Hoff-Barthelson Music School

Hoff-Barthelson Music School has achieved national recognition for leadership in music education, performance, and outreach in a warm, familial environment. Its educational approach to classical music and jazz centers on quality, individualized instruction which includes a broad musicianship program and a performance program that affords numerous opportunities for students as soloists and in ensembles. Westchester’s only Music Tech Lab and orchestral training pyramid in a community music school. Recorder classes and music classes for preschool-age children introduce beginning music skills in English, Spanish, Mandarin, and Japanese.

Meet the Camp Director

HBMS Preschool is purposely intimate, which gives me ample time and opportunity to nurture each child?s creativity and intellectual curiosity in both classes. HBMS provides the added benefit of superb early childhood music classes twice a week. We use classical music literature (like Peter and The Wolf) as a foundation for our annual special art project, which is a three-dimensional, recycled materials construction that is based on and inspired by the music. (Three-year-old class, Monday?Thursday12:30pm?2:45pm & 4-year-old class, Monday?Friday 8:45am?11:30 am).