The music of the silks
November 28, 2012Researchers synthesize a new kind of silk fiber — and find that music can help fine-tune the material’s properties.
‘The Listening Room’ shares MIT music with the world
November 2, 2012Web-based collection showcases the Institute’s longstanding engagement with music.
The mysteries in materials
October 23, 2012MIT senior Shannon Taylor researches 500-year-old artifacts and art to understand and restore materials.
Composing for loudspeakers: computer music pioneer John Chowning visits MIT
October 12, 2012The inventor of FM synthesis, Chowning revolutionized the music industry; saw a glimpsing into the future of music at the Institute.
Said and Done for September 2012
September 17, 2012Digest of MIT humanities, arts, and social sciences.
World-class musician Mark Stewart comes to the Glass Lab
September 14, 2012In a yearlong residency, the musician and instrument designer will build a glass orchestra with MIT students.
Legatum Center's Modak wins Fulbright-mtvU Fellowship
September 4, 2012Given to individuals who wish to study music as a cultural force of expression.
Said and Done for June/July 2012
July 16, 2012Digest of MIT humanities, arts and social sciences
Thompson presents world premiere of Viola Concerto by Wilson
July 12, 2012
Robert Lepage dazzles MIT community during spectacular campus residency April 24-26, 2012
May 2, 2012Robert Lepage dazzles MIT community during spectacular campus residency April 24-26.
Four from MIT win prestigious Guggenheim fellowships
April 17, 2012Doeleman, Hughes, Makan and Yablo among 181 recipients for 2012.
Jamshied Sharifi ‘83 recognizes the Arab Spring with commission for the MIT Wind Ensemble
March 15, 2012Free advance tickets available for world premiere concert Saturday, March 17, at 8 p.m. in Kresge Auditorium.
Cuthbert receives $500,000 Digging into Data grant
February 10, 2012Will support innovative musicology research
Said and Done for January 2012
January 26, 2012The humanities, arts and social sciences monthly digest.
Said and Done
August 16, 2011Humanities, arts and social sciences digest for July/August 2011.