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NEW PHOTOS: Summer Musical Theater Workshop Performance

It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's Me!

For the last five weeks, the students in the 2014 Summer Musical Theater Workshop at Lucy Moses School have been hard at work with some of NYC's most creative theater writers and directors to develop seven original musicals about everyday heroes.

Here are some highlights from the exuberant final performances in Merkin Concert...

Behind the Notation: Musical Spelling for Composers

How is YOUR musical spelling? Composer and Lucy Moses School faculty member Robinson McClellan and student Zahra Partovi wrestled with a topic that has perplexed musicians for centuries in a recent article on Noteflight.com:

"Have you ever wondered: 'should this note really be a C-sharp, or would it look better as a D-flat? What’s the difference, anyway, and who’s...

Lucy Moses School Faculty Member Named GRAMMY Music Educator Award Quarterfinalist

Congratulations to Lucy Moses School flute faculty member Mary Barto, who has been named a quarterfinalist for the Music Educator Award presented by the GRAMMY Foundation and the Recording Academy. The award recognizes educators who have made a significant and lasting contribution to the field of music education and who demonstrate a commitment to the broader cause of...

Congratulations to the 2014 Lucy Moses School Graduates!

Congratulations to the 2014 Lucy Moses School graduates!
 

We wish them the best of luck as they move on to exciting new adventures.

Mayur Baruah (piano, student of Christine Yoon and Hector Martignon)

Gabriel Donald (piano & cello, student of Sergey Krivonos, Irina Krivonos and Vladimir Panteleyev) will attend Lehigh University, where he plans to major in...

Discovery Day 2014 is June 11!

Discovery Day 2014
at Kaufman Music Center's Lucy Moses School
Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 4-7 pm
129 W. 67th St. between Broadway & Amsterdam, NYC
FREE

Kids sample different musical instruments alongside expert faculty
at New York City’s largest community arts school.

Have you ever wanted to try the oboe, wow the world on the saxophone or trumpet, or play the...

May is Dalcroze Month at Lucy Moses School!

Revolutionize the way you experience music!

Whether you’re an educator, a performer, or a music student of any age, Dalcroze can help you feel and understand music in a whole new way. Known as “music training through movement,” Dalcroze uses the body to develop a strong musical foundation and natural feel for music. Click here to learn more.

Try it out for FREE!...

Harlem Quartet Named 2014 Summer String Fest Quartet-in-Residence

This August, 35 young string players from the NYC area will have an unusual opportunity to hone their craft with the Grammy-winning Harlem Quartet, who will be the Quartet-in-Residence during the 2014 Summer String Fest (August 18-22, 2014) at Kaufman Music Center’s Lucy Moses School.

The annual, week-long Summer String Fest brings together talented young violinists,...

Masterclass with Julian Martin 3/16

Lucy Moses School at Kaufman Music Center presents a Masterclass with pianist Julian Martin on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at 10:30 am in Ann Goodman Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

Works by Chopin, Schumann & Liszt
Featuring students from Lucy Mose School's Young Artist Program: Amanda Lubin, Andrew Lin & Fyodor Shirayev

About Julian Martin...

NEW RECORDINGS: ComposerCraft Students Premiere New Works at Symphony Space

Click on the SoundCloud links below to hear their pieces!

Classical music aficionados on the lookout for the next Philip Glass or Steve Reich should keep a careful eye on the new generation of composers in the ComposerCraft program at Kaufman Music Center's Lucy Moses School. Aged 10-13, the students come to the class having already written everything from operas and...

PRESIDENTS’ WEEK BREAK

Lucy Moses School is not in session:
Sunday, February 16 – Friday, February 21
(Presidents’ Week Break)

The building will be closed Monday, February 17.

During the break:

  • students ages 6-11 can participate in Winter Arts Camp
  • some teachers will offer makeups

 

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