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PIANOS

Steinway and Sons
109 West 57th St.
212 246 1100
steinway.com

Faust Harrison Pianos
207 West 58th St.
212 489 3600
faustharrisonpianos.com

Klavierhaus
211 West 58th St.
212 245 4535
klavierhaus.com


STRING & WIND INSTRUMENTS
 

RS Berkeley (woodwind, brass, and string instruments)
PO Box 715
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
800 974 3909
RSBerkeley.com

Strings & Other Things (purchase, rental, repair)
1995 Broadway, 6th Fl.
212 362 0857  
stringsandotherthings.com
10% discount for LMS students

Rayburn (winds)
44 West 62nd St.
212 541 6236  
rayburnmusicny.com
Discounts on rentals for LMS students

Pelham Violins (string sales and rentals)
57 Storer Ave., Pelham, NY
Instruments delivered
914 738 5143

David Segal (sales and repairs)
74 West 68th St.
212 769 4559
davidsegalviolins.com

Alfons Vavra (violin purchase)
2010 Bigler St., Fort Lee, NJ
201 461 6144

Ideal Musical Merchandise
150 West 22nd St., 2nd Fl.
212 675 5050
idealmusicstore.com

William Monica & Son (instrument sales, rentals, accessories)
288 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY
718 816 7878

Perry Ritter (winds and brass)
71 West 47th St., Suite 704
212 956 6174
perryritter.com
10% discount for LMS students

Sam Ash (wind & brass rentals, guitar & keyboard purchase)
160 West 48th St.
212 719 2299
samashmusic.com
 

MUSIC SUPPLY RESOURCES/CATALOGS

Frank Music Co.
frankmusiccoimpany.com
212 582 1999

The Juilliard Store
thejuilliardstore.com
212 799 5000

Dowling Music
dowlingmusic.com
212 799 8059

Shar Music
sharmusic.com
800 248 7427

Southwest Strings
swstrings.com
800 528 3430

Sheet Music Plus
sheetmusicplus.com

Faust Harrison Pianos
207 W 58th St.
212 489 3600
faustharrisonpianos.com

News

SMS High School Senior Profile: Josh Kail

"Music has taught me to believe in myself.”

Violist Josh Kail, a senior at Kaufman Music Center’s Special Music School High School (SMS), doesn’t remember exactly what first inspired him to pick up the violin as a second grader. But he...

Announcing the 2016-17 Luna Composition Lab Fellows

New Composition Mentorship Program for Teen Girls Addresses Gender Gap in the Field of Classical Music, Inspires Young Women to Compose

Kaufman Music Center and Luna Composition Lab founders Missy Mazzoli and Ellen Reid announce the 2016-17 Luna...

Special Music School Alumni Profile: Max Newman

“SMS was truly what made me the musician that I am today.”

Max Newman vividly remembers his first impressions of Special Music School as a first grader in 1996, the school’s first year. He loved the small, tight-knit community, the welcoming...

Student & Faculty News - Nov 2016

Special Music School


SMS is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year! Click here for details.

On Nov 10, Special Music School High School vocal students opened for pop singer Daya at Lord & Taylor at an event celebrating the unveiling of...

Save the Date for #Giving Tuesday - Nov 29

Save the date!

Kaufman Music Center will be participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back to your community. Last year, more than 45,000 organizations in 71 countries worldwide came together to celebrate generosity.

On...

Listen to Ecstatic Music Festival Performances On Demand

Launched in January 2011 with a seven-hour marathon featuring Buke and Gase, Missy Mazzoli, Nadia Sirota, Timo Andres and NOW Ensemble among many others, Kaufman Music Center's annual Ecstatic Music Festival has become known as “the alt-classical...

Thank You for Helping Us Meet the $1 Million Challenge!

In April 2015, Elaine and Henry Kaufman challenged Kaufman Music Center to raise $1 million in new and increased gifts over the next two years. The Kaufman family made this groundbreaking commitment to help us complete the Music Front & Center...

Special Music School Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Did you know that Special Music School is celebrating its 20th anniversary? In September 1996, the School opened with 30 students in Kindergarten and first grade. Today, SMS educates over 300 students in Kindergarten through 12th grade, and its...

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