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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.

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Mon, November 29
Faculty member Miguel Zenón and alumni Sarah Jarosz '13 and Antonio Sánchez '98 MM received nominations for their solo and collaborative work. 
Tue, November 23
News from NEC alumni, students, and faculty members including Darynn Dean, Michael Mizrahi, Ester Wiesnerová, Anthony León, Célina Béthoux, Marc-André Hamelin, Douglas Williams, Tyler Martin, Geneva Lewis, Alexander Hersh, Adam Levin, and Yevgeny Kutik.
Mon, November 22
Stephenson, who studies piano performance and economics in the NEC/Harvard dual-degree program, is one of two recipients of this prestigious award.
Thu, November 18
Learn more about NEC's production of Ana Sokolović's Svadba-Wedding as it opens tonight, Thursday, November 18 and runs through Sunday, November 21.
Thu, November 11
Erica J. Washburn, NEC’s Director of Choral Activities, discusses the return to campus with her students, the meaning behind her upcoming concert programming, and what she’s looking forward to most in the rest of the academic year.

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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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