New Release from BMOP/sound

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Arthur Berger's BMOP/sound disc is now available for purchase!
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Available Now: the long-awaited Arthur Berger CD, Words for Music, Perhaps, get a copy today for some of his lesser known chamber works.

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Michael Gandolfi: From the Institutes of Groove

No institutionalization necessary to enjoy Michael Gandolfi's From the Institutes of Groove!

Price: $19.99
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Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra | Fantasia for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra
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1028
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Disc 1: 51:34
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May 2013
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Boston Musical Intelligencer on Gen OrcXstrated

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Nolan Eley, of the Boston Musical Intelligencer, reviews our 2013-14 season finale
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Norman’s piece succeeded beyond what even his most ardent supporters could have anticipated. Combining everything from Bach to Reich in beautiful form, he channeled the modern human condition in which technology dominates ever more of our lives.

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Boston Classical Review on Gen OrcXstrated

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David Wright, of the Boston Classical Review, shares his take on our 17th season closer
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"Those who fear for the future of the symphony orchestra can take heart in knowing that there is still quality work being done by more-or-less young composers writing for classical music’s big band."

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Andrew Norman feature on BNN-TV

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Can't wait for tomorrow's concert? Watch this interview to get an idea of what's to come!
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Composer-in-residence Andrew Norman appeared on Boston Neighborhood Network to discuss his trajectory as a composer as well as the upcoming BMOP season finale, during which his Play will be premiered, along with works by fellow Gen X-ers Mason Bates and Huang Ruo.

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NEC Celebrates British Composer Oliver Knussen

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NEC celebrates Oliver Knussen with honorary degree, performances, lecture, and masterclasses
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At BMOP's free April 14th concert, composer and NEC Master Composer-in-Residence Oliver Knussen will be awarded an Honorary Doctorate following intermission during the evening's program.

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NEC Celebrates British Composer Oliver Knussen with honorary doctorate and more in April 2013

For immediate release: March 29, 2013

• Degree Bestowed at Boston Modern Orchestra Project Concert, April 14
• Performances by [nec] shivaree, BMOP
• Knussen Will Give Lecture, Work with NEC composition Students in Two Masterclasses

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April 2, 2013
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New England Conservatory
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Boston, MA
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Ellen Pfeifer
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Senior Communications Specialist
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617-585-1143
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Two New Releases from BMOP/sound

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BMOP/sound's two newest releases have arrived!
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Available Now BMOP/sound's two incredible new CDs: Reza Vali's Persian-influenced Folk Songs and Concerto for Persian Ney, and Martin Boykan's rare works for orchestra.

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Martin Boykan: Orchestral Works

Martin Boykan's Orchestral Works is a must-have addition to your collection of new orchestral music.

Price: $16.99
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Concerto for Violin and Orchestra | Symphony for Orchestra
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1027
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Disc 1: 50:01
Recording Release Date 
March 2013
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BMOP gives the viola its moment in the sun

And now, it might be asked, should we pity the viola? It is after all consigned to an unglamorous middle range, and is ever on the receiving end of all that merciless skewering (if you don’t know what I mean, type “viola jokes” into Google, or ask anyone who has played in an orchestra).

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February 18, 2013
Media Source 
The Boston Globe
Media Location 
Boston, MA
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Media Contact Name 
Jeremy Eichler
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Globe Staff

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