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Develop your artistic potential to the fullest.

Piano

Come study with renowned pianists who will guide you in the development of your art across a vast range of repertoire. Perform frequently as a soloist in an array of settings – recitals, masterclasses, concertos – and collaborate with amazing peers and faculty coaches in chamber music.

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Beyond the Studio

What’s in your professional toolkit?

At NEC, you’ll strengthen your music with skills outside of music. In Community Performances & Partnerships, you’ll pitch programming and perform for diverse audiences. In Entrepreneurial Musicianship you’ll make new ventures happen, start to finish. And in Liberal Arts you’ll sharpen the intellectual and communications skills artists need to go further.

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NEC's students meet one-on-one each week with a faculty artist to perfect their craft.