Annual Report Finds Harvard Kennedy School Faculty Remains Largely White, Male
Harvard Square Celebrates Oktoberfest
Harvard Corporation Members Donated Big to Democrats in 2020 Elections
City Council Candidates Propose Strategies for Supporting Low-Income Residents at Virtual Forum
FAS Dean Gay Hopes to Update Affiliates on Ethnic Studies Search by Semester’s End
Performer, accompanist, and an audience of 400 people were all present at Sanders Theatre last night, but one important ingredient in a recital was conspicuous by its absence--the piano.
After the large audience that had come to hear Paul Hindemith, viola, and Jesus Sanroma, piano, had fidgeted for half an hour before an empty stage, Walter H. Piston, Jr., '24, assistant professor of Music, announced that Hindemith would play the first number without benefit of piano accompaniment.
"The piano's on its way," he said.
When the piece was finished, Piston was forced to admit that the Piano must have gone badly astray, and the audience adjourned en masse to Paine Hall for the rest of the recital.
Want to keep up with breaking news? Subscribe to our email newsletter.