At Huffington Post, the voices of New England Conservatory faculty and community reveal the many facets of NEC.

Jazz Tradition, Innovation, and the Generational Divide

By Miguel Zenón “Jazz music is not my music.” This fact came to me early, early enough for me to realize, as a young and New England Conservatory http://www.huffingtonpost.com/author/new-england-conservatory

“One Minute of Just Us” - A Classical Music Social Experiment

So many what-ifs went through my head while I panicked quietly. What I did not realize was that a line had already formed New England Conservatory http://www.huffingtonpost.com/author/new-england-conservatory

With Your Teeth

By Nico Olarte-Hayes As a cellist, I’ve spent a lot of time contemplating my arms. In my mind, they begin at my spine, growing New England Conservatory http://www.huffingtonpost.com/author/new-england-conservatory


MUSIC IS THE SILENCE BETWEEN THE NOTES. CLAUDE DEBUSSY