Music

  • 2018 Sep 04

    Organ Recital

    7:30pm to 8:45pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    Christa Rakich, Arvid Gast, and Christian Lane (Concert Organists and Judges for the 2018 Boston Bach International Organ Competition). Music of J. S. Bach, Max Reger, Edward Elgar, Margaretha Christina de Jong, and James Woodman. Free and open to the public. 
  • 2018 Sep 05

    Lunchtime Organ Recitals

    12:15pm to 12:45pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    30 minutes of organ music performed on the Fisk and Skinner organs of The Memorial Church of Harvard University. Free and open to the public. 
  • 2018 Oct 03

    Lunchtime Organ Recitals

    12:15pm to 12:45pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    30 minutes of organ music performed on the Fisk and Skinner organs of The Memorial Church of Harvard University. Free and open to the public. 
  • 2018 Oct 07

    Choral Evensong

    3:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Appleton Chapel in the Memorial Church

    Sung by Harvard University Choir. Led by guest director Dr. Barry Rose, formerly of Guildford Cathedral, St. Paul’s Cathedral, and St. Albans Cathedral. 

    The sung evening prayer service of the Anglican daily prayer tradition, Choral Evensong is a versatile service which can incorporate many musical traditions into its structure. Primarily featuring choral music as a way to beautify the daily round of prayer, it also includes organ music and congregational singing along with some spoken prayer in this approximately forty-five minute service.

    Read more about Choral Evensong
  • 2018 Oct 20

    Opera: Alceste

    7:30pm to 9:30pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    Alceste, an opera by Christoph Willibald Glück, performed by the Harvard University Choir with Grand Harmonie. Free and open to the public. 
  • 2018 Oct 21

    Organ Recital: Douglas Cleveland

    4:00pm to 5:15pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    Douglas Cleveland, Concert Organist, Seattle, WA. Free and open to the public. 
  • 2018 Nov 04

    L'Histoire du soldat by Igor Stravinsky

    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    L’Histoire du soldat by Igor Stravinsky. Music for storytellers and instrumental ensemble, performed in commemoration of the work's 100th anniversary. Free and open to the public. 
  • 2018 Nov 07

    Lunchtime Organ Recitals

    12:15pm to 12:45pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    30 minutes of organ music performed on the Fisk and Skinner organs of The Memorial Church of Harvard University. Free and open to the public. 
  • 2018 Nov 09

    Uppsala University Chamber Ensemble

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    Uppsala University Chamber Ensemble with pianist Paul André Bempéchat. Free and open to the public. 
  • 2018 Nov 10

    Angel Spirits: Music of World War I

    7:30pm to 9:30pm

    Location: 

    The Memorial Church Sanctuary
    Angel Spirits: Music of World War I; Deborah Selig, soprano; David McFerrin, baritone; Clifton J. Noble, piano. Free and open to the public. 

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