An American Anthem
Date: Saturday, March 1, 2014
Time: 8 p.m.
Tickets: Adult: $35; $10 student
Venue: Tsai Performance Center
The New England Philharmonic, under the direction of Richard Pittman, continues the tradition of presenting Boston and world premieres with one of each!
The concert includes the Boston Premiere of Michael Gandolfi’s Chesapeake: Summer of 1814 that chronicles the events that led to the creation of the Star Spangled Banner, featuring both the Simmons College and MIT College Concert Choirs. The evening also marks the world premiere of Bernard Hoffer’s Violin Concerto, written for and performed by NEP’s Concertmaster Danielle Maddon.
Chesapeake: Summer of 1814
Simmons College and MIT Concert Choirs
Danielle Maddon, soloist
Symphony no. 1