MIT Music and Theater Arts

MIT Music and Theater Arts

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Music and Theater Arts is a section of SHASS where students have the opportunity to explore these disciplines as artistic practices and as cultural, intellectual and personal avenues of inquiry and discovery. Students may pursue concentrations, minors or majors in either Music or Theater, as well as joint majors with Engineering or Science.

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Negin Farsad, “The Case for American Exceptionalism by a Lady Muz”

Negin Farsad was named one of 50 Funniest Women by Huffington Post and was selected as a TEDFellow for her work in social justice comedy. She is the author...

Friday, September 22, 2023 at 6:00pm
Bouffon-style Clowning Masterclass with Nathaniel Justiniano

Saturday, September 23 Group 1: 11:15–12:45 pm Group 2: 2:00-3:30 pm MIT, Building W97, Room 106 345 Vassar St, Cambridge MA Bouffons are a clown...

Saturday, September 23, 2023 at 11:15am to 3:30pm
STRUGGLE OVERCOME: MIT Symphony Orchestra Concert

Join us for the first MIT Symphony Orchestra fall concert: "STRUGGLE OVERCOME" Repertoire: Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges: Symphony no....

Friday, October 13, 2023 at 8:00pm
MIT’s Annual Family Weekend Concert "Global Soundscapes—Celebrating the Universality of Music"

MIT’s Annual Family Weekend Concert Global Soundscapes—Celebrating the Universality of Music Saturday, October 28, 2022/ 8:00 p.m. Kresge Auditorium,...

Saturday, October 28, 2023 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm
FJE Fall Concert

Join us for the first MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble fall concert! LIVE STREAM LINK:

Saturday, November 11, 2023 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm

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Emerson/Harris Jazz Masterclass - Linda May...

Wednesday, September 06, 2023

KDF Big Band

Friday, May 19, 2023

Tristan Yang (G), piano

Friday, May 19, 2023

Talia Khan (G), voice

Wednesday, May 17, 2023

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