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NEC Broadcasts Concert Featuring Mary Halvorson Leading Students In Her Music Photo NEC Broadcasts Concert Featuring Mary Halvorson Leading Students In Her Music
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2021

New England Conservatory's internationally renowned Contemporary Improvisation (CI) Department hosts groundbreaking guitarist, composer, and improviser and MacArthur fellow Mary Halvorson for a three-day residency Tuesday, October 5 ‚Äď Thursday, October 7.

New England Conservatory's Pioneering Jazz Studies and Contemporary Improvisation Dep Photo New England Conservatory's Pioneering Jazz Studies and Contemporary Improvisation Departments Present Fall 2021 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 19, 2021

New England Conservatory's internationally renowned Jazz Studies and Contemporary Improvisation Departments announce their 2021 fall season with an array of concerts featuring NEC students performing with faculty and guest artists.

CABARET LATINO, SONGS OF THE AMERICAS Announced At IndyFringe Fest 2021 Photo CABARET LATINO, SONGS OF THE AMERICAS Announced At IndyFringe Fest 2021
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 29, 2021

After more than a year of crushing cancellations and darkened theatres, Klein & Alvarez Productions, LLC of Indianapolis enthusiastically presents four performances of a show that will sizzle at this summer's IndyFringe Theatre Festival, running August 19 through September 5, 2021. 

Symphony of the Mountains Announces 2021-22 Season Lineup Photo Symphony of the Mountains Announces 2021-22 Season Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Jul 10, 2021

Learn more about the full lineup, dates, locations, and how to purchase tickets here!

NEC Jazz Orchestra Celebrates Music Of Ken Schaphorst In Concert Broadcast May 6 Photo NEC Jazz Orchestra Celebrates Music Of Ken Schaphorst In Concert Broadcast May 6
by A.A. Cristi - May 4, 2021

The NEC Jazz Orchestra celebrates the music of Jazz Studies Chair Ken Schaphorst in their final concert of the season.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: April 10-11- with Ali Stroker, Annette Bening and More! Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: April 10-11- with Ali Stroker, Annette Bening and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 10, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, April 10-11, 2021.

Frank Carlberg Leads NEC Jazz Composers' Orchestra In Streaming Concert Photo Frank Carlberg Leads NEC Jazz Composers' Orchestra In Streaming Concert
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 3, 2020

In a concert streamed from New England Conservatory, The NEC Jazz Composers' Workshop Orchestra performs music of gifted NEC students performed by their student peers on Tuesday, December 8 at 8 p.m. EST.

BSO's 'Adès Conducts Adès' CD Nominated For Three Grammys Photo BSO's 'Adès Conducts Adès' CD Nominated For Three Grammys
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 24, 2020

The Boston Symphony Orchestra's latest recording on the Deutsche Grammophon label, Adès Conducts Adès, garnered three Grammy nominations earlier today: for Best Classical Instrumental Solo, Best Classical Compendium, and Best Contemporary Classical Composition.

NEC's Contemporary Improvisation Dept. Presents Streaming Concert Featuring Extraordi Photo NEC's Contemporary Improvisation Dept. Presents Streaming Concert Featuring Extraordinary Student Musicians
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 19, 2020

New England Conservatory's Contemporary Improvisation department presents a concert featuring two of its most popular ensembles: Open Form Ensemble and Survivors Breakfast on Monday, November 23. Both ensembles are coached by acclaimed faculty member Anthony Coleman.

NEC's Student Ensembles Announce Upcoming Livestream Concerts Photo NEC's Student Ensembles Announce Upcoming Livestream Concerts
by Stephi Wild - Nov 8, 2020

Exceptional student ensembles from New England Conservatory's internationally renowned Jazz Studies and Contemporary Improvisation (CI) Departments perform an array of jazz, world, and creative music concerts throughout November. Concerts feature everything from the Persian music, contemporary chamber music, early jazz and West African music.

NEC Jazz Orchestra Celebrates the Music of Duke Ellington With Livestream Performanc Photo NEC Jazz Orchestra Celebrates the Music of Duke Ellington With Livestream Performance from Iconic Jordan Hall
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 7, 2020

In a concert streamed live from New England Conservatory's iconic Jordan Hall, the NEC Jazz Orchestra celebrates the genius of Duke Ellington on Thursday, October 15 with Reminiscing in Tempo: Music of Duke Ellington.

Drummer/Composer Nasheet Waits Joins New England Conservatory Faculty Photo Drummer/Composer Nasheet Waits Joins New England Conservatory Faculty
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 26, 2020

New England Conservatory's Jazz Studies Department has hired renowned drummer, composer and educator Nasheet Waits to join the jazz faculty beginning in the 2020-2021 academic year.

Daniel Hersog 'Night Devoid Of Stars' Out Friday, June 12 Photo Daniel Hersog 'Night Devoid Of Stars' Out Friday, June 12
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 8, 2020

Vancouver-based jazz composer Daniel Hersog wrote much of the music for Night Devoid of Stars, his debut big-band album, early in the morning before teaching, with news on the TV in the background.

Limon Dance Company Will Perform in 3 Limon Classics at the Joyce Photo Limon Dance Company Will Perform in 3 Limon Classics at the Joyce
by Stephi Wild - Mar 5, 2020

The Limón Dance Company, Colin Connor, Artistic Director, will appear at The Joyce Theater, March 31-April 5, in a program of three Limón masterworks: The Traitor, Orfeo, and Mazurkas. Here is a special opportunity to see a richly varied all-Limón program, and new productions of his masterworks, performed by an ensemble of virtuosic, expressive artists.

World Premiere Recordings Released Of Thomas Adès' Acclaimed Concerto For Piano And  Photo World Premiere Recordings Released Of Thomas Adès' Acclaimed Concerto For Piano And Orchestra And 'Totentanz'
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2020

The Boston Symphony Orchestra has added another CD to its extensive and prestigious discography: world-premiere recordings made live at Symphony Hall of Thomas Adès' Concerto for Piano and Orchestra (performed in 2019) and Totentanz (2016), featuring pianist Kirill Gerstein, mezzo-soprano Christianne Stotijn, baritone Mark Stone, and the Boston Symphony Orchestra under the composer's direction. They are part of a new album from Deutsche Grammophon, set for international release on February 28, 2020.

Limon Returns To The Joyce Photo Limon Returns To The Joyce
by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2020

The Limón Dance Company returns to the Joyce with a program of masterworks by José Limón, performed by dancers known for their 'humility, unpretentiousness, and faith.' (The New York Times) In 'The Traitor,' music by Gunther Schuller, Limón draws from the archetypal power struggle between Judas and Jesus.

Aubrey Johnson's Debut UNRAVELED Out This March Photo Aubrey Johnson's Debut UNRAVELED Out This March
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 3, 2020

More than a decade into a creatively charged career, Aubrey Johnson is proud to announce the March 20th release of her debut album, Unraveled. Due out on Outside in Music, Unraveled marks this consummate jazz vocalist's arrival as a composer, arranger, and bandleader with a captivating vision of her own.

Christos Rafalides And The Manhattan Vibes Perform At WCT's Jazz Masters Series Photo Christos Rafalides And The Manhattan Vibes Perform At WCT's Jazz Masters Series
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2019

On Today, February 16, the Jazz Masters Series of Westchester Collaborative Theater (WCT) will feature internationally known vibraphonist Christos Rafalides and his group, the Manhattan Vibes. Rafalides has appeared at such venues as Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall and has been featured with numerous notable artists including Wynton Marsalis and Chaka Khan. In 2002, a Manhattan Vibes CD was named one of the year's top ten jazz recordings by Jazz Times.

Judi Silvano Performs At Birdland Theater This Monday Photo Judi Silvano Performs At Birdland Theater This Monday
by Julie Musbach - Feb 15, 2019

Birdland Jazz Club, located at 315 West 44th St New York, NY, is thrilled to welcome four time Downbeat Top 10 Vocalist and Composer Judi Silvano and the Zephyr Band for a performance on Monday, February 18th.

Sylvan Winds Open 2019 Season With HARLEM MOSAIC Photo Sylvan Winds Open 2019 Season With HARLEM MOSAIC
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 14, 2019

The Sylvan Winds announce the opening concert of the 2019 Spring Season celebrating music, art, and history. Performing in important cultural and historic New York City buildings, the ensemble creates imaginative and informative programs that reflect the environs of each space.

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