Harvard College Baroque Chamber Orchestra

Purpose Statement

The award-winning Harvard College Baroque Chamber Orchestra is a musical ensemble that has been active in and around Harvard for nearly 20 years. It is the only orchestra on campus that is specifically focused on Baroque repertoire. Our goals are: \x{ef}\x{bf}\x{bd}To provide a safe, enjoyable place for musicians to develop their musical talents \x{ef}\x{bf}\x{bd}To teach, perform and promote the techniques and pieces of Baroque composers \x{ef}\x{bf}\x{bd}To educate the Harvard, greater Boston and New England communities about Baroque music and encourage listeners to support its perpetuation The orchestra performs two major concerts a year in the Memorial Church and a handful of chamber music recitals in locations around campus. Notable guest performers include soprano Dominique LaBelle, tenor Frank Kelley and keyboardist Ton Koopman.

Organization Information