Project LENS Explores Violence in Music with Steven Pinker and the Parker Quartet

By Rainer Crosett Project LENS will present a special event exploring violence in music with Steven Pinker and the Parker Quartet at Paine Hall, Harvard University on Friday, February 13th at 7:30pm. In his book The Better Angels of our Nature, Pinker argues that violence in human societies has declined over time, but when it comes to classical music, people often think … Continue reading Project LENS Explores Violence in Music with Steven Pinker and the Parker Quartet

Project LENS: First Season Updates

By Ranier Crosett About Project LENS: Project LENS is a performance collaborative with the mission of revealing connections between music and a wide variety of topics in the world beyond. Led by three core members--all Harvard/NEC affiliates--with backgrounds in music performance and other fields ranging from philosophy to neurobiology and art history, Project LENS inspires conversations on topics … Continue reading Project LENS: First Season Updates