“NEC is innovation, NEC is friends, NEC is also people who push you, like teachers.”
What is life really like at NEC? We’re turning the mic over to the people who know best: our students! These musicians transform themselves every day, actively creating the future of music in large and small ways. Community. Collaboration. Passion. Drive. Hear why students say #iLoveNEC
Composition student Bosba Panh talks about her experience with supportive classmates and teachers at NEC and how it has shaped her to be the person she is today.
Video Produced by Alejandro Ramirez-Cisneros
About New England Conservatory
New England Conservatory (NEC) is recognized internationally as a leader among music schools, educating and training musicians of all ages from around the world for over 150 years. With music students representing more than 40 countries, NEC cultivates a diverse, dynamic community for students, providing them with performance opportunities and high-caliber training by 225 internationally-esteemed artist-teachers and scholars.
NEC pushes the boundaries of making and teaching music through college-level musical training in classical, jazz and Contemporary Improvisation. It offers unique interdisciplinary programs such as Entrepreneurial Musicianship and Community Performances & Partnerships that empower students to create their own musical opportunities. As part of NEC's mission to make lifelong music education available to everyone, the Preparatory School and School of Continuing Education delivers training and performance opportunities for children, pre-college students and adults.