Intercultural Institute

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NEC: Plimpton Shattuck Black Box Theatre

Othello in the Seraglio, a uniquely powerful “coffeehouse opera,” tells an age-old story of passionate love and murderous jealousy, of a black slave at the 17th century Ottoman Court who rises to...

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NEC: Pierce Hall

What does it really mean to be fluent in more than one musical language? 

In the age of YouTube, world music traditions now seem closer and more accessible due to media saturation. However, while...

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NEC: Pierce Hall

Presented by the 2050 Forum, the Intercultural Institute, and the Music History Department—a roundtable discussion with Jeff Todd Titon on the future of music & sound in the face of climate disruption...

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At his home in New York, composer Chou Wen-chung was presented with an honorary doctorate by NEC President Andrea Kalyn.
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NEC: Brown Hall

Adilei is an incredible group of Georgian singers, who not only impress with their vocal prowess and technical skills (especially when it comes to k'rimanchuli --a yodeling technique from the Western...

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NEC: Burnes Hall

2:30 p.m. | Workshop: for NEC students only

Don’t miss this opportunity to try your hand at instruments of the Javanese Gamelan! Exclusively for NEC students.

4 p.m. | Concert: open to the public

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NEC: Brown Hall

New England Conservatory's Intercultural Institute and The NEC 2050 Forum present Tanya Kalmanovitch’s Tar Sands Songbook, a documentary performance about music, memory and oil.

An illuminating work...

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NEC: Pierce Hall
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NEC: Keller Room
What does it really take to become fluent in more than one musical language?