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
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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
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The Boston Globe
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Boston, MA
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Jeremy Eichler
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Globe Staff

Reza Vali: Toward That Endless Plain

Reza Vali: Toward That Endless Plain has garnered critical acclaim.

Price: $16.99
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Folk Songs, Set No. 8 | Folk Songs, Set No. 14
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1026
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Disc 1: 50:55
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February 2013
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Thomas Oboe Lee: Six Concertos

The double-disc set, Thomas Oboe Lee: Six Concertos, is available for purchase

Price: $35.99
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Flauta Carioca | ... bisbigliando ... | Violin Concerto | Piano Concerto ... Mozartiana | Persephone and the Four Seasons | Eurydice ... A Tone Poem for Cello and Orchestra
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1025
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Disc 1: 65:02
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January 2013
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Rough Breathing/Smooth Breathing

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Join us at the Club Cafe for the first installment of our Club Concert series this season
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Get your tickets to BMOP's first Club Concert of the 2012-13 season. Curated by composer Marti Epstein and flutist Sarah Brady, this chamber concert will feature brand new compositions played by some of Boston's most renowned musicians.

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Two New Releases from BMOP/sound

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BMOP/sound's two newest releases - <i>Paul Moravec: Northern Lights Electric</i> and <i>Thomas Oboe Lee: Six Concertos</i> - have arrived!
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BMOP/sound proudly presents Paul Moravec: Northern Lights Electric, and Thomas Oboe Lee: Six Concertos, available for purchase now!

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Paul Moravec: Northern Lights Electric

Paul Moravec: Northern Lights Electric is now available for purchase

Price: $19.99
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Recording Subtitle 
Clarinet Concerto | Sempre Diritto! | Montserrat: Concerto for Cello and Orchestra
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1024
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Disc 1: 70:42
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December 2012
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Voilà! Viola!

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Odes to the viola featuring two world premieres on Friday, February 15, at 8pm
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We celebrate the viola with works by Gordon Jacob, Chinary Ung, George Perle, Donald Crockett, and Chen Yi. Join us in Jordan Hall for another thrilling BMOP concert!

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