Music

2017 Mar 10

Boston Conservatory Orchestra, Bruce Hangen, Conductor

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Conservatory at Berklee
7 p.m.: Pre-concert lecture with Bruce Hangen
Tickets: See Additional Information
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Boston Conservatory Orchestra performs the complete incidental music to Edvard Grieg's Peer Gynt. Featuring Boston Conservatory Chorale and Women’s Chorus, prepared… Read more about Boston Conservatory Orchestra, Bruce Hangen, Conductor

2017 Feb 04

Harvard Choruses New Music Initiative information session

11:00am

Location: 

Holden Chapel, Harvard Yard

Presented byHarvard Choruses
AdmissionFill out this formemail Joshua Rohde with any questions

On Saturday, February 4, the Harvard Choruses will be hosting an information session at 11:00 am in Holden Chapel, led by Harvard student composers who participated last fall, as well as Dr. Robert Kyr, Dr. Andrew Clark (Director of Choral Activities), and Joshua Rohde (Project Manager). The session will provide information on participating in year two of the program, the application process, the timeline for composition work, and opportunities for student composers to create, workshop, and premiere a piece for choir. You will have the chance to ask any questions you may have, and indicate your interest in being considered for participation in next year’s program. We’ll have some pastries and snacks there for you to enjoy as well!… Read more about Harvard Choruses New Music Initiative information session

2017 Feb 05

Boston Early Music Festival, Hespèrion XXI

4:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Boston Early Music Festival
Tickets: Full Price: $75, $55, $45, $25 Students & Seniors: $5 Off; Student Rush: $20 best available seats beginning 90 minutes prior to concert
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Pre-Concert Talk at 3pm

The Musical Europe: 1500–1700

The universally celebrated virtuoso Jordi Savall brings his world-famous ensemble Hespèrion XXI back to the BEMF concert stage. One of the giants of… Read more about Boston Early Music Festival, Hespèrion XXI

2017 Mar 22

Lowell House Opera: Ariadne Auf Naxos

Repeats every week on Wednesday, Friday, Saturday until Sun Apr 02 2017 .
8:30pm

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Location: 

Lowell House Dining Hall

Presented by: Lowell House Opera Society
Tickets: Premium Seating: $40.00 | General Admission: $25.00 | Students & Seniors: $15.00 | Lowell House Undergraduates: Free (1 ticket per ID)
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Runs: 3/22-4/1

This spring, Lowell House Opera will bring to life one of Richard Staruss’ most gorgeous and soaring works. When the richest patron in Vienna accidentally double-books a cast of uptight opera singers and a troupe of bawdy comedians to perform on the same night, hijinks ensue in whacky, charming, and satirical battle between high- and low-brow art and entertainment!
Read more about Lowell House Opera: Ariadne Auf Naxos

2017 May 08

"An Overall Augmented Sense of Well Being" and Other Works . . . featuring the Hellqvist/Amaral/Hyde/Bierstone Quartet

8:00pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, 10 Garden St

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public

Concert featuring works by Anthony Tan RI '17

During his time at the Radcliffe Institute, Anthony Tan is composing a new work for quartet and electronics for the Hellqvist/Amaral/Hyde/Bierstone Project and a new percussion quartet with electronics for Architek Percussion, all while he explores… Read more about "An Overall Augmented Sense of Well Being" and Other Works . . . featuring the Hellqvist/Amaral/Hyde/Bierstone Quartet

2017 Apr 17

Concert: Cities of Salt: Opera in Three Acts

8:00pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, 10 Garden St

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public

Concert by Zaid Jabri RI '17

At Radcliffe, Zaid Jabri is composing a work in progress, Cities of Salt, based on Abdelrahman Munif’s novel of the same name. He is focusing on scenes that deal the displacement of the people of Wadi al-Uyun, particularly the different experiences of men and… Read more about Concert: Cities of Salt: Opera in Three Acts

2017 Mar 01

Lecture: Un/Sound Music, Un/Stable Ground: Music, Disaster, and Development in Haiti

4:00pm

Location: 

Sheerr Room, Fay House, 10 Garden St

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public

Lecture by Rebecca Dirksen RI '17

At Radcliffe, Rebecca Dirksen is completing a book about musical models of grassroots development in Haiti before and after the earthquake of 2010. … Read more about Lecture: Un/Sound Music, Un/Stable Ground: Music, Disaster, and Development in Haiti

2017 Jan 15

STEMS: Ethereal Serenity

8:00pm

Location: 

OBERON, 2 Arrow St.

Presented by: Oberon
Admission: $15
Runs: January 15, 2017
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A Night of Music and Movement

STEMS: Ethereal Serenity is the album release show featuring the music of Anthony Conley (Endation, ChoExperiment, The Egg Queen). STEMS will be joined by special guests The Wrong Shapes. Each track from the STEMS debut album will… Read more about STEMS: Ethereal Serenity

2017 May 06

Celebrity Series: AZIZA featuring Dave Holland, Chris Potter, Lionel Loueke and Eric Harland

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Celebrity Series of Boston
Tickets: See Additional Information
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Each of these musicians has an impressive list of accomplishments, but this band of leaders, a working band that plays together regularly – that means the kind of focused, musical mind reading that the very best improvisers can bring nightly. This will be an unforgettable night of great jazz.… Read more about Celebrity Series: AZIZA featuring Dave Holland, Chris Potter, Lionel Loueke and Eric Harland

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