Category: Music

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Kate Soper

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Kate Soper

November 30, 2017 5 - 6pm

An evening with the composer, performer, writer

Kate Soper is a composer, performer, and writer whose work explores the dramatic and affective quality of the human voice. Location:...

Music
The beat of Brazil in the Lewis Music Library

The beat of Brazil in the Lewis Music Library

December 8, 2017 4 - 5:30pm

A concert-demonstration of Brazilian music

Performers Anna Borges and Bill Ward from Receita de Samba will supply the music; descriptions will be provided by students in...

Music
Lewis Music Library composer forum: Christine Southworth

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Christine Southworth

November 1, 2017 5 - 6pm

Meet the composer and video artist

Christine Southworth is a composer and video artist dedicated to creating art born from a cross-pollination of sonic and visual ideas....

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Digital Concert Hall

Digital Concert Hall

From the Berlin Philharmonic

The MIT community now has access to the Berlin Philharmonic’s live broadcasts and videos, plus a large archive of recordings. Enjoy...

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
Lewis Music Library composer forum: Jody Diamond

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Jody Diamond

October 16, 2017 5 - 6pm

Founder of the American Gamelan Institute

Jody Diamond—who has played, studied, and taught gamelan since 1970—will talk about her compositions for the orchestra that her student Lou...

Humanities
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...

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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