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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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Fri, January 21
The NEC community mourns the loss of Roger Tapping, a beloved teacher and talented violist who passed away on January 18, 2022 after a battle with cancer.
Wed, January 19
The two NEC alumni will join soprano Hera Hyesang Park in an exciting program welcoming the Year of the Tiger. 
Fri, January 14
The NEC community is deeply saddened by the passing of John Moriarty ‘52, ‘92 Hon. DM on January 5, 2022 at the age of 91.
Mon, January 10
News from NEC alumni, students, and faculty members including Eden MacAdam-Somer, Sung Ho Yoo, Nima Janmohammadi, Lina González-Granado, Ellen Exner, Dominique Eade, Fred Hersch, and Aoife O’Donovan.
Mon, January 3
Tanya Blaich, voice and piano faculty member at NEC, discusses her research on female composers that inspired the programming for "Liederabend LVI: The Ungifted Sex: Pioneer Women Composers of Song in the 19th Century." 

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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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