This Fall, the Harvard Choruses introduced their New Music Initiative. Made possible by a generous contribution to support the creation of new music by Harvard students and the exploration of new music on campus by the Harvard Choruses, the Initiative aims both to establish a comprehensive program devoted to nurturing undergraduate composers and to create new works for choral ensembles through commissions, competitions, and residencies.... Read more about Student Composers Share Thoughts on Inaugural Year of New Music Initiative
With only a few weeks remaining in the Fall term, I can say that this has been one of the most rewarding and fulfilling semesters of my time at Harvard. We began the 2016-2017 year by welcoming an incredibly talented and dynamic class of new singers, joining very strong returning groups from all of our ensembles. Our choruses have been working hard and building a culture of inclusion, sincerity, openness, and gratitude for singing and for those with whom we share it. Choral music continues to thrive and flourish at Harvard.