Welcome to the New England Conservatory Orchestra Department website. This site is mainly for current NEC College Division Orchestra students looking for information about assignments and schedules. If you are looking for general concert information please go to NEC's public website:http://necmusic.edu

The Orchestra Department is closed for the holidays. The office will re-open on January 3. Email will not be checked when the office is closed. Happy Holidays!

(updated 1/14/2018)

Orchestra Calendar Spring 2018 (Subject to revision)
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NEC Orchestra Department Policies
Orchestra Department Policies 2017_2018.[...]
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Concert Dress Information
Concert Dress Guideline.01.pdf
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NEC Orchestra Department

Margie Apfelbaum, Director of Large Ensemble Administration

617 585-1338


Ashton Bush, Performance Librarian

617 585-1759


David Loebel, Associate Conductor


Donald Palma, Artistic Director NEC Chamber Orchestra


Hugh Wolff, Stanford and Norma Jean Calderwood Director of Orchestras


email for all of the above: