Category: Music

Open mic returns!

Open mic returns!

October 2, 2015 12 - 1pm

Come play our piano or your own instrument

Join us for the first Lewis Music Library open mic of the semester. Come jam, perform, or just listen. Everyone is welcome. Free audience...

Music

Ever wonder what people are watching on Archnet?

Top 10 videos watched & more: Archnet use statistics for May

Archnet users watched embedded videos ranging from music in Morocco to women architects working in the Muslim world. With more than 216,000 page views,...

Art & architecture & planning
AKDC collaboration brings 1959 recordings of Moroccan music to Archnet

AKDC collaboration brings 1959 recordings of Moroccan music to Archnet

Between 1959 and 1962 the American author and composer, Paul Bowles, traveled Morocco to collect samples of the Moroccan soundscape. Half a century later,...

Music
In tune with music at MIT

In tune with music at MIT

From beatmatching to music gaming, the Lewis Music Library supports music education in creative new ways

A young crowd gathered around a turntable, as sounds of 70’s hits re-mixed with the latest dance beats pumped out of speakers. You might...

 Bibliotech
Music double-header Friday 4/17

Music double-header Friday 4/17

April 17, 2015 12pm - 3pm

First violins, then saxophone!

Music and more music! On Friday at noon, come to the Lewis Music Library to hear Bach, Bartók, Corelli, and Halvorsen performed by talented...

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Examining Medieval chant manuscripts

Examining Medieval chant manuscripts

April 27, 2015 12pm - 2pm

Parchment, chant, and MIT’s Glaser Codex

Theresa Zammit Lupi, book and paper conservator, and Michael S. Cuthbert, MIT Associate Professor of Music will talk about various aspects of parchment, bookmaking, and...

Preservation & conservation
Lewis Music Library Composer forum

Lewis Music Library Composer forum

April 8, 2015 5 - 6pm

Arnold Dreyblatt, composer and media artist

The Sound of One String: Composition and Performance, 1978-2015. Arnold Dreyblatt is a composer and media artist and a Visiting Scholar at the MIT...

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Open mic at Lewis Music Library

Open mic at Lewis Music Library

April 3, 2015 noon - 1pm

Come play our piano or your own instrument

Library music! Lewis Music Library open mic, Friday, noon-1pm. Come sing, play, or just listen. Free audience supplied for all performers! Refreshments provided. Place:...

Music