We are the village it takes to produce the highest caliber musicians, for whom music is language, memory, community, social force, and mover of humanity. Here are the latest stories about our students, faculty, and alumni from all areas of NEC life—our College, Preparatory School, and School of Continuing Education.
Contemporary Improvisation faculty Tanya Kalmanovitch asks: “What can any of us, musicians or otherwise, do about oil and climate change?”
Lewis Warren, Jr. ’19 opened a NASCAR Cup race with an original piano arrangement of U.S national anthem in his home state of Texas.
14-year old George Li wins Cooper Competition in Cleveland
NEC Mourns Death of longtime horn faculty and BSO member Jay Wadenpfuhl
NEC Menuhin Competition winner almost "unstrung" by volcanic ash cloud.
Music. Kids. Finger foods from around the world. Bubbly. It's a Joyful Noise.
Harlem Quartet Chosen as next ensemble in NEC's presitigious Professional String Quartet Training Program.
Alex Ross Gives Commencement Address. Honorary Degrees to Tuttle, Quincy Jones, Kellaway, at May 23 Exercises