Kaufman Music Center is New York’s go-to place for music education and performance.
Music is essential to the human experience and a vital component of education for everyone.
Kaufman Music Center stimulates appreciation of and participation in music through music performance and education in ways that awaken creativity, advance innovation and create a sense of wonder among performers, students, teachers and the public at large.
At Kaufman Music Center, music lovers - from curious fans to renowned performers - come together to explore their musical passions. Founded in 1952 as a community music school, today’s Kaufman Music Center is home to:
Enlightening, adventurous performances for all audiences
Lucy Moses School
NYC's largest community arts school
Special Music School
A K-12 public school for musically gifted children
Face the Music
The critically-acclaimed youth new music ensemble