2018 Harvard Summer Pops Band

2018 Harvard Summer Pops Band registration is now live!

2018 Harvard Summer Pops Registration Form

Another season of the Harvard Summer Pops band is soon to begin. This year marks the 46th 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 Friday evening, June 29th. Our second rehearsal will be Friday, July 6th due to July 4th falling on a Wednesday. After the first two rehearsals, the remaining rehearsals will be every Wednesday through July 25th. 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 26th and the annual Hatch Shell concert on the Charles River Esplanade at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 29th., 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 29th 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 Friday, June 29, 2018 from 7:15 pm-9:30 pm.

Second Rehearsal Friday July 6th, 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.

Concerts:

Thursday July 26th, at 4:00 in Harvard Yard

Sunday July 29th, at 3:00 in the Hatch Memorial Shell