Category Archives: Music News

Tonight and tomorrow in Kresge Auditorium

18 | Fri | MIT Chamber Chorus, William Cutter, music director. Britten, Rejoice in the Lamb, Hymn to St. Cecilia, Flower Songs, Cantata Misericordium. 8pm, Kresge Auditorium.  General admission $5; Free, in advance only, to MIT community with MIT email … Continue reading

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REVIEW – Makan’s Letting Time Circle Through Us by Either Or

Matthew Guerrieri reviews Keeril Makan’s world premier by Either/Or NEWMUSIC BOX 4/15/14 In the ever-futile quest to match up language with the experience of music, “meditative” is a useful shorthand, able to hint at a calm surface, a reflective cast, … Continue reading

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Elena Ruehr 2014 Guggenheim Fellow

Congratulations to Elena Ruehr!!!  She just received a Guggenheim Fellowship to write an opera for Roomful of Teeth, an eight voice ensemble that she, MIT Music and Theater Arts, and CAST, Center for Art, Science and Technology will be hosting … Continue reading

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David Deveau with Longwood Symphony, a review

The Boston Musical Intelligencer March 16, 2014 Expectations: Longwood Dashes, Deveau Fulfills by David Patterson …For Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, “Emperor,” enter pianist David Deveau to set a new, true tenor for the evening. His sureness … Continue reading

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David Deveau and the Longwood Symphony preview

From The Boston Musical Intelligencer’s preview and interview with Longwood Symphony music director Ronald Feldman: Tell us about your collaborative history with pianist David Deveau and how you chose to invite him to play the Emperor Concerto. When I engage … Continue reading

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Clavisimbalum Concert this Wednesday

7:30pm, Wednesday, March 12.  Killian Hall.  Free. Keyboard player, conductor, and researcher specializing in medieval repertoires, David Catalunya cultivates a double profile as a performer and musicologist.  He has brought the sound of his clavisimbalum to the most prestigious concert … Continue reading

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MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble Concert

March 8 | Sat | Homegrown Portraits. MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble, Frederick Harris, Jr., Music Director. Mark Harvey, guest conductor-composer. Featuring a world premiere composition by Adrian Grossman ’14, a new arrangement of Mingus’ Portrait by Peter Godart’15, De-Evolution Blues & Saxophrenia by Dr. … Continue reading

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Jupiter Quartet Concert No. 2 at MIT

            The Jupiter String Quartet’s Beethoven Cycle at MIT March 7 | Fri | MIT Guest Artist Series presents: the Jupiter Quartet in the second concert as part of the complete Beethoven String Quartet Cycle … Continue reading

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Vocal Jazz Ensemble in Concert

MIT Vocal Jazz Ensemble John Harbison, coach Wednesday, December 11, 2013 I Hear Music, Day in Day Out: Music by Burton Lane and Rube Bloom. 9 o’clock in the evening Killian Hall.  Free.

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Ziporyn delights audiences in California

Ziporyn Rises at Bread & Salt The clarinetist delighted a full house gathered for the solo conce   By Robert Bush |  Wednesday, Nov 6, 2013  |  Updated 10:05 AM PST   Bonnie Wright                                                      Evan Ziporyn performing in the transformed … Continue reading

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