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Laurie Anderson delivers Elson Lecture

—Sarah Sweeney, Harvard Gazette

For more than four decades, Laurie Anderson’s music and performance art have delighted and often mystified — so much so that even NASA took notice, offering her a gig as its first artist in residence.

The collaboration with NASA spawned “The End of the Moon,” a sprawling violin concert interwoven with narrative fragments, including the blooper about Anderson hanging up on the NASA representative who’d phoned, out of the blue, to offer her the position. READ MORE


The Harvard University Department of Music is devoted to the study and practice of music, and exists to provide a first-rate musical education that gives students advanced skills in music as well as knowledge of music history and repertory. Collaboration, creativity, scholarship and musicianship all figure prominently in the department's mission and practice. [Read MORE]


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4. 2 at 5:00p in Davison
Opera: Emily Richmond-Pollock

4.4 at 8:00p in Paine
Composers Association concert w/
Dinosaur Annex

4.10 at 8:00p Paine
Parker Quartet














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