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Dvořák THE SPECTRE’S BRIDE Svatební košile Jodie FERNANDES, soprano William HITE, tenor David TINERVIA, baritone Ralph Vaughan Williams The Lover’s Ghost William Cutter, conductor
MIT Concert Choir

Dvořák
THE SPECTRE’S BRIDE
Svatební košile

Jodie FERNANDES, soprano
William HITE, tenor
David TINERVIA, baritone

Ralph Vaughan Williams
The Lover’s Ghost

William Cutter, conductor

May 11th, 2018 The final concert of the 2017-18 season of MIT Sounding, this unique event features renowned clarinetists Don Byron, Evan Ziporyn, Billy Novick, Eran Egozy and a surprise guest artist along with the MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble and MIT Wind Ensemble led by Music Director Frederick...
The Great Clarinet Summit

May 11th, 2018

The final concert of the 2017-18 season of MIT Sounding, this unique event features renowned clarinetists Don Byron, Evan Ziporyn, Billy Novick, Eran Egozy and a surprise guest artist along with the MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble and MIT Wind Ensemble led by Music Director Frederick Harris, Jr. The exciting and eclectic program will include Byron’s Concerto for Clarinet and Wind Ensemble, music for jazz and chamber ensembles featuring the clarinet, a special world premiere featuring all guest soloists and a community play-along piece for attending clarinetists of all ages!*

*If you are a clarinetist and interested in the community play-along piece, please email clarinet_summit@mit.edu.

 


 

ABOUT MIT SOUNDING

MIT Sounding is an annual performance series sponsored by the MIT Center for Art, Science & Technology (CAST). Curated by CAST Faculty Director Evan Ziporyn, Sounding presents personal and compelling visions of music that defies genre and blurs the lines between the traditional and the contemporary,.

MIT Sounding receives generous support from the Council for the Arts at MIT; Terry and Rick Stone; Melissa Nobles, Kenan Sahin Dean, School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences; and the MIT Center for Art, Science & Technology (CAST).

ABOUT CAST

The MIT Center for Art, Science & Technology (CAST) creates new opportunities for art, science, and technology to thrive as interrelated, mutually informing modes of exploration, knowledge, and discovery. CAST's multidisciplinary platform presents performing and visual arts programs, supports research projects for artists to collaborate with science and engineering labs, and sponsors symposia, classes, workshops, design studios, lectures, and publications. The Center is funded in part by a generous grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Evan Ziporyn is Faculty Director, and Leila Kinney is Executive Director.

May 5th, 2018
Rambax, MIT Senegalese Drumming Ensemble

May 5th, 2018

April 28, 2018   MIT Wind Ensemble Frederick Harris, Jr., Music Director Kenneth Amis, Assistant Conductor Awakening by Jamshied Sharifi, guest composer; Concerto for Clarinet and Wind Ensemble by Don Byron, with Evan Ziporyn, guest clarinet soloist; Strawberry Letter 23 (Shuggie Otis, arr. Ziporyn...
MIT Wind Ensemble

April 28, 2018

 

MIT Wind Ensemble
Frederick Harris, Jr., Music Director
Kenneth Amis, Assistant Conductor

Awakening by Jamshied Sharifi, guest composer; Concerto for Clarinet and Wind Ensemble by Don Byron, with Evan Ziporyn, guest clarinet soloist; Strawberry Letter 23 (Shuggie Otis, arr. Ziporyn); Insurgence for Percussion Ensemble by Kathryn Salfelder; music for Saxophone Ensemble, and a special tribute to renowned Belmont (MA) music educator John McLellan.

Please join the MIT Wind Ensemble in its 2017-2018 season finale, featuring MIT alumnus and composer Jamshied Sharifi’s Awakening, a moving and thought-provoking piece commissioned by MITWE in 2011 in recognition of the Arab Spring, Don Bryon’s fascinating Concerto for Clarinet and Wind Ensemble with soloist Evan Ziporyn, Kathryn Salfelder’s Insurgence, her new work for percussion ensemble, music for clarinet and saxophone ensembles, and a very special tribute to renowned and beloved Belmont music educator (and frequent collaborator with MITWE), John McLellan.

MIT Symphony Orchestra Adam Boyles, music director   Gershwin: An American in Paris Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35 Bernstein: Symphonic Dances form West Side Story
MIT Symphony Orchestra

MIT Symphony Orchestra
Adam Boyles, music director
 

Gershwin: An American in Paris

Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35

Bernstein: Symphonic Dances form West Side Story