Press Room

Kelly Arnold
General Inquiries
kelly.arnold@www.iankane.com
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

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.
Soprano Jessye Norman, pianist Ursula Oppens, and former Director of Libraries Jean Morrow will?receive honorary degrees?at NEC's 148th Commencement Ceremony.
BEAM’s Mission is to Prepare Young Musicians from Underrepresented Populations for Careers in Classical Music.