We are the village it takes to produce the highest caliber musicians, for whom music is language, memory, community, social force, and mover of humanity. Here are the latest stories about our students, faculty, and alumni from all areas of NEC life—our College, Preparatory School, and School of Continuing Education.
Massachusetts Cultural Council grants for 2017 were awarded to five NEC-educated composers, including John Mallia of the faculty.
New piano trio “Queen of Hearts” premieres this week at Chamber Music Northwest; string quartet “Tantric Variations” premiered at Library of Congress in Dece
In its first summer at NEC, this month of intensive solo and chamber music study and performance celebrates its 21st year.
At NEC's Preparatory School, Eric Lu studied with A. Ramón Rivera and Alexander Korsantia.
NEC Prep students took prizes at this competition held in Hartford, Connecticut.
Andrew Li takes Second Prize.
New England Conservatory appoints Merry Peckham as its new chamber music chair, beginning Fall 2017.
Under new host Chris Thile, relaunch is rich in NEC performers.
Zlatomir Fung '16 Prep takes cello First Prize at Enescu Competition.
Winning quartets at 2016 Banff International String Competition include NEC players.
In May and June, NEC string players were prize winners at competitions in Bordeaux, South Bend, Montréal, Houston, and Sendai.
In May and June, NEC pianists were prize winners at competitions in Brussels, Milwaukee, New York, and Sendai.
David Fulmer '00 Prep, '04 B.M. and Glenn Kurtz '05 B.M. Tufts/NEC are among 178 American and Canadian scholars, artists, and scientists honored.