MIT Music in HD! is an hour-long program featuring a montage of music performances from the MIT150 Convocation: A Rhumba for Rafael Reif composed by Institute Professor John Harbison for President Reif’s Inauguration; the open rehearsal of the MIT Symphony Orchestra conducted by Gustavo Dudamel; performances by the MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble; and the premiere screening of a documentary and live concert performance by the MIT Wind Ensemble of Awakening, a piece composed by visiting artist and MIT alumnus Jamshied Sharifi in recognition of the Arab Spring. The screening will be on Thursday, December 13th, 2012, beginning at 4:00pm in MIT Room 10-250. Hosted by MIT Music and Theater Arts and AMPS MIT Video Productions, this event is made possible in part by the Council for the Arts at MIT. There will be light refreshments and popcorn.
MIT Music in HD! on Dec. 13
December 12, 2012