Music

2016 Feb 18

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Schumann, Mendelssohn, and Elgar

7:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Tickets: Regular: $74, $54, $37, $15 Students, in advance: $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $54 and $37 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $10 (beginning 90 minutes 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

2015 Nov 22

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Wagner

3:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
Tickets: Regular: $74, $54, $37, $15 Students, in advance: $10 (in-person only with valid ID, 2 per ID, in $54 and $37 sections only). Student & Senior RUSH: $10 (beginning 90 minutes 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

Wagner, Three excerpts from "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg"; Wagner, "Tristan und Isolde" – Prelude and Liebestod; Wagner, Five excerpts from "Götterdämmerung". Alwyn Mellor, soprano. Benjamin Zander, conductor. Read more about Boston Philharmonic Orchestra / Wagner

2016 May 06

Celebrity Series: Sweet Honey in the Rock

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $65, $55, $45. Obstructed view $30. Student Rush: $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Rooted in a deeply held commitment to create music out of the rich textures of African American legacy and traditions, Grammy Award winning Sweet Honey In The Rock possesses a stunning vocal prowess that captures the complex sounds of blues, spirituals, traditional gospel hymns, rap, reggae, African chants, hip hop, ancient lullabies, and jazz improvisation. Read more about Celebrity Series: Sweet Honey in the Rock

2016 Mar 10

Celebrity Series: Patty Griffin, Sara Watkins and Anais Mitchell

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $65, $55, $45. Obstructed view $30. Student Rush: $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

In a highly anticipated collaboration, Grammy Award-winner Patty Griffin joins forces with Sara Watkins (Nickel Creek) and award-winning songwriter Anaïs Mitchell in a celebration of American songwriting and performance. This special “singers-in-the-round” style show features all three artists on stage together, sharing songs and accompanying each other for the entire evening. Read more about Celebrity Series: Patty Griffin, Sara Watkins and Anais Mitchell

2016 Feb 06

Celebrity Series: Ana Gasteyer in Concert

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30. Student Rush: $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

When Saturday Night Live alum Ana Gasteyer steps up to the mic, she evokes the swagger of an era when a lady ruled a nightclub and an audience knew they were in for good time. Read more about Celebrity Series: Ana Gasteyer in Concert

2016 Feb 05

Celebrity Series: Brooklyn Rider with Gabriel Kahane

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $40, $30, $20. Obstructed view $20. Student Rush $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Two artists featured as part of the Celebrity Series’ Stave Sessions performances last season, Brooklyn Rider and Gabriel Kahane are at the vanguard of a new generation. Read more about Celebrity Series: Brooklyn Rider with Gabriel Kahane

2016 Jan 23

CANCELED - Celebrity Series: Del McCoury and Woody Guthrie

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30. Student Rush $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Notice:

Saturday’s concert by the Del McCoury Band at Sanders Theatre, has been CANCELED due to the weather.

Even though the Read more about CANCELED - Celebrity Series: Del McCoury and Woody Guthrie

2016 Jan 22

Celebrity Series: Billy Childs with Becca Stevens & Alicia Olatuja "Reimagining Laura Nyro"

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30.

Advance Student Rush: $20. Off $50 price only. Limit of 2 per ID, must show ID at Will Call pick-up

Student Rush: $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)


How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

“As a pianist, [Billy Childs] posesses the improvisatory skills and powerful sense of swing one associates with world-class artists.” —The Los Angeles Times Read more about Celebrity Series: Billy Childs with Becca Stevens & Alicia Olatuja "Reimagining Laura Nyro"

2015 Nov 21

Celebrity Series: Billy Collins and Aimee Mann

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $65, $55, $45. Obstructed view $35. Student Rush: $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Former U.S. Poet Laureate and Guggenheim Fellow Billy Collins and Oscar- and Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Aimee Mann come together for a rare evening of poetry, acoustic music and conversation about their art forms and creative process. Read more about Celebrity Series: Billy Collins and Aimee Mann

2015 Nov 20

Celebrity Series: Danilo Perez, John Patitucci & Brian Blade with special opening by Joey Alexander

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $60, $50, $40. Obstructed view $30. Student Rush: $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Pianist Danilo Pérez, bassist John Patitucci and drummer Brian Blade are three jazz masters of their era. Each a powerful leader in his own right, they came together under the leadership of tenor saxophone titan Wayne Shorter and have now launched themselves skyward as an all-star trio. Read more about Celebrity Series: Danilo Perez, John Patitucci & Brian Blade with special opening by Joey Alexander

2015 Nov 01

Celebrity Series: Gil Shaham with original films by David Michalek

5:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: $85, $75, $55. Obstructed view $35. Student Rush: $20 (Limit 2 per ID, starting 60 minutes prior to show time, subject to availability.)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Gil Shaham performs the Sei solo, “six alone,” as J.S. Bach labeled his set of three sonatas and three partitas for solo violin in a fascinating multi-media performance at Sanders Theatre. These iconic landmarks Read more about Celebrity Series: Gil Shaham with original films by David Michalek

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