On May 20 and 29, professional musicians will play alongside their mentees in concert.
UpBeat NYC serves South Bronx children by providing free, year-round, after-school musical training in genres such as jazz, Latin, and classical. The Harmony Program brings free, year-round music lessons, both in voice and instruments, across all boroughs, except Staten Island. The All-City High School Music Program provides orchestra, chorus, marching band, concert band, and jazz band opportunities for students throughout New York City from 61 public schools.
The New York Philharmonic is located at 132 W. 65th St., Upper West Side. For more information visit nyphil.org or call 212-875-5656.
Main Image: New York Philharmonic Principal Clarinet Anthony McGill with members of the All-City High School Concert Band
Photo: Gary Padmore