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April 2014

 


Saturday, April 19, 2014
John Knowles Paine Concert Hall
8:00 pm

SENIOR RECITAL

Eight graduating Harvard College seniors perform in a showcase of solo pieces. Everyone is welcome!

Performances by

Kevin Sun: "Nomad" with Chase Morrin ('15), piano
Liv Redpath: "No word From Tom" from Stravinsky's The Rake's Progress
Aviva Hakanoglu: Beethoven Sonata No. 1 in D Major, Op. 12 [selected movements]
Ryan Murphy: tba
Rainer Crosett: Britten Cello Suite No. 1 [selected movements]
Jack You: Brahms Clarinet Sonata No. 2

Free, open to all.



 
 


Saturday, April 19, 2014
Sanders Theatre
8:00 pm

THE RIVER CHARLES ENSEMBLE

Beethoven – Symphony No. 4
Chopin Piano Concerto No. 1, with George Ko '15
我和你: "You and Me"
望春风: "Yearning the Spring Breeze"

Tickets at Harvard Box Office. Info: 496-2222



 


THE LOUIS C. ELSON LECTURE

Monday April 21, 2014
5:15 pm
John Knowles Paine Concert Hall

JACQUES ATTALI

"Music as a Predictive Social Science"

Attali is French economist, writer and senior civil servant. Former adviser to President François Mitterrand and first president of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, he founded the non-profit organization PlaNet Finance and was nominated President of the Commission for the Liberation of French Economic Growth. He is also Founder and President of A&A, a consultancy firm. He published more than fifty books, including essays and novels.

 

Co-produced as part of Hearing Modernity. Exploring the World of SOUND STUDIES
The Sawyer Seminars at Harvard


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Wednesday, April 23, 2014
7:00 pm
Room 133, Barker Center

MUSICS ABROAD Seminar

presented by the Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard

Marié Abé (Boston University)
"Reimagining Oaxacan Heritage through Accordions and Airwaves in the San Joaquin Valley, California"

Free and open to all.



 

 


Saturday, April 26, 2014
Sanders Theatre
8:00 pm

HARVARD-RADCLIFFE ORCHESTRA
FEDERICO CORTESE, Conductor

Verdi Requiem with the Holden Choruses

Tickets at Harvard Box Office. Info: 496-2222.

 


Sunday, April 27 at 7pm
Monday, April 28 at 5pm

John Knowles Paine Concert Hall

Two concerts by the students of Music 187, Chamber Music.

Free and open to the public.



 
 

 

Monday, April 28, 2014
4:15 pm
Davison Room, Music Library

BARWICK COLLOQUIUM SERIES

Charles Garrett, University of Michigan
Thrifting, Shaking, and Styling: Participatory Culture and Contemporary Pop



 
 

 

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Time tba
John Knowles Paine Concert Hall

Concert by the students of Music 173:

CREATIVE MUSIC: CRITICAL PRACTICAL STUDIO
Professor Vijay Iyer

Free and open to all.


 
 

May 2014

 


Thursday, May 1, 2014
John Knowles Paine Concert Hall

7pm

Concert by the students of Music 180

PERFORMANCE AND ANALYSIS
Daniel Stepner, Preceptor

Free and open to all.



 


Thursday, May 1, 2014
Mahindra Humanities Center OPERA SEMINAR

Suzanne Stewart-Steinberg (Brown University)

"Beyond the Pleasure Principle: Verdi and the Death Drive: I due Foscari"

Free and open to all.



 


Friday, May 2, 2014
Sanders Theatre
8:00 pm

HARVARD-RADCLIFFE CHORUS


Tickets available at Harvard Box Office.

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Sunday May 4 at 2pm in the Plaza (outside the Science Center)

VIJAY IYER Sextet in Concert

Free and open to all. Part of the annual ARTS FIRST celebration.

 

 

 
 



The Memorial Church

Harvard University Choir ARTS FIRST Performances
Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4

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Saturday, May 17, 2014
8:00 pm
John Knowles Paine Concert Hall

HARVARD GROUP FOR NEW MUSIC
with Elision Ensemble

supported by the Fromm Foundation





 

 





   

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