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Christina Dioguardi
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Christina Dioguardi is a musicologist and bassoonist who specializes in medieval music, particularly the Italian trecento. Her scholarly interests include Italian and French secular vocal polyphony...

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Gabe Alfieri holds a Ph.D. in Musicology from Boston University, where he wrote his dissertation in “‘Experiments Alien to Carnegie Hall’: Musical Modernism and the American Popular Theater.” He...

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Florence Price
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NEC: Pierce Hall

Musicologist John Michael Cooper and pianist Lara Downes will present a lecture-recital of unpublished works by Florence B. Price, an NEC composition/organ alum and the first African-American woman to...

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NEC: Jordan Hall

Since at least the 16th century, the Turkish maftirim repertoire – Hebrew devotional poetry set to Turkish makam music for use in the synagogue – demonstrates the deep relationships Ottoman Jews...

Nicholas Kitchen
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NEC: Jordan Hall
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Scott Metcalfe is the director of Blue Heron, acclaimed by The Boston Globe as “one of the Boston music community’s indispensables” and the winner of the 2018 Gramophone Classical Music Award for...

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This “coffeehouse opera” was created by alumnus and faculty member Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol ’00 MM, ’04 DMA.
Sean Gallagher faculty profile
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Gallagher is the first musician or music historian to be elected to the Society in its 52-year history.
Frank Battisti, Veronica Jochum, John Moriarty, Gregory Smith
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Frank Battisti, Veronica Jochum, John Moriarty, and Gregory Smith will be honored as Faculty Emeriti at Commencement 2019.
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