Category: Music

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Mark Harvey

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Mark Harvey

October 11, 2017 5 - 6pm

Trumpeter, composer, arranger, and founder/music director of the Aardvark Jazz Orchestra

  Mark Harvey, MIT senior lecturer in music, will give a talk entitled “Inspiration, Composition, and Performance: Challenges and Opportunities in...

Music
This just in: The ACI Scholarly Blog Index

This just in: The ACI Scholarly Blog Index

Who says blogs don’t have a place at the information table? This month the MIT Libraries began a subscription to ACI...

Scholarly communication
Herb Pomeroy Jazz Collection

Herb Pomeroy Jazz Collection

MIT's "father of jazz"

The 10th Annual Herb Pomeroy Memorial Concert is Friday, May 12, at 8pm in Kresge Auditorium. Learn about MIT’s “Father of...

Archives & MIT history
Composer forum: Al Kooper

Composer forum: Al Kooper

May 3, 2017 5 - 6pm

Guitarist, songwriter, producer, author

Al Kooper has been called the “Forrest Gump” of Rock. His career includes being a professional guitarist, a Tin Pan Alley...

Humanities
Composer forum: Guillermo Klein with Luciana Souza

Composer forum: Guillermo Klein with Luciana Souza

April 26, 2017 5 - 6pm

Two of South America’s greatest jazz artists

The next composer forum presents two MIT artists in residence, Argentine composer and pianist Guillermo Klein and Grammy award-winning vocalist Luciana...

Humanities
World music hangout

World music hangout

April 18, 2017 noon - 1:30 pm

Music across borders

Share your culture’s music in an informal event in the Lewis Music Library, 14E-109. Come to sing, bring your instrument, play our...

Humanities
Join us for the MIT Day of Action

Join us for the MIT Day of Action

See the sessions offered by the Libraries

On Tuesday, April 18, members of MIT and the broader local community will pause our everyday activities and devote the day to engaging with...

Humanities
Prokopoff violin music concert

Prokopoff violin music concert

April 6, 2017 12 - 1 pm

MIT students perform in 15th annual concert

Come enjoy some wonderful music at the 15th annual Prokopoff violin music concert, Thursday, April 6, from noon to 1pm in the Lewis...

Music
Voices from Seven Countries library displays

Voices from Seven Countries library displays

Explore books, DVDs, and music authored by people from countries affected by travel ban

The MIT Libraries supports and serves a global community that is richer for its diversity and strengthened by its commitment to...

Humanities