Your Impact at NEC

Your Gift Elevates NEC Students
Anna Abondolo

Anna Abondolo '22

Jazz Bassist Anna Abondolo '22 knew when she arrived at NEC that she had found a community that would embrace her artistic curiosity. 

Claire Deokyong Kim

Claire Deokyong Kim '21

Claire’s NEC experience has not only changed the way she approaches her artistry, but also has inspired her to connect with the audience more deeply.

Eleanor Markey

Eleanor Markey, NEC Prep

Each Saturday Eleanor joins more than 1,600 young students from all over New England who venture into Boston for classes, lessons, rehearsals, and FUN!

I chose NEC because of it's incredible dedication to the future of music.
Darby Clinard ’22 MM, Vocal Performance 
Your Gift Empowers NEC Faculty
Jennifer Caraluzzi

Jennifer Caraluzzi

Soprano Jennifer Caraluzzi (MM ’11) embraces her teaching role at the NEC Preparatory School as a “natural extension” of the warm and supportive sense of community she benefitted from during her graduate studies.

Your Gift Enriches NEC Programs
A violinist show his instrument to two interested kids

Community Performances and Partnerships Program

Preparing students to be musicians in today's society--performing and working in community settings.

EM grantee Rayna Chou combines architecture and music in Taiwan

Entrepreneurial Musicianship

Cultivating the next generation of musical leaders by providing resources and tools integral to building a life in music.


Core Curriculums

NEC’s vast program offerings provide students with opportunities to explore beyond their field of study and enrich their growth as a musician.