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Annual Luncheon Supports Scholarships at Lucy Moses School

Benefit Supports Music Scholarships for Children at Kaufman Music Center Piano Faculty Member Chaim Freiberg to be honored for his 40 years of teaching at Lucy Moses School On Tuesday, March 12, 2013, Kaufman Music Center will hold its annual Scholarship Luncheon, which supports scholarships for deserving and motivated children studying at the Center’s Lucy Moses Sc…

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Long-time supporter Elaine Kaufman highlighted in The Wall Street Journal

Read about Elaine Kaufman, a long-time supporter of Kaufman Music Center and a Board Member for 25 years, in the Wall Street Journal! Her new gift of $1 million comes at a time when the Center is expanding its programs to reach more constituents than ever before, including keeping the doors open at Opus 118 Harlem School of Music as part of Kaufman Music Center’s &l…

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Special Events

HILARY HAHN & KRONOS QUARTET TO PERFORM AT MUSICAL EVENINGS What could be better than enjoying cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and phenomenal performances by world-renowned musicians in a beautiful private home? When you attend a Musical Evening, you help make it possible for the children at Kaufman Music Center’s Special Music School, a public school for musica…

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Forget Black Friday - November 27 is Giving Tuesday!

You’ve heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but what about Giving Tuesday? Kaufman Center is participating in the first annual #GivingTuesday on November 27, 2012. #GivingTuesday is a campaign to create a national day of giving at the start of the annual holiday season. It celebrates and encourages charitable activities that support nonprofit organizations. You c…

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Read About Kaufman Center’s Partnership with Opus 118 in the Daily News!

"Opus 118 will continue to make sweet music in East Harlem — with a helping hand from The Kaufman Center," writes Clem Richardson in The Daily News. "But Opus 118 Harlem School of Music is still looking for a home. "Founded by famed violin teacher Roberta Guaspari and the subject of two films — the 1996 documentary “Small Wonders” and 1999’s …

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Special Music School in The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal calls the opening of Kaufman Center's Special Music School High School next fall "a milestone in a growing national movement to re-evaluate how classical music is taught, and to what end." Read the article to find out how Special Music School is educating musicians for the 21st century. Click here to support Special Music School.

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See Photos & Video from the 2012 Summer String Fest!

Kaufman Center's 2012 Summer String Fest concluded on August 17 with a rousing final concert in Merkin Concert Hall with works by Copland, Schubert, Barber, Mendelssohn and Rachmaninoff. Directed by Lynelle Smith, the instensive week-long program for kids age 10-19 includes private lessons along with chamber orchestra and sectional instruction. View photos from String…

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Theater Wing Director Sean Hartley’s New Musical Reviewed in the New York Times!

Kaufman Center's Theater Wing Director Sean Hartley's new musical, "Love and Real Estate," premiered at 59E59's Summer Shorts Festival this past weekend, and the New York Times was on hand to provide a glowing review. Of the show, Daniel M. Gold writes, "The biggest [payoff] comes in 'Love and Real Estate,' a Manhattanized 'Three Little Pigs' m…

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Kaufman Center Announces International Youth Piano Competition

In June of 2013, Kaufman Center will inaugurate its first annual International Youth Piano Competition. Open to young pianists between the ages of 7 and 17, the competition will award cash prizes and give winners the opportunity to perform in the Winners Showcase Concert in New York’s prestigious Merkin Concert Hall. Participants will compete in three age categories…

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Suzuki Outreach Students Perform at the Gatehouse

Students from P.S. 161 in Harlem who participate in Lucy Moses School's Suzuki Outreach Program performed at the Harlem Stage Gatehouse on May 31, 2011, led by LMS faculty member Sam Marchan. Through this program, Kaufman Center offers music lessons to underserved public school students free of charge. Find out more about the Suzuki Program at LMS. View phot…

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