Dreams & Legends

Date: October 26, 2013
Time: 8 p.m.
Venue: Tsai Performance Center

Boston University Trumpet Ensemble Library Fanfare

Elliott Carter Pocahontas
John Harbison Cello Concerto
Jan Müller-Szeraws, soloist

Boston University Trumpet Ensemble Dedicatory Fanfare

Carl Schimmel Woolgatherer’s Chapbook
2013 NEP Call for Scores winner

Leos Janacek Sinfonietta
With the Boston University Trumpet Ensemble



A Distant Journey

Date: December 15, 2013
Time: 3 p.m.
Venue: Tsai Performance Center


Richard Cornell

Richard Wagner Prelude to Act III,Lohengrin

John Adams
Tromba lontana


Sammy Andonian

Silvestre Revueltas Janitzio

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto first movement
Performed by NEP’s 2013 Young Artist Competition Winner Sammy Andonian

Richard Cornell Umai’s Journey
featuring the Boston Children’s Chorus
Narrated by Renée T. White, Dean of Simmons College



NEP_performance_AmericanAn American Anthem

Date: March 1, 2014
Time: 8 p.m.
Venue: Tsai Performance Center

Michael Gandolfi Chesapeake: Summer of 1814
Simmons College and MIT Concert Choirs

Bernard Hoffer  Violin Concerto
Danielle Maddon, soloist
World premiere

Dmitri Shostakovich  Symphony no. 1



NEP_performance_Firsts 2014

Firsts & Fantasies

Date: May 3, 2014
Time: 8 p.m.
Venue: Tsai Performance Center

Gunther Schuller, NEP Composer Laureate  Dramatic Overture
Boston premiere

David Rakowski, NEP Composer-in-Residence   Zephyrs from Dance Episodes Symphony no. 5
World premiere

Roy Harris  Fantasy for Piano and Orchestra
Steven Drury, soloist

Sergei Prokofiev  Symphony no. 7