Music

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 Nov 06

Voices Unite

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

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

Radcliffe Choral Society and the Wellesley College Choir in concert.

2015 Oct 30

Triple Treat: A Halloween Jam

7:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Krokodiloes, Pitches, and Din & Tonics
Tickets: Full Price: $20.00; Students, Seniors (65)+, Harvard ID: $10.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Triple Treat: A Halloween Jam

2015 Oct 30

AAH! - cappella

7:00pm

Location: 

Lowell Lecture Hall

Presented by: 'cliffe Notes, Glee Club Lite, and Underground
Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students, Seniors (65+): $5.00
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

'cliffe Notes, Glee Club Lite, and Underground in concert

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

2015 Oct 29

The Harvard Art Museums Go POP! Student Celebration of Corita Kent and the Language of Pop

8:00pm to 10:00pm

Location: 

Enter via Quincy St. Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy St

Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
Free and open to all Harvard undergraduate and graduate students; a current Harvard University ID is required for admission. Space is limited; students will be admitted on a first-come, first-served basis.
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We're keeping our galleries open late for Harvard students to celebrate Corita Kent and the Language of Pop. Join us for a special evening, featuring:

2015 Oct 14

Ancient Mesopotamian Music

6:00pm

Location: 

Northwest Building B103, 52 Oxford St.

Date: Saturday, October 14, 6 pm
Presented byHarvard Semitic Museum in collaboration with the Harvard Department of Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations and the Harvard Department of Music, with the support of the Provostial Fund for the Arts and Humanities at Harvard University.
The lecture/concert is free and open to the public.

Special Event with Richard Dumbrill, Director of ICONEA (International Conference of Near Eastern Archaeomusicology) at the Institute of Musical Research, School of Advanced Studies, University of London, and Professor of Archaeomusicology, University of Babylon, and Irving Finkel, Assistant Keeper, The British Museum.… Read more about Ancient Mesopotamian Music

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