Welcome to the Yale Institute of Sacred Music – a premier center for the interdisciplinary study of sacred music, worship, and the related arts. The ISM engages musicians, artists, clergy, and scholars from around the world in rigorous training and collaboration, and offers a full calendar of  concerts, lectures, exhibitions, and other events.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 5:00pm
Christ Church Episcopal See map
84 Broadway
New Haven, CT 06511
Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 7:30pm
Sprague Memorial Hall See map
470 College St.
New Haven, CT 06511
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 12:30pm
Woolsey Hall See map
500 College St.
New Haven, CT 06511
Friday, February 6, 2015 - 7:30pm
Marquand Chapel See map
409 Prospect St.
New Haven, CT 06511


Richard Rephann with a student. Photo by Harold Shapiro
January 8, 2015
Richard Rephann, harpsichordist and Director Emeritus of the Yale University Collection of Musical Instruments, died peacefully at Arden Courts Memory Care Community in...
December 22, 2014
The ISM had its annual holiday party on December 12, right after Schola’s Charpentier performance under the direction of Simon Carrington. Here’s to our students...
9/11 Memorial
December 19, 2014
For the third consecutive year, the ISM organized a field trip to New York in October to kick off the fall semester and foster community building among new and returning...