Fanfare for a pig's tail

Clark, Tim
August 1992
Yankee;Aug92, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p26
Reports on the New England Conservatory (NEC) in Boston which is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 1992. Famous alumni; Awards for faculty; NEC's founding.


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