Recital: Quinn McGillis '24 MM, Trombone

NEC: Brown Hall | Directions

290 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA
United States

NEC's students meet one-on-one each week with a faculty artist to perfect their craft. As each one leaves NEC to make their mark in the performance world, they present a full, professional recital that is free and open to the public. It's your first look at the artists of tomorrow.

Quinn McGillis '24 MM studies Trombone with Toby Oft.

This is an in-person event with a private stream available to the NEC community here:


  • Quinn McGillis '24 MM, trombone
  • Cynthia Chih-Yu Tseng, piano
  • Toby Oft, studio teacher
  1. Frank Martin | Ballade for Trombone and Piano (1940-41)

    • Cynthia Chih-Yu Tseng, piano
  2. Johannes Brahms | Vier ernste Gesänge, op. 121

    Denn es gehet dem Menschen
    Ich wandte mich und sahe an
    O Tod, wie bitter bist du
    Wenn ich mit Menschen– und mit Engelzungen

    • Cynthia Chih-Yu Tseng, piano

  4. Georg Christoph Wagensail | Trombone Concerto in E-flat Major

    Allegro assai

    • Cynthia Chih-Yu Tseng, piano
  5. Launy Grøndahl | Trombone Concerto (1924)

    Moderato assai ma molto maestoso
    Quasi una leggenda: Andante grave
    Finale: Maestoso – Rondo

    • Cynthia Chih-Yu Tseng, piano