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A New England Emmy Award for Awakening: Evoking the Arab Spring Through Music

The 30-minute documentary centered on the world premiere of “Awakening,” a composition by visiting artist Jamshied Sharifi ’83. The music was performed by students in the MIT Wind Ensemble, led by Frederick E. Harris Jr., director of wind and jazz … Continue reading

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Anna Kohler in I am Bleeding All Over the Place

NEW MUSEUM, NY Presented as part of “Brooke O’Harra: I am Bleeding All Over the Place: Studies in directing or nine encounters between me and you” (May 16–24) and the spring R&D Season: VOICE. O’Harra’s “I am Bleeding All Over … Continue reading

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The Harvard vs MIT Musical – We’ll Get it Right

June 7 | Sat | 3pm | We’ll Get it Right, the MIT vs Harvard Musical,  commissioned by the MIT Class of 1954 in honor of its 60th reunion, written by Michael Ouellette with music and lyrics by Martin Marks, … Continue reading

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MIT Theater Arts at Rinaldi

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Evan Ziporyn stars in Arthur!

Composer, clarinetist, and Professor of Music at MIT Evan Ziporyn, appears in an upcoming episode of Arthur.  Ziporyn was a founding member of the featured new music group Bang on a Can. The episode airs on May 14, 2014 on … Continue reading

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Harbison premiere by Cantata Singers

HARBISON WORLD PREMIERE Cantata Singers Friday, May 9, 2014 7:00 pm pre-concert discussion 8:00 pm Concert Post-concert reception Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory of Music 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston, MA Visit: Cantata Singers Website Tickets: https://cantatasingers.secure.force.com/ticket   Cantata Singers will … Continue reading

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Music, Science and Technology

MIT NEWS published profiles of two students in the MIT Symphony Orchestra, a credit-bearing performance subject in the Music and Theater Arts Section of the School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences. Priyanka Saha – http://bit.ly/PxjCtH Nathan Kipniss – http://bit.ly/1nNhfSA … Continue reading

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MIT Celebrates Boston Jazz Week 2014

April 26 | Sat | Mark Harvey and the Aardvark Jazz Orchestra. New works for jazz orchestra including an Elegy for the victims of the Marathon bombing and SpaceWays, a centennial tribute to Sun Ra, as well as a performance … Continue reading

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Brody’s Operation Epsilon wins Four IRNE Awards

OPERATION EPSILON wins FOUR IRNE Awards! The cast of Operation Epsilon. Photo: A.R. Sinclair Photography. Last night the Independent Reviewers of New England awarded The Nora Theatre Company’s production of Alan Brody’s play Operation Epsilon four IRNE Awards. Best New … Continue reading

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Concerts this weekend at MIT

                  Jupiter Quartet Beethoven Cycle – Friday Keeril Makan Premiere by Either/Or – Saturday Zemler/Ziporyn Duo – Sunday April 4  | Fri | MIT Guest Artist Series presents: the Jupiter Quartet in … Continue reading

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