Wind Ensembles

Charles Peltz and a conducting student working with an ensemble
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NEC: Brown Hall

NEC’s conducting students have ascended to some of the world’s most auspicious podiums, and here is your chance to see and hear them as they begin their careers. 

Weizhe Bai '24 MM and Rachel Brake...

A bass clarinetist performs
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NEC: Jordan Hall

NEC Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Winds close their 2023-24 season with a joint concert conducted by Carl Atkins, William Drury, Rachel Brake '24 MM, and Jackie Hu '24 MM.

This is an in-person...

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NEC: Jordan Hall

NEC alumna Mary K. Schneider is tonight's guest conductor of the NEC Wind Ensemble in a program of Mozart, Roshanne Etezady, Steven Stucky, and Roberto Sierra. NEC faculty and BSO member Mickey...

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NEC: Jordan Hall

Tonight the NEC Symphonic Winds, conducted by William Drury and Jackie Hu '24 MM, performs Jonathan Dove's Figures in the Garden and works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Franz Krommer, and Saskia Apon.

Th...

Holiday Pops, with tree
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NEC: Jordan Hall

It's a holiday celebration at NEC! This family-friendly choral and winds concert features popular holiday tunes, seasonal sweaters, Santa hats, and a singalong.

Join us for a festive evening...

WE tuba with mute
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NEC: Jordan Hall

NEC Wind Ensemble presents a concert under the direction of guest conductor and composer Robert Spittal, whose Concerto for Wind Ensemble will be premiered tonight. 

This is an in-person event with...

SymWnds, Bill Drury
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NEC: Jordan Hall

NEC Symphonic Winds, led by William Drury and Weizhe Bai '24 MM, perform works by Carl Nielsen, Timothy Huling, and Bob Nieske.

This is an in-person event with a private stream available to the NEC...

Jim Stephenson square
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NEC: Jordan Hall

NEC Wind Ensemble presents its first concert of the year under the direction of Weizhe Bai '24 MM and guest conductor and NEC alumnus James M. Stephenson.
 

James M. Stephenson

Jim Stephenson's...

Bill Drury
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NEC: Jordan Hall

NEC Symphonic Winds opens its season with a concert led by William Drury and Rachel Brake '24 MM.  Tonight's repertory includes the premiere of Three Portraits, composed for William Drury by Elena...

Wind Ensemble
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NEC YouTube Channel

The NEC Wind Ensembles are first in line when given a chance to celebrate music-making across disciplines. This concert, originally held on February 14, 2023, brings together musicians of the Wind...