Prism Concert Spectacular—light passing through a spectrum of music for large and small ensembles.
MIT Wind Ensemble. Frederick Harris, Jr., music director; Kenneth Amis, assistant conductor.
Boston premiere of John Harbison’s Rubies (after Thelonious Monk’s Ruby, My Dear), La Fiesta Mexicana, A Mexican Folk Song Symphony for Winds by H. Owen Reed, and music of Prokofiev, Bach, and others. Works for full wind ensemble and for brass, percussion, and woodwind chamber ensembles are featured on this unique amalgam of music and special lighting.
8pm, Kresge Auditorium. Admission: $5. Free in advance to the MIT community.