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Special Music School Homecoming Concert

Sunday | January 8 2017 | 5 pm


In celebration of Special Music School's 20th anniversary and the school's first ever senior class, Kaufman Music Center presents a Homecoming Concert in Merkin Concert Hall. The concert will feature solo and chamber performances by some of the Special Music School's talented alumni and current students. The concert will also feature a unique performace by a special chorus of SMS alumni for which all alumni are invited to join - for more info on the alumni chorus, email Sean Hartley at

Featuring performances by Amira Baigina-Merkin, Luis Diaz, Scott Ethier, Chloe Holgate, Lily Holgate, Alexander Kiladze, Emily Martin, Laura Melnicoff, Dwight Rivera, Mack Rosenberg, Evelyn Saylor and Luilo Yamamoto. With the Special Music School Elementary Chorus, Vox Nova Boys Chorus, Advanced Women's Choir and The Homecoming Community Chorus.

A reception generously sponsored by the SMS PTA will follow the performance.

We have reached our seating capacity for this concert and are no longer accepting RSVPs.

If you previously RSVP’d and can no longer attend or if you haven’t replied and would like to be put on the waiting list for a seat, please contact: David Wiley in our Development Department at or 212 501 3359. Please let us know if you're an SMS alumna or alumnus.

Though the concert is free, a $10 donation to help underwrite concert costs would be greatly appreciated.