According to Boston Business Journal, NEC is one of the most selective schools in the country. 
Evgeny Kissin Jordan Hall
Internationally beloved pianist Evgeny Kissin performed at NEC to raise funds for Ukraine in a powerful and moving event with the NEC community.
Andrea Kalyn Ken Burnes
President Andrea Kalyn and Board of Trustees Chair Kennett F. Burnes announced that New England Conservatory has raised over $1.2 million at the NEC Happening Annual Scholarship Gala.
Honorary Doctorates - Commencement 2022
New England Conservatory President Andrea Kalyn and the Board of Trustees announce Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter James Taylor as the 2022 Commencement speaker and honorary degree recipient, alongside honorary degree recipients David Amram and Ella Jenkins, with special guests Emanuel Ax and Denys Karachevtsev.
Interdisciplinary composer and life coach, Mattia Maurée ’14 MM creates art that explores perception, sensation, trauma, and resilience. They earned a Master of Music in Composition at New England Conservatory studying with Malcolm Peyton, where John Heiss called their music "bold, adventurous, powerful and elegant."​
Ukraine Flag with Trident
New England Conservatory presents three concerts, on April 16, 17, and May 11, in support of Ukraine and the millions of Ukrainians who have been displaced by the war.
Jason Moran - NEC Archives
Jason Moran, member of NEC’s Jazz Piano Faculty, has made a wonderful donation to the NEC Archives of unique piano manuscripts, exercises, and lessons from his studies with longtime faculty member Jaki Byard.
Sandy Ssu-Hsuan Li Piano
A conversation with Bruce Brubaker, Chair of the Piano Department and Curator of Piano Programming, on the winter 2022 piano concert series. 
Andreia Pinto Correia
News from NEC students, alumni, and faculty members including Andreia Pinto Correa, Billy Hart, Jenny Ahn, Jonathan Swensen, Geneva Lewis, Zlatomir Fung, Olivia Wilkins-Becker, Anthony Coleman, Katherine Balch, and Roberto Poli, plus other recent wins.