Category: Music

Composer Forum: Yousif Sheronick

Composer Forum: Yousif Sheronick

February 23, 2017 5 - 6pm

Yousif Sheronick has performed around the globe to critical acclaim with leading artists in the classical, world, jazz, and rock music...

Music
Institute Archives launches preview website for Herb Pomeroy Jazz Collection

Institute Archives launches preview website for Herb Pomeroy Jazz Collection

Learn about this influential jazz figure

Herb Pomeroy, director of MIT jazz bands from 1963 to 1985 and founder of the MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble, put jazz...

Music
Lewis Music Library composer forum: Sumie Kaneko

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Sumie Kaneko

December 1, 2016 5 - 6pm

A talk by the Japanese Koto and Shamisen player and jazz singer/songwriter

Join us for a composer forum with Japanese Koto and Shamisen player and jazz singer/songwriter Sumie (Sumi-é) Kaneko, visiting artist. Kaneko creates music...

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Lewis Music Library 20th anniversary

Lewis Music Library 20th anniversary

November 15, 2016 3 - 5pm

Open house for the MIT community

It has been 20 years since the renovation and dedication of the Rosalind Denny Lewis Music Library. Join us for a celebratory open house...

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Celebrating 20 years of the Lewis Music Library

A photo timeline

The MIT community is passionate about music, so it’s no surprise that MIT’s music library holds a special place in the...

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Out of the ordinary

Out of the ordinary

Experimental Collections Fund backs bold new ideas to benefit users

MIT is synonymous with a spirit of exploration, with its thriving maker culture, entrepreneurial drive, and problem-solving ethos. This year, the...

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Lewis Music Library composer forum: Tod Machover

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Tod Machover

November 17, 2016 5 - 6pm

A talk by the Muriel R. Cooper Professor of Music and Media

Join us for “Recent Music for Pianos, Hyperensemble and Cities,” a talk by Tod Machover, Muriel R. Cooper Professor of Music...

Music
Lewis Music Library composer forum: John Harbison

Lewis Music Library composer forum: John Harbison

October 19, 2016 5 - 6pm

A talk by the composer and Institute Professor of Music

Join us for “Twilight Vigil: Composing After 75,” a talk by Institute Professor John Harbison, part of the MTA Composer Forum series. Composer...

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