2020 Harvard Summer Pops Band

2020 Harvard Summer Pops Band registration is now live!

2020 Harvard Summer Pops Registration Form

Another season of the Harvard Summer Pops band is soon to begin. This year marks the 48th season that the band has been in existence. I hope you are planning on joining us again. Here are some dates and details to get on your calendar. 

The Harvard Summer Pops Band is open to all brass, woodwind, and percussion musicians regardless of age or experience (without audition or fees). 

The ensemble's first rehearsal is Wednesday evening, June 24th. The remaining rehearsals will be every Wednesday through July 24th. All rehearsals will be in Sanders Theatre, 45 Quincy Street

The Summer Band's annual Harvard Yard concert will take place at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 23rd and the annual Hatch Shell concert on the Charles River Esplanade at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 26th. You may register here before the first rehearsal. Pre-registration is not required but it is helpful for setting up the first rehearsal. Participants are encouraged to arrive a few minutes early on June 24th to meet the conductor and fellow section members. 

For more information, please call the Harvard University Band at 617-496-2263 or email Mark Olson (meolson@fas.harvard.edu).

First Rehearsal Wednesday, June 24th, 2018 from 7:15 pm-9:30 pm.

All remaining rehearsals are Wednesdays from 7:15 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in Sanders Theatre.


Thursday July 23rd, at 4:00 pm in Harvard Yard

Sunday July 26th, at 3:00 pm in the Hatch Memorial Shell