Kaufman Music Center’s Annual Gala took place at The Edison Ballroom on Tuesday, May 24, 2016. The Center was proud to honor longtime supporter Solange Landau with the Patron Award and conductor David Robertson with the Creative Arts Award. At this elegant event, nearly 300 supporters gathered to celebrate Solange and David’s accomplishments. Guests enjoyed performances...
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On Friday, May 20 from 4-6 pm, drop by six locations in Manhattan to hear and support Special Music School students, who will be busking to raise funds for the school's music program.
Here's where to find them:
Richard Tucker Square - 66th St. & Broadway
Columbia University, 116th St. & Broadway
Apple Store, 59th St. & 5th Ave.
South Street Seaport
Sample a menagerie of musical instruments with expert faculty at NYC's largest community music school!
Tuesday, June 21, 2016, 3:30-6:30 pm, FREE
Lucy Moses School at Kaufman Music Center
129 West 67th St. on NYC's Upper West Side
Try Out Lots of Different Instruments
Set your child up for future success! Research overwhelmingly shows that learning to...
Welcome to the Fall 2016 Season!
Current Subscribers: Renew by June 27 to keep your seats!
Or call the Box Office at 212 501 3330.
Here's a sneak peek at the fall 2016 performances:
Mon, Sep 26, 7:30 pm
Bound For Broadway with Liz Callaway
Want to see the next Avenue Q or Hamilton before anyone else? Don't miss Bound for Broadway! An annual event eagerly...
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Kaufman Music Center Executive Director Lydia Kontos in the News
Lydia Kontos, a guest blogger on education issues at The Huffington Post, weighs in on the decline of arts literacy, and how local arts organizations can...
15-year-old Kiana Lilly is having a really good spring so far. The talented 10th grader, a Harlem resident and vocal major at Special Music School High School, recently won SMS High School’s first ever Concerto Competition and, on May 6, performed as a finalist in the WQXR’s Classical Moonlighters Competition Grand Finals Concert in front of a panel of celebrity judges...
Special Music School 3rd graders, Alex and Nathan Robertson, recently recorded a message about Kaufman Music Center’s Annual Gala. The twins wanted to let you know why they love studying music at Kaufman Music Center, and to share how excited they are about the Gala, where we will honor the “Best Dad Ever” (conductor David Robertson, recipient of the 2016 Creative Arts...
Kaufman Music Center Executive Director Lydia Kontos weighs in on the decline of arts literacy, and how local arts organizations can help fill the gap.
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Welcome to the 2016-17 Season!
Current subscribers: Renew by June 6 to keep your seats!
Not a subscriber yet? Call the Box Office to become a new subscriber today.
Box Office: 212 501 3330.
Hours: Sun-Thu 12-7 pm; Fri 12-4 pm; closed Saturday
Here's a Sneak Preview of the 2016-17 Performances:
Mon, Nov 7, 2016, 7:30 pm
The globally renowned performer and educator Sir James Galway will give a flute masterclass with students from Kaufman Music Center's Lucy Moses School and Special Music School on Monday, April 11 from 3 - 5:15 pm in the Ackman Space (Merkin Concert Hall Balcony Lobby).
Featuring flutists Tamar Benami, Olive Glass, Thomas Lei and Sophia Reyes.
This event is FREE and...