For 60 years, Harvard's premier undergraduate chamber orchestra has been dedicated to performing top-quality classical, romantic, and modern repertoire for the Greater Cambridge community. Notable BachSoc alumni include Yo-Yo Ma, Alan Gilbert, and John Harbison.

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Concerts & Events

The Bach Society Orchestra's 2015-2016 season features modern composers like Lutoslawski alongside perennial classics from Beethoven to Bach.

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The Bach Society Orchestra hosts two annual competitions - the Concerto competition and the Composition competition - to promote the recognition of musical excellence at Harvard.

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Stay tuned! Auditions for the 2016-2017 season of the Bach Society Orchestra will be held this coming fall. Please click the link below to find out more about the process.

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For 60 years, the Bach Society Orchestra has been made possible by people like you. Consider making a gift to the Orchestra to support the music you love.

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Bach Society Orchestra
Music Building
Harvard University
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138