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    2019 GRAMMY Nominees

    Alumni and faculty across many departments at NEC have been honored with nominations for the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards, which take place on Sunday, February 10.

    Jason Moran leads NEC students to the Institute of Contemporary Art

    Jazz students performed within Moran's first solo museum exhibit, which included depictions of historic jazz venues

    Photos: The Music of Ran Blake

    NEC's Jazz Orchestra dedicated a December Jordan Hall concert to the celebration of composer and pianist Ran Blake, who has shaped NEC in pivotal ways over his 45 years at the conservatory.

    A New Year’s Greeting from President Andrea Kalyn

    Happy New Year! I am delighted and honoured to be here in Boston at last, and most especially, to be part of the NEC community. I very much look forward to meeting you in the coming year, both on

    12 Days of NEC

    Starting on December 13, we took a look back at some of the greatest moments from NEC in 2018 in #12DaysofNEC . We showcased performances and other moments from students and recent alumni representing

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