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138

Presented by: Cambridge Queen's Head Pub
Doors open at 5pm, music starts 10.30pm. Subject to venue capacity.
Free food generously provided with the support of the FDO.
HUID required, 21+ to drink.
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After an acclaimed debut at the Freshman Talent Show, newly-formed student band Foxpack are back for an electrifying Queen's Head Pub reunion. Read more about FOXPACK at the Cambridge Queen's Head

2015 Nov 02

A Little Lunchtime Early Music

12:15pm

Location: 

The Memorial Church Sanctuary

Presented by: The Memorial Church and The English Concert in America
Free and open to the public

Join us for a free lunchtime concert performed by some of the best rising stars of early music and historical performance!

Musical program to feature select baroque works by composers including Bach, Vivaldi, Biber, and Telemann. For more information on The English Concert in America visit Read more about A Little Lunchtime Early Music

2015 Nov 22

Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra 20th Anniversary Concert

7:00pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

The Memorial Church Sanctuary

Presented byHarvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra
Free and open to the public

Celebrate the twentieth season of the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra with a stunning program that showcases the group's directors and collaborators, past and present!

Phoebe Carrai shares the stage with former directors Robert Mealy and Murray Forbes Somerville plus Ed Jones leading the Harvard University Choir. Phoebe, Read more about Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra 20th Anniversary Concert

2015 Nov 01

Mozart's Requiem, K. 626

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

The Memorial Church

Presented byHarvard University Choir and Grand Harmonie
Free and open to the public

Concert performance featuring the Harvard University Choir and Grand Harmonie; completion by Professor Robert Levin.

Featuring Amanda Forsythe, soprano;  Julia Mintzer, mezzo-soprano 
Stefan Reed, tenor; Sumner Thompson, bass; Edward E. Jones, Conductor.

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