David Elliott Memorial Service

On Friday, May 13, 2022, the Staff and Trustees of Harvard Radio Broadcasting (WHRB-FM) presented a service and concert honoring the memory of David R. Elliott ’64, a.k.a. (LT)^2 , live from the Memorial Church, Harvard Yard. You may find recordings of the events below.

Speeches and music paid tribute to David’s extraordinary life and his 58 years at WHRB. Officiating was The Rev. Calvon Jones, Assistant Minister in the Memorial Church, joined by eulogists Oscar Schafer ’61, Chairman, Rivulet Capital; Kathleen Fay, Executive Director, Boston Early Music Festival; and Jonathan Lehrich ’90, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Harvard Radio Broadcasting. Music included:

Bach: Prelude in E-flat, BWV 552; Edward Jones

Moore: Aria, “Mary’s Prayer”; Amanda Forsythe, Robert Levin ’68

Bach: Fugue in E-flat, BWV 552; Edward Jones


Performances featured Robert Levin ’68, Miki Cloud ’04, Jessica Bodner, and Raman Ramakrishnan ’98.

Brahms: Piano Quartet No. 3 in c, Op. 60 – Andante

Schubert: Impromptu in G-flat, Op. 90, No. 3, D. 899

Debussy: Pour le piano, L. 95 – Toccata

Dvořák: Piano Quartet in E-flat, Op. 87 – Lento

Memories of David

We also encourage you to visit the David Elliott Memories website and enjoy written, audio, and video memories of David. If you have any questions, please contact memorial@whrb.org.

WHRB is proud to continue David’s legacy and dedication to our listeners. To add your support to WHRB and its community, please consider donating via Paypal or mailed to the address below.

Our Mailing Address

attn: Memorial Service
389 Harvard St.
Cambridge, MA 02138-3900