NEC says "Thank you, Boston" all year with its "NEC Prep Presents" concerts. Free admission to these concerts by senior Prep ensembles marks our gratitude for the support of the City of Boston and the parents, siblings, schools, and music teachers who make our work possible.
The Melba Sandberg Memorial Concert
NEC Preparatory School's Youth Repertory Orchestra conducted by Jane Ezbicki and String Chamber Orchestra conducted by Peter Jarvis perform end of the year concert in honor of the late Melba Sandberg, who taught and conducted ensembles at NEC for 20 years.
The Melba Sandberg Memorial Concert New England Conservatory is honored to thank The Michael and Helen Schaffer Foundation for its leadership commitment to establishing an annual concert in memory of Melba Sandberg and supporting current use scholarships for students in NEC’s Preparatory School.
Youth Repertory Orchestra
Bizet: Carmen Suite No. 1
Grieg: Sigurd Jorsalfar
Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole
Sean Diehl, violin
String Chamber Orchestra
Bloch: Concerto Grosso
Debussy: Danses Sacree et Profane for solo harp and strings
Clara Wang, harp
Hovhaness: Alleluia and Fugue
Vaughan Williams: Variations on Greensleeves
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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.