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.
Students celebrate the accomplishments of activist, musician, and alumna Coretta Scott King
Erica Petrocelli '14, '16 MM, '18 AD finished in First Place, Brooke Dircks '17, '19 MM won Encouragement Award
NEC Philharmonia featured in pre-game teaser with John Malkovich in Jordan Hall.
One of Paul Bley's former students describes the late jazz pianist's unique teaching style.
Eminent cellist, performer, and educator joins faculty with the 2016/2017 academic year.
Musical America includes two NEC graduates in their Top 30 "Influencers" list for 2015.
Jazz faculty and alumni, orchestras with strong NEC ties among the nominees.
The American Prize Competition 2015 awards Travis Alford '08 M.M. and Shawn Crouch '00 First and Third Place in Composition.
NEC string players are among those awarded extended loans of rare instruments this fall by the Canada Council Musical Instrument Bank.
Eric Lu '13 Prep studied at NEC with A. Ramón Rivera and Alexander Korsantia.
"The students are going to be a critical part of this team; they will be the first to get the show up and participate in molding, shaping, and transforming i
Currently Blodgett Quartet-in-Residence at Harvard University, the group is using this year in Boston in ways that benefit both Harvard and New England Conse
NEC alumni appointed to leadership positions with orchestras, as administrators and conductors.