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Lessons, Classes, & Ensembles

NEC's School of Continuing Education is where the curious explore their musicianship.

Whether you're here for private lessons, group classes, jazz & chamber music ensembles, or a certificate program, you'll find inspiring teachers and skillful peers as you develop your musical voice.

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Developing Perfect Pitch II

Occurs every Tuesday
  • Spring 2019

This course is based upon the unique ear training system, discovered and designed by Alla Elana Cohen. It was created to help professional or amateur musicians improve and refine their ear with the...

The Art of Musical Sightreading

Lessons are scheduled between the student and instructor.
  • Spring 2019


This course is especially for singers or instrumentalists who know basic notation and wish to become more fluid at reading music they wish to explore or prepare to...

Handel for Singers & Instrumentalists

Wednesday evenings
  • Spring 2019

Georg Friedrich Handel was born in Germany, studied and lived in Italy, where he was a wildly successful opera composer, and moved to England where he wrote oratorios in English.

This class explores...

Body Mapping

Occurs every Thursday
  • Spring 2019

"What Every Musician Needs To Know About The Body" equips musicians with reliable strategies to decrease tension, prevent pain & injury, enhance technical facility while unleashing their expressive...