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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
 

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

Alex & Nathan Invite You to Kaufman Music Center’s 2016 Gala

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...

Lydia Kontos in the Huffington Post: We’ve Created an Artistically Illiterate Generation

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.

Lydia Kontos in the Huffington Post: We've Created an Artistically Illiterate Generation

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An Interview with Soprano Julia Bullock

On April 5, Kaufman Music Center welcomes soprano Julia Bullock to Merkin Concert Hall, where she’ll perform a Tuesday Matinee of pieces carefully curated to reflect her unique identity. Get program & ticket info. Originally from St. Louis, the...

New Videos & Recordings

Watch videos and listen to recordings of performances at Merkin Concert Hall and beyond, including student performances, the Ecstatic Music Festival, What Makes It Great? and Face the Music!

Click to listen to a recording of the March 8, 2016...

Conductor David Bloom on Music, Life Lessons & Wrangling Teen Orchestras

Conductor David Bloom share tips for wrangling teen orchestras, explains why learning music is the key to so many important life lessons, and reveals what it’s really like to work with Courtney Love.

If you’ve seen an amazing new music...

M. Lamar & Charlie Looker Discuss their Ecstatic Music Festival Collaboration

Ecstatic Music Festival collaborators M. Lamar and Charlie Looker stopped by Kaufman Music Center to discuss their March 19 Ecstatic Music Festival performance at Merkin Concert Hall. The shared the story behind the new song cycle they’ll...

Kaufman Music Center Executive Director Lydia Kontos Profiled in New York Press

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Upcoming Student & Faculty Performances

Mark your calendars for these performances featuring Kaufman Music Center students and faculty.


Mon, May 2, 7 pm
Roulette (509 Atlantic Ave., Brooklyn)
Face the Music Solo Fest II. Solo and duo performances of works by Face the Music...

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