Roni Ben-Hur and Amy London (Jazz Program) presented “Adventures in Jazz” workshops in Puerto Rico last spring and in Istanbul and Schroon Lake, NY this summer. The program was recently featured in DownBeat Magazine. Read the article.
SMS Receives NEA Grant
Kaufman Music Center’s Special Music School is one of 817 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive a National Endowment for the Art Works grant. The school will receive $65,000 in support of its music program.
Spring is always a busy time at Kaufman Music Center's Lucy Moses School and Special Music School, with end-of-year concerts and recitals both at the Center and other locations around town. Here are photos from some of our favorite annual events: SMS Spring Choral Concert, Suzuki Spring Festival, Suzuki Recital at P.S. 161 in Harlem, ChamberFest, LMS Discovery Day and...
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Acting Chairman Joan Shigekawa announced on April 23 that Kaufman Music Center’s Special Music School is one of 817 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant. Special Music School is recommended for a $65,000 grant to support the school’s music program.
A groundbreaking K-12 public school for musically...
Kaufman Music Center's Special Music School is once again making news for topping the list of NYC schools. DNAinfo.com's NYC Public Schools Guide ranks SMS and The Anderson School as the # 1 public elementary school based on the 2012 English Language Arts Test. Congratulations to all the SMS students, teachers and parents!