NEC Preparatory School Youth Chorale and Children's Chorus

NEC: Jordan Hall | Directions

290 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA
United States

Please join us for the final performance of NEC's Youth Chorale and Children's Chorus.  Conductors include Laura Nevitt, Erica J. Washburn and Calvin Isaac Wamser '24 MM.

  1. Ensembles
    • NEC Children's Chorus
    • Laura Nevitt, conductor
    • Chris Lockman, piano
  2. Benjamin Britten | Cuckoo! from "Friday Afternoons"

  3. Laura Nevitt | The Bird of Paradise from "The Gray Bird"

    • Emma Servadio, violin
    • Pi-Wei Lin, cello
  4. George Frideric Handel | Art Thou Troubled? from "Rodelinda"

  5. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart | Alleluia from "Exsultate, jubilate!"

  6. African-American Spiritual (arr. Rollo Dilworth) | I've Got Peace Like a River


    NEC Preparatory School Children’s Chorus

    Laura Nevitt, director
    Lena Wong ’25 MM, student manager
    Chris Lockman, rehearsal accompanist

    Rosie Bateman
    Nina Dundas
    Eliza Gastrock
    Julian Markard Hirshfield
    Savannah Kaminsky
    Johanna Lam
    Olivia Lam
    Lily Li-Nagy
    Ivy Liao
    Rachel Ma
    Elyza Oglice
    Esthera Oglice
    Victoria Paramova
    Emily Peng
    William Peng
    Jai Sathiraju
    Judá Soto
    Jessica Tang
    Alexander Wagtowicz

    Adam Zhang
    Sam Zhou

    Laura Nevitt is a conductor, composer, and educator based in Boston. She is Founder and Artistic Director of Lilith Vocal Ensemble, Children’s Chorus Director at NEC Prep, Associate Conductor at Voices Boston Children’s Choir, a Teaching Artist with Boston Lyric Opera and Handel & Haydn Society, and Music Director at First Parish UU in Needham, MA, where she is also Artistic Director of the newly formed “To The Fore” Concert Series, focused on bringing historically marginalized voices to the forefront.
            As a composer, Laura is especially passionate about giving voice and space to gender marginalized musicians and poets through choral and vocal music. Their compositions have been performed by musicians across the country, including the Handel & Haydn Society Youth Choruses, Choral Arts Initiative, the Evelyn Duo, Voices Boston Children’s Choir, Boston Conservatory Choir, Nightingale Vocal Ensemble, Lilith Vocal Ensemble, BRACE New Music Choir, the UofSC Concert Choir, and the Choir of Saint Peter’s Episcopal Church in Cambridge.

  7. Ensembles
    • NEC Youth Chorale
    • Erica J. Washburn, conductor
    • Calvin Isaac Wamser '24 MM, assistant conductor
    • Da-Yu Liu, piano
  8. Emma Lou Diemer | Three Madrigals

    O mistress mine, where are you roaming?
    Take, oh, take those lips away
    Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more

  9. Latvian Folksong (arr. Laura Jēkabsone) | unaM udēB

  10. Vincent Persichetti

    dominic has a doll from Four Cummings Choruses

    sam was a man

    • Calvin Isaac Wamser '24, conductor
    • Da-Yu Liu, piano
  11. Traditional Ecuadorian (arr. Gerardo Guevara) | Apamuy Shengo

    • Calvin Isaac Wamser '24 MM, conductor
  12. Scottish Folk Tune (arr. Bryan Sharpe) | Skye Boat Song

  13. Randall Thompson | The Road Not Taken from "Frostiana"


    NEC Youth Chorale

    Erica J. Washburn, director
    Calvin Isaac Wamser ’24 MM, student manager and assistant conductor
    Da-Yu Liu, rehearsal accompanist

    Ashley Chen
    Hannah Goodwin
    Bailee Green
    Maggie King
    Lindsay Kwon
    Darya Leschiner
    Madeline Lytton
    Claire Park
    Alla Petrosyan
    Adam Pinto
    Mia Snorek-Yates
    Natalie Tulipani
    Clara Van de Velde
    Calvin Isaac Wamser
    Ariel Wang
    Mary Wang
    Maximilian Wood
    Nicholas Ying
    Christopher Yoo
    Henri Youmans
    Eddie Zhou
    Kevin Zhou