Music

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...

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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...

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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,...

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2015 Oct 23

Keith Fullerton Whitman: Ezra Pound Redactions

7:30pm

Location: 

Carpenter Center, Level 3, Sert Gallery - 24 Quincy St.

Performances: Fri, Oct 23, 7:30 pm (suggested RSVP)
Related Event: Damon Krukowski: NOT TO BE PLAYED, runs through Oct. 25
Free and open to the public.
Presented by: Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts

Electronic musician and composer Keith Fullerton Whitman performs Ezra Pound Redactions, as part of Damon Krukowski: NOT TO BE PLAYED.... Read more about Keith Fullerton Whitman: Ezra Pound Redactions

2015 Oct 30

"The Art of Beatboxing: Jam and Performance"

7:30pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Arts @29 Garden, 29 Garden St. (at Chauncy St.)

clockwise from top left: RICH McKEOWN, CHESNEY SNOW, DHARNI, ALEMPresented by: Learning From Performers
Tickets: Admission free (tickets or RSVPs not required); seating first-come, first-served, subject to venue capacity.
How to get tickets: Admission Free: No Tickets Required
Related event: 4-6 PM: Beatboxing Workshop (participants welcome; no previous experience required.)

Illuminating one of the most neglected musical genres, Chesney Snow (actor, beatboxer, poet, musician and songwriter) and Rich McKeown (President, KoolKidz Television & Publishing LLC) return to Harvard for a beatboxing workshop/conversation and performance. Last year, Snow and McKeown—executive producers of the documentary “American Beatboxer” American Beatboxer—were joined by director Manauvaskar Kublall to screen the film, which highlights the growing beatboxing scene in the U.S. This year, their focus is on the international community. Joining them will be Alem, the world beatbox champion; Dharni, the two-time Grand Beatbox Battle champion; and Pepouni, the creator of swissbeatbox.com, one of the foremost beatboxing channels. Together they will host the workshop, discuss the art of beatboxing, and participate in a jam & performance afterwards.... Read more about "The Art of Beatboxing: Jam and Performance"

2015 Oct 30

"The Art of Beatboxing: Workshop"

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Arts @ 29 Garden St.

clockwise from top left: RICH McKEOWN, CHESNEY SNOW, DHARNI, ALEMPresented by: Learning From Performers
Tickets: Admission free (tickets or RSVPs not required); seating first-come, first-served, subject to venue capacity.
How to get tickets: Admission Free: No Tickets Required
Beatboxing Workshop: participants welcome; no previous experience required.
Related event: Beatbox Jam and Performance at 7:30 PM

Illuminating one of the most neglected musical genres, Chesney Snow (actor, beatboxer, poet, musician and songwriter) and Rich McKeown (President, KoolKidz Television & Publishing LLC) return to Harvard for a beatboxing workshop/conversation and performance. Last year, Snow and McKeown—executive producers of the documentary “American Beatboxer” American Beatboxer—were joined by director Manauvaskar Kublall to screen the film, which highlights the growing beatboxing scene in the U.S. This year, their focus is on the international community. Joining them will be Alem, the world beatbox champion; Dharni, the two-time Grand Beatbox Battle champion; and Pepouni, the creator of swissbeatbox.com, one of the foremost beatboxing channels. Together they will host the workshop, discuss the art of beatboxing, and participate in a jam & performance afterwards.... Read more about "The Art of Beatboxing: Workshop"

2015 Nov 20

violinist ROBERT MEALY

4:00pm

Location: 

The Memorial Church, Harvard Yard

Robert MealyPresented by: Learning From Performers
Tickets: Free and open to observers (tickets or RSVPs not required; seating first-come, first-served, subject to venue capacity). 
Location map: The Memorial Church, Harvard Yard

One of America's most prominent historical string players, Robert Mealy will lead a master class for members of the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra (Phoebe Carrai, Director), which he co-founded with Dr. Murray Somerville (Gund University Organist and Choirmaster, 1990-2003) during his time teaching at the university.... Read more about violinist ROBERT MEALY

2015 Nov 16

poet/singer-songwriter ALICIA JO RABINS

7:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Hillel, Rosovsky Hall, 52 Mt. Auburn St.

Alicia Jo RabinsPresented by: Harvard Hillel, in association with Learning from Performers, the Jewish Women’s Archive, the Woodberry Poetry Room at Lamont Library and Harvard Divinity School.
Tickets: Free (tickets or RSVPs not required; seating first-come, first-served, subject to venue capacity).
Location: Harvard Hillel, Rosovsky Hall

Harvard Hillel, in association with Learning from Performers, the Jewish Women’s Archive and the Woodberry Poetry Room at Lamont Library, presents Divinity School: A Reading and Musical Performance” featuring Alicia Jo Rabins. Introduced by Elisa New, Professor of American Literature at Harvard University, the event will include a reading by Rabins of her poetry collection Divinity School, and a performance of songs from her new recording “Open the Ground” with her band Girls in Trouble, whose music is inspired by stories of women in the Bible.... Read more about poet/singer-songwriter ALICIA JO RABINS

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