Spring Forward Festival: Brass Duo and Quintet

Welcome to NEC's Spring Forward Festival — a 10-day, on-campus performance intensive taking place May 17–26!

The Spring Forward Festival is an opportunity for students who have been working remotely this academic year to return to NEC and collaborate with each other. The festival will feature rehearsals, coachings, and performance classes, as well as individual practice time, followed by a series of performances between May 21–26 that are broadcast live from campus via the NEC website. For more on the festival, click here

Enjoy today's Spring Forward Festival Brass Duo and Quintet performance!

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  1. J. S. Bach | from Two-Part Inventions, BWV 772-786

    Invention No. 1 in C Major, BWV 772
    Invention No. 4 in D Minor, BWV 775

    • Matthew Mihalko, trumpet
    • Jack Earnhart, euphonium
    • Norman Bolter, coach
  2. Victor Ewald | Brass Quintet No. 1, op. 5

    Moderato - Più mosso
    Adagio non troppo lento - Allegro vivace - Tempo I: Adagio
    Allegro moderato

    • Cody York and Matthew Mihalko, trumpet
    • Tess Reagan, French horn
    • Kevin Smith and Roger Dahlin, trombone
    • Norman Bolter, coach