Press Room

Kelly Arnold
General Inquiries
kelly.arnold@necmusic.edu
617-585-1741

Ann Braithwaite
Jazz Publicist
Braithwaite & Katz Communications
ann@bkmusicpr.com
781-259-9600

Stephanie Janes
Classical Publicist
Stephanie Janes PR
stephanie@stephaniejanespr.com
617-419-0445

Julian Lage, Melissa Aldana, and Marshall Gilkes join New England Conservatory the jazz faculty beginning in the fall of 2021.
NEC is one of 14 nonprofit community arts education organizations from 9 states to receive a Catalyzing Creative Aging seed grant rom the National Guild for Community Arts Education and Lifetime Arts.
New England Conservatory’s Black Student Union (BSU) presents Continuation of a Dream: Requiem, its annual celebration of the life and contribution of NEC alumna Coretta Scott King ’54, ’71 hon. DM, and of Black students and faculty throughout the Conservatory's history.
Two enduring pillars of the Yiddish cultural resurgence mark 40th anniversaries with event featuring interviews with KCB founder Hankus Netsky and YBC founder Aaron Lansky by noted film critic Kenneth Turan, excerpts from acclaimed KCB productions, and cameos by KCB collaborators including Itzhak Perlman and Joel Grey
Renowned drummer, composer and educator Nasheet Waits joins the jazz faculty for the 2020-2021 academic year.
NEC Prep honored the graduating class of 2020 in an online ceremony featuring words from Rebecca Bogers, President Andrea Kalyn, Haley Kwoun, Yo-Yo Ma, and NEC Prep faculty, as well as performances by the Youth Philharmonic Orchestra.
NEC stands in solidarity with our Black students, faculty, staff, alumni, friends, and the entire Black community.
Jazz50 celebration features concerts in Boston and NYC with distinguished faculty, alumni, and students performing.
The Spring 2019 edition of Hear Here!, Volume IX, was unveiled on April 25, 2019 in Elfers Commons. Prizes were awarded to Daisy Chesler '22, Barbara (Barbie) Matthews '20, and Daniel Rosenberg '22 for their submissions.