ECLIPTIC

Enjoy a fully immersive audio-visual experience and prepare yourself to spring into space!

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Join two of Boston’s leading new music ensembles, Nightingale Vocal Ensemble and Juventas New Music Ensemble, for ECLIPTIC, a collaboration featuring world premieres for twelve voices, a string quartet, and electronics. The program features original music by Nightingale composers Laura Nevitt, Michal Nissimoff, Nicholas Ford, and Nathan Halbur, as well as Aaron Copland’s epic choral masterpiece, In The Beginning, featuring mezzo-soprano soloist Felicia Gavilanes. 

Experience music telling the story of “light” in the universe brought to life with immersive visuals developed by the Charles Hayden Planetarium and long-time Nightingale collaborator Chad Dorsey. Enjoy a fully immersive audio-visual experience and prepare yourself to spring into space!

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Date and Time

Wednesday, May 1 | 7:30 pm

Audience

Adults 18+

Location

Charles Hayden Planetarium View Map

Price

$15

Language

English
Get Tickets

Date and Time

Wednesday, May 1 | 7:30 pm

Audience

Adults 18+

Location

Charles Hayden Planetarium View Map

Price

$15

Language

English

Join two of Boston’s leading new music ensembles, Nightingale Vocal Ensemble and Juventas New Music Ensemble, for ECLIPTIC, a collaboration featuring world premieres for twelve voices, a string quartet, and electronics. The program features original music by Nightingale composers Laura Nevitt, Michal Nissimoff, Nicholas Ford, and Nathan Halbur, as well as Aaron Copland’s epic choral masterpiece, In The Beginning, featuring mezzo-soprano soloist Felicia Gavilanes. 

Experience music telling the story of “light” in the universe brought to life with immersive visuals developed by the Charles Hayden Planetarium and long-time Nightingale collaborator Chad Dorsey. Enjoy a fully immersive audio-visual experience and prepare yourself to spring into space!

Featuring

Nightingale Members

Michal Nissimoff
Motomi Tanaka
Hannah Carlson
Felicia Gavinales
Barbara Hill
Chihiro Asano
Zac Costantino
Morgan Mastrangelo
Arhan Kumar
Nathan Halbur
Michael Galvin
Jádon Brooks

A String quartet from Juventas New Music Ensemble

Ben Perry, conductor
Ryan Shannon, violin
Grant Houston, violin
Lu Yu, viola
Nick Johnson, cello

About Nightingale

Nightingale is a Boston-based vocal ensemble dedicated to curating unique and imaginative concert experiences by performing members’ original compositions, presenting varied ensemble and chamber works, and engaging in innovative collaborations. nightingalevocalensemble.com/

About Juventas

Juventas New Music Ensemble is a contemporary chamber group with a special focus on emerging voices. Juventas shares classical music as a vibrant, living art form. They bring audiences music from a diverse array of composers that live in today’s world and respond to our time. juventasmusic.org/