Category: Music

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...

 Bibliotech
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...

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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...

Music

Mozart rolls the dice

Solving a conservation puzzle

Recently the Wunsch Conservation Lab staff received this puzzle: a game of musical chance by W.A. Mozart in which new compositions...

Preservation & conservation
Check out DVDs longer

Check out DVDs longer

MIT and other BorrowDirect members lend CDs and DVDs for 60 days

Good news: DVDs and CDs owned by the MIT Libraries now circulate for 60 days! Now you can check out a...

Music
Why not Ask Us? It’s April!

Why not Ask Us? It’s April!

It's a great time to use one of our best services

Let’s face it: the last half of the spring semester is here, papers are due, assignments need to be completed. The...

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Libraries celebrate Preservation Week

Libraries celebrate Preservation Week

April 25, 2016 2 - 4:30pm

Join us for an afternoon of fun events

Join us for a fun and informative afternoon in celebration of Preservation Week. To assist with our planning, registration is requested...

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Prokopoff violin concert

Prokopoff violin concert

April 7, 2016 noon - 1pm

MIT students perform in 14th annual concert

Come to the Lewis Music Library to hear talented MIT student musicians in the 14th annual Prokopoff violin music concert. Students...

Music
Open-score introduction to Beethoven’s Violin Sonata no. 6

Open-score introduction to Beethoven’s Violin Sonata no. 6

February 16, 2016 11am - 12:30pm

A performance on period instruments

Hear Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No. 6 in A major, op. 30, no. 1, performed by Handel and Haydn Society Assistant Concertmaster...

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