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The NY Philharmonic’s Principal Clarinetist is a Big Fan of Special Music School

Anthony McGill has been very busy lately. Fresh from performing and recording Carl Nielsen’s Clarinet Concerto at Avery Fisher Hall, the New York Philharmonic’s new principal clarinetist is preparing for a much smaller – but very important –...

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2015 Concerto Competition!

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2015 Concerto Competition from Kaufman Music Center's Lucy Moses School, Special Music School and Young Artist Program!

These extraordinarily talented students  will perform in Merkin Concert Hall on Sunday,...

NEW VIDEO! Broadway Playhouse Celebrates “Annie” Composer Charles Strouse on Jan 11

You can "bet your bottom dollar" that Broadway Playhouse's family-friendly celebration of "Annie" composer Charles Strouse on January 11 will help your kids "put on a happy face"!

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A Uniquely New York Hanukkah - “Latkes & Applesauce” in The Jewish Week

"Latkes & Applesauce"  - a family Hanukkah musical with a distinctly NYC twist!


Read about our Hanukkah show in The Jewish Week!

"Chanukah, the Festival of Lights, seems tailor-made for a city known for its luminous skyscrapers that glitter...

Fun Clarinet Facts

How Much Do You Know About the Clarinet?
 

*  The instrument is also known as the "little trumpet" and the "licorice stick."

*  It's made of wood from the Mpingo or African blackwood tree, which takes a long time to grow and is dense enough...

2015 Ecstatic Music Festival Artists Announced!

Kaufman Music Center’s Ecstatic Music Festival returns for a fifth season of one-night-only performances bringing together artists from across the sonic spectrum.

This winter, nearly 100 composers and performers will premiere collaborative...

Jury Announced for the 2015 Kaufman Music Center International Youth Piano Competition

Announcing the 2015 Jury


Douglas Humpherys
Chair of the Piano Department, Eastman School of Music
Artistic Director, the Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation

Robert Shannon
Director of the Keyboard Studies, Oberlin Conservatory of...

NEW VIDEO! Find out about our newest series, What Makes It Great?

The season begins on Monday, October 20 at 7:30 pm with "Spring" & "Summer"
from Vivaldi's Four Seasons.

GET YOUR TICKETS TODAY!

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