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. Facebook event page>
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:
Date: Saturday, October 14, 6 pm Presented by: Harvard 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
Join Hauser Leader-in-Residence Deborah Borda for a conversation about her leadership at the helm of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, one of the largest public-private partnerships in the U.S. Borda will explore her career and experience leading the LA Phil, which also encompasses the Hollywood Bowl and YOLA (Youth Orchestra LA), modeled after Venezuela's revolutionary El Sistema program, which provides arts education to over 600 underserved children in the Los Angeles area. Moderated by Patricia Bellinger. Read more about Cultural Currency: A Personal Journey of Leadership in the Arts
Presented by: Harvard University Band Tickets: Full Price: $5.00; Students, Seniors (65+), Harvard ID: $2 How to get tickets:The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
The Harvard University Bands will present their annual Montage Concert. This is a great opportunity to hear the Harvard Jazz Band, The Harvard Wind Ensemble and the Harvard University Band perform in one concert.
Presented by: Harvard College Black Students' Association Tickets: Full Price: $10.00 How to get tickets:The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Apollo Night is an annual talent showcase featuring student acts from Harvard and surrounding universities who compete for audience approval in the style of the legendary Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York.
Damon Krukowski: NOT TO BE PLAYED is a multifaceted exhibition featuring archival materials, performance, and a publication that together revive an obscure audio recording made by Ezra Pound at Harvard University in 1939. Recorded on the eve of World War II, Pound believed his poem “Sestina: Altaforte”—or “Bloody Sestina,” as it came to be known—could incite violence. He was convinced it possessed a persuasive power over the future: several years after making the recording, Pound wrote a letter stating it was “not to be played.” Read more about Damon Krukowski: NOT TO BE PLAYED
Presented by: Bach Society Orchestra Tickets: Free Admission. Ticket required. Ticket available through the Harvard Box Office and at the door (pending availability) How to get tickets:The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Bach, Cantata BWV 140 — Performed with the Harvard University Choir Schumann, Symphony No. 4
Presented by: Bach Society Orchestra Tickets: Full Price: $12.00; College Students, Seniors (65+), Harvard ID: $10.00; Children (17 & under): Free How to get tickets:The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Lutoslawski, Mala Suite TBD, 2015 Concerto Competition Winner
Presented by: Music Department Tickets: Event is free. Tickets Required. Limit of 2 tickets per person . Tickets valid until 5:00PM. Available by phone and internet for a fee. Call 617-496-2222 or reserve on line at www.boxoffice.harvard.edu How to get tickets:The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222