Paula Robison"Kirchner! Charming, unpredictable, maddening. In 1978 I commissioned Music for Flute and Orchestra. Now, so many years later, the stunningly beautiful opening bars, the rush of orchestral sound and explosion of color in the percussion will be reborn. I cannot wait!"
Paula Robison

Upcoming performances

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2014-09-08 Songwriting Workshop with Lake Street Dive 
2014-09-10 "Open For'm" on new work by Davide Ianni
2014-09-18 Evan Parker workshop
2014-09-22 Donatoni, Thomalla, Zorn
2014-09-23 New music by student composers
2014-10-09 Music of Dave Holland
2014-10-14 André Previn: No Strings Attached Boston premiere
2014-10-20 Hai-Dao Ensemble
2014-10-21 Michael Gandolfi: Winding Up, Winding Down world premiere
2014-10-23 Paul Stanhope: Cherubic Hymn Northern Hemisphere premiere
2014-10-27 Berio, Gubaidulina, Heiss, Wyner
2014-10-28 [nec] shivaree
2014-10-30 Music of Robert Cogan + Pozzi Escot
2014-11-04 John Zorn Residency
2014-11-05 Leon Kirchner: Encounters of Another Kind world premiere of corrected score
2014-11-23 Robert Xavier Rodriguez: Xochiquetzal world premiere
2014-11-23 Joan Huang: Orphan San Mao
2014-11-24 NEC Jazz Composers Ensemble
2014-12-02 NEC Jazz Composers' Workshop Orchestra
2014-12-02 New music by student composers
2014-12-04 Music of Bob Nieske and Jimmy Giuffre
2015-01-27 New music by student composers
2015-02-01 "Today's Youth Performs Today's Music"
2015-02-03 New music at NEC
2015-02-09 New music at NEC
2015-02-12 Harrison Birtwistle: Do You Hear What I Hear?
2015-02-17 Eden MacAdam-Somer: Order of the Virtues world premiere
2015-02-24 New music by student composers
2015-02-26 NEC Jazz Orchestra + Ken Schaphorst
2015-03-10 New music by student composers
2015-04-07 New music by student composers
2015-04-07 Laurence Wallach: Winter Music world premiere
2015-04-16 Commencement Concert
2015-04-21 New music by student composers
2015-04-22 New music at NEC
2015-05-06 New music at NEC
2015-06-13 Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice
2015-06-14 Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice
2015-06-15 Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice
2015-06-16 Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice
2015-06-17 Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice
2015-06-18 Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice
2015-06-19 Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice
2015-06-20 Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice

2014-09-18


IF YOU HAVE TO ASK WHAT JAZZ IS, YOU'LL NEVER KNOW. LOUIS ARMSTRONG