Arturo O’Farrill, the six-time Grammy Award-winning pianist, composer, educator and founder and artistic director of the Afro Latin Jazz Alliance, visits Harvard to workshop his latest project Little Tiny Walls. A panel discussion with O’Farrill, Cornel West, Roberto G. Gonzales and other will follow -- on how art and politics interact around issues of immigration policy, identity and the undocumented in America.
Works by Bernstein, Ravel, Thomas, and Schumann. Featuring Yushan Bai (M.M. ’16, G.P.D. ’18, piano), 2017–2018 Boston Conservatory Concerto Competition student winner, and Ken-Davis Masur, guest conductor. Pre-concert lecture at 1pm.
Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra (HRO) featuring the Holden Choruses Tickets: Regular: $20.00; Students: $10.00; Student Rush: $5 (students under the age of 18 How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Menschel Hall, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street
Renan Koen, a famous Turkish-Jewish pianist, will be playing select pieces from her album Holocaust Remembrance "Before Sleep", pieces by composers who continued to compose in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp during World War II.
Wondering what it's like to build and live an intentional life as an artist? Join us for this conversation with AMOC alums Matthew Aucoin '12 (artistic director and composer), Jennifer Chen '11 (managing director), Keir GoGwilt '13 (violinist), and Davóne Tines '10 (vocalist) about creating and living a life in the arts that generates new and interdisciplinary ideas and invites connection and response.
Presented by Office for the Arts and Office of Career Services ADMISSION: Free; open to Harvard students only....