NEC President Tony Woodcock launched a new blog at the invitation of the Huffington Post's Huff Post College blog site on 4 September 2012. Follow President Woodcock's recent posts here as RSS feeds—click on the title to read the full post.

The Baton and the Jackboot - Then and Now

Berta Geissmar was a doctor of philosophy, a musician, and an author. The poignant image she creates of Germany before National Socialism is one where culture and, in particular music, was absolutely at the forefront of life. Tony Woodcock http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tony-woodcock/

Who Do We Perform For?

Every September at New England Conservatory, we kick off the new academic year with an all-school assembly we call "Convocation." Tony Woodcock http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tony-woodcock/


WHY DO I LIKE THESE THINGS? ARE MY EARS ON WRONG? CHARLES IVES