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Systemic racism, unconscious bias, and white supremacy generate countless imbalances of equity, equality, and access. We must examine ourselves, and systematically advance respect, equity, and justice—within NEC first, throughout our field more broadly, and ultimately across society.

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Our community celebrates music making of all kinds (and from all ages). Learn more about NEC Prep - our K-12 music school conveniently located within the NEC campus.

Wed, August 3
The Borromeo String Quartet says goodbye to NEC faculty member and violist Mai Motobuchi, a member of the quartet for 22 years, and welcomes new violist Melissa Reardon ’02 MM, ’03 GD.
Mon, July 25
New England Conservatory is pleased to announce the appointment of John Spinard as Chief Administrative and Financial Officer.
Wed, July 20
NEC welcomes Saj-nicole Joni, Murray Metcalfe, and Peter Ross to the Board of Trustees, and Kennett F. Burnes ’22 Hon. DM, Renée Burns, Yelena Dudochkin, Pedro Sifre, and Anthony Trecek-King to the President's Council.
Wed, June 22
Clayton Stephenson '23 NEC/Harvard was one of the six remarkable finalists who advanced to the final round, with Andrew Li ’23 NEC/Harvard and Changyong Shin ‘24 AD also receiving Jury Discretionary Awards. Five NEC students in total were admitted to the competition, and NEC also enjoys a special connection to the gold medal winner. 
Wed, June 15
News from NEC students, alumni, and faculty members including Jaewon Wee, Alexander Hersh, Thomas Wilkins, Matthew Duveneck, Ashleigh Gordon, Kati Agócs and James Sommerville, Tristan Rais-Sherman, Ran Blake, Michael Rau, and Morgan Short, plus other recent news and wins. 

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Music Monday: We release new recordings from NEC's concert halls every Monday. We hope that these performances help fill your life with powerful music no matter where you are, even if you’re unable to join us for our concerts in person.

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