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New England Conservatory of Music

Fenway / Kenmore
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Address: 290 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115-5018
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Jordan Hall -- The historic GOLDEN Palace of Boston at The New England Conservatory

The most GORGEOUS place in Boston to hear music is at The New England Conservatory!!! Jordan Hall -- 1013-seat concert hall, a National Historic Landmark, acclaimed as one of... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2011
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

The NEC is much smaller than I expected. Mostly, it was 2 buildings and a dorm. But the buildings were beautiful. The concert halls were gorgeous; even the staircases were breathtaking. I didn't really have an opportunity to meet any of the staff, minus a very kind admissions counselor named Zach, but I visited with several of the kids.

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Reviewed 10 February 2011

The most GORGEOUS place in Boston to hear music is at The New England Conservatory!!! Jordan Hall -- 1013-seat concert hall, a National Historic Landmark, acclaimed as one of the world's most acoustically perfect performance spaces. And the most beautiful!!!

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Reviewed 4 May 2005

The New England Conservatory is the oldest music school in the country. It is still considered one of the best music schools in America. NEC's faculty is made up of legends like George Russell, Bob Brookmeyer, Danilo Perez, Jerry Bergonzi, and Ran Blake. NEC's string program is now considered to be the best in the country. The New England Conservatory... More 

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Fenway / Kenmore
The Curse of the Bambino may have ended years ago, but loyal Red Sox fans will continue to infiltrate this home to historic Fenway Park, where you can find victory banners, people yelling in stereotypical Boston accents, and lots of sports bars. Located within Kenmore Square, the old gas station Citgo sign is another Boston skyline classic seen throughout the city. In addition to a hectic and diehard sports mentality, this neighborhood is also home to some of Boston’s many universities. Move from Boston University territory to that of Northeastern, and spend time at the famous Museum of Fine Arts. For more culture, check out the smaller but equally beautiful Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. Continue off the beaten path and check out the green space in the Back Bay Fens, a pretty community garden. This diverse neighborhood has a mix of universities, sports, culture, and more residential green space.
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