New England Conservatory Announces Fall 2022 Slate

By David Salazar

The New England Conservatory has announced its fall concert slate.

For the purposes of this article, our focus will be solely on vocal performances.

Mezzo-soprano MaryAnn McCormick and pianist JJ Penna will perform a faculty recital.

Performance Date: Oct. 13, 2022

The NEC Lieberabend will feature songs in a variety of languages.

Performance Date: Oct. 19, 2022

The NEC Chamber Singers will showcase a program of music by such composers as Ligeti, Cecilia McDowall, Marie-Claire Saindon, Barber, Brahms, and Whitacre, among others. Erica Washburn conducts.

Performance Date: Oct. 25, 2022 

Perkin Opera Scenes will feature scenes from the Yiddish operetta “Di Goldene Kale.”

Performance Date: Oct. 26 – 28, 2022

The NEC Symphonic Choir will team up with the Symphonic Winds for a program that honors U.S. veterans.

Performance Date: Nov. 17, 2022 

NEC Opera will present “The Turn of the Screw.”

Performance Date: Nov. 17 – 20, 2022

There will be a series of performances of Opera Scenes by the undergraduate opera program.

Performance Date: Dec. 2 & 3, 2022 

The “First Monday” showcase will feature mezzo-soprano Mary McCormick in Ravel’s “Chansons madécasses.” The program will also feature chamber music by Fauré and Dutilleux.

Performance Date: Dec. 5, 2022

There will be another Lieberabend.

Performance Date: Dec. 7, 2022

The NEC Chamber singers will perform alongside the Symphony Windos and Navy Band NE in a program entitled “Into the Holidays.”

Performance Date: Dec. 12, 2022

Graduate students will put on a program of Händel arias and Shakespeare Monologues.

Performance Date: Dec. 13, 2022