Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Midnight Concert in Lobby 7 (1979)

This beautiful midnight concert of Bach music held in Lobby 7 in December 1979 showcases the musical talents of the MIT community. Presented by the MIT Chamber Players and conducted by Prof. Marcus Aurelius Thompson. First piece: Brandenburg Concerto N. 5 by J. S. Bach: Jonathan Friedman '83 (flute), Tim Morgenthaler '81 (violin), Mark Kroll (harpsichord), Jeremy Grace '83 (cello). Second piece (at 24:30): Magnificat by J. S. Bach: Andrea Bradford (soprano), Jeffrey Gall (alto), Karl Dan Srenson (tenor), Robert Honeysucker (bass), Barbara Knapp (oboe d'amore), Luz Martinez-Miranda '83 (harpsichord), Jeremy Grace '83 (cello), Ira Moskowitz (bass), Tom Stephenson (bassoon), and members of the MIT Choral Society and friends. December 1979 [T5803]

Comments (1)

What a treat from MIT’s musical past. Also very neat is seeing Marcus Thompsom as very young musician and conductor. Bravi! Note the non-necessity of formal seating.

Posted over 3 years by mpotash

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

From The Vault

From The Vault

Category: General | Updated 7 months ago

Created
January 05, 2011 19:06
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
15184 times

More from From The Vault

"View From The Road" series (1965) - Kevin Lynch

"View From The Road" series (1965) ...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:02:58 | 7017 views

Technology Day 2000 - "The Future of Atoms in an Age of Bits"

Technology Day 2000 - "The Future o...

Added over 3 years ago | 02:54:00 | 6092 views

Technology Day 1994 - "For the Wonder of it All: The Arts at MIT"

Technology Day 1994 - "For the Wond...

Added over 3 years ago | 03:14:00 | 20580 views

Technology Day 1993 - "Riding the Wave of Innovation: The Ocean and MIT"

Technology Day 1993 - "Riding the W...

Added over 3 years ago | 03:02:00 | 26946 views

Dr. Amar G. Bose - Last lecture of Fall '95 Acoustics Course

Dr. Amar G. Bose - Last lecture of ...

Added almost 4 years ago | 01:01:00 | 12631 views

Victor Weisskopf and Philip Morrison, Compton Lecture, 1985 “Forty Years After Los Alamos: MIT and the Bomb"

Victor Weisskopf and Philip Morriso...

Added almost 4 years ago | 01:57:00 | 5453 views