Concerts

  • 2018 Apr 28

    ARTS FIRST Concert: Monteverdi's Vespers (1610)

    7:30pm to 9:00pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    Vespers of 1610Claudio Monteverdi’s Vespers (1610). Performed by the Harvard University Choir and Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra. Conducted by Edward. E. Jones, Gund University Organist and Choirmaster, The Memorial Church of Harvard University. Free and open to the public.
  • 2018 Apr 29

    Organ Recital: Thomas Sheehan

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    Thomas Sheehan, Associate University Organist and Choirmaster, The Memorial Church of Harvard University. Featuring works of Buxtehude, Padre Davide da Bergamo, Debussy, Fumet, Karg-Elert, Cooman, Larry King, and Mendelssohn.​ Free and open to the public. ​
  • 2018 May 02

    Organ Recital: 2017-18 Peaceful Pipes Series

    Repeats on the first Wednesday of February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December, 8 times .
    12:15pm to 12:45pm

    Location: 

    Appleton Chapel

    A half hour of meditative organ music in Appleton Chapel, held the first Wednesday of each month. Drop-in for just a few moments to recenter or attend the entire recital. Free and open to the public. 

  • 2018 May 08

    Tactus Ensemble Concert: “Drinking Songs and Lamentations”

    8:00pm to 9:00pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary

    The chamber choir Tactus Ensemble presents drinking songs and lamentations from the Renaissance, including Byrd's Ne irascaris Domine, de Brito's Lamentations for Holy Saturday, and selections from Lassus' Lagrime de San Pietro. This promises to be a beautiful program of well known favorites alongside lesser known gems. Admission is free and all are welcome.

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  • 2018 May 15

    Organ Recital: Ross Wood

    7:30pm to 8:30pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    Ross Wood, Associate Organist, Parish of All Saints, Ashmont, Boston, MA. Free and open to the public. Music of Marchand, Vierne, Whitlock, and Widor.