Ensemble: NEC Philharmonia

Conductor: Robert Spano

Artists: Cheyanne Coss (Soprano), Brooke Dircks (Soprano), Jane Eaglen (Soprano), Kirsten Hart (Soprano), Emily M. Jensen (Soprano), Tamra Jones (Soprano), Enola Schow (Soprano), Nataly Wickham (Soprano), Chelsea Bolter (Mezzo Soprano), Kara Morgan (Mezzo Soprano), Greer Grimsley (Bass Baritone)

***A limited number of seats are still available in ALL seating areas of Jordan Hall. Please complete your purchase NOW for best choice of remaining seats. If you are experiencing difficulties in obtaining tickets in your desired seating area, please contact the NEC box office at 617-585-1260 or Janet Goff at 617-585-1152. We look forward to seeing you at this once-in-a-lifetime event!***

A gala performance of one of the most thrilling sections of Wagner's "Ring," cycle, Act III of "Die Walkure" is being presented as a benefit to support the construction of NEC's Student Life and Performance Center.

The first new construction on campus since 1959, the SLPC will transform the Conservatory with a new residence hall of 252 beds, dining commons, reunited score and listening libraries, black box theatre/Opera Studio, large and small ensemble rooms with recording facilities, and multiple areas for socializing and meeting.

Construction is slated to begin in summer 2015 and opening for fall 2017, to coincide with NEC's 150th anniversary.

Cast List:
Brunnhilde...Jane Eaglen
Wotan...Greer Grimsley
Sieglinde...Kirsten Hart
Helmwige...Nataly Wickham
Ortlinde...Enola Schow
Gerhilde...Cheyanne Coss
Waltraute...Brooke Dircks
Rossweisse...Emily Jensen
Siegrune...Tamra Jones
Grimgerde...Kara Morgan
Schwertleite...Chelsea Bolter

photo from 2005 production by Chris Bennion/courtesy Seattle Opera

A limited number of seats are still available in ALL seating areas of Jordan Hall. Please complete your purchase NOW for best choice of remaining seats. If you are experiencing difficulties in obtaining tickets in your desired seating area, please contact the NEC box office at 617-585-1260 or Janet Goff at 617-585-1152. We look forward to seeing you at this once-in-a-lifetime event!

$500, $250 premium tickets: Purchase and learn more about benefits included with these limited-quantity tickets.

$150, $100 tickets: Purchase tickets online.

How to support NEC's Student Life & Performance Center

Jane Eaglen talks about Die Walküre (NEC website).

Jane Eaglen talks about Die Walküre (Boston Musical Intelligencer).

Robert Spano talks about Die Walküre (Boston Globe).

Jane Eaglen faculty bio
Greer Grimsley faculty bio
Robert Spano website

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Program

Wagner: Die Walkure, Act 3
Cheyanne Coss (Soprano), Brooke Dircks (Soprano), Jane Eaglen (Soprano), Kirsten Hart (Soprano), Emily M. Jensen (Soprano), Tamra Jones (Soprano), Enola Schow (Soprano), Nataly Wickham (Soprano), Chelsea Bolter (Mezzo Soprano), Kara Morgan (Mezzo Soprano), Greer Grimsley (Bass Baritone)

Date: December 10, 2014 - 7:00PM

Price: $100-$500, premium tickets include additional benefits.

Location: NEC's Jordan Hall

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NEC's FREE concerts do not require a ticket, unless stated in concert listing. Unreserved seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open 30 minutes prior to the concert's start time.


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