September 12, 2013

Nedelka Prescod, who founded and leads NEC’s African-American Roots Ensemble, is pursuing doctoral studies in jazz following her master’s degree in Contemporary Improvisation. As Student Speaker at Convocation, which opened the College school year on September 4, Prescod told about the "life planning conversation" that led her to Google "N - E - C"—and what happened next.


I DON'T CARE MUCH ABOUT MUSIC. WHAT I LIKE IS SOUNDS. DIZZY GILLESPIE