Since New England Conservatory's founding in 1867, the school and its musicians have played a major role in the musical life of Boston, the nation, and the world.

Here are some memorable facets of NEC's history, from the people who make up our past to the traditions and values that shape our future and the future of music.


YOU PLAY BACH YOUR WAY, AND I'LL PLAY HIM HIS WAY. WANDA LANDOWSKA