Concerts

Manuscript of Be Ye Broken by Carson Cooman

University Choir lift voices to new music in Sunday concert celebrating reopening of Memorial Church

February 28, 2017

By Jeffrey Blackwell/Memorial Church Communications

With the renovation of the Memorial Church during Fall Term, the Harvard University Choir stretched their voices into new venues across the campus. Auditions and rehearsals were in Paine Hall, the Fall Concert at Sanders Theatre and the Carol Services took place in St. Paul Church.

But after the extended tour of Harvard Square, the University Choir was back home inside the historic sanctuary Sunday (March 5) celebrating the reopening of Memorial Church.

MemChurch Documentary: “The Chorus Line,” an inside look at Harvard University Choir auditions

MemChurch Documentary: “The Chorus Line,” an inside look at Harvard University Choir auditions

December 1, 2016

Harvard University is an institution cultivated, in part, on the foundation of long-standing traditions that inhabit nearly every corner of the institution. The Harvard University Choir is one of those traditions. For the past 189 years, the student choir has provided the musical backdrop to services at Harvard Memorial Church.  

YouTube - Reopening Concert March 5, 2017

The March 5th concert features the music of American composers, including a new piece by Carson Cooman, the Research Associate in Music and Composer in …

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The 104th Annual Christmas Carol Service (2013)
Harvard University Choir; Edward Elwyn Jones, conductor

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Harvard University is an institution cultivated, in part, on the foundation of long-standing traditions that seem to inhabit nearly every corner of the …

The Three Hermits

The Harvard University Choir kicked off its 2016-2017 season with the presentation of The Three Hermits, a church opera by Stephen Paulus.