Back-to-School Services, Resources, & Programs in Brooklyn

Back-to-School Services, Resources, & Programs in Brooklyn

UPDATED December 2019: School is quickly approaching, and you still have things to do before your child goes back to school. Prepare for back-to-school season in Brooklyn with a wide range of programs, services, and schools for kids, including afte...

more »

Music Classes, Programs, & Lessons for Kids in Westchester County

Music Classes, Programs, & Lessons for Kids in Westchester County

UPDATED December 2019: Westchester County offers so many ways to expose kids of all ages to music—through classes, programs, and lessons—so why not take advantage of the numerous opportunities and sign your child up to learn an instrument or streng...

more »

Music Classes, Lessons, & Programs for Kids in Queens

Music Classes, Lessons, & Programs for Kids in Queens

UPDATED December 2019: Are you looking for music lessons or classes for your baby, child, tween, or teen in Queens? Our directory has you covered with classes offered for a broad range of ages and abilities. For toddlers, you’ll find developmentall...

more »

Music Classes, Programs, & Lessons for Kids in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

Music Classes, Programs, & Lessons for Kids in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

UPDATED December 2019: This list of local after-school and weekend music classes and programs in Rockland County and Bergen County, NJ, will help you find the perfect class for your child. Whether you’re looking for private lessons in piano, violin...

more »

Music Classes, Programs, & Private Lessons for Kids in Brooklyn

Music Classes, Programs, & Private Lessons for Kids in Brooklyn

UPDATED December 2019: Children who play music are said to have better mental and physical health, social skills, and even academic scores—and Brooklyn has plenty of music lessons and programs for kids to choose from. For your creative child who wa...

more »

Performing Arts, Music, & Theater Classes and Programs for Kids in Manhattan

Performing Arts, Music, & Theater Classes and Programs for Kids in Manhattan

UPDATED December 2019: Whether you are introducing your toddler to music and creative movement classes or a high schooler preparing for a career in stage and film, this guide offers the options for music, theater, and other performing arts programs...

more »

After-School Music Classes, Programs, and Lessons for Kids on Long Island

After-School Music Classes, Programs, and Lessons for Kids on Long Island

UPDATED December 2019: Looking for local music classes and programs for kids on Long Island? Here you'll find a list of programs that offer private, group, and Suzuki lessons in guitar, piano, violin, voice, percission, cello, viola, bass, flute, t...

more »

Music, Theater, and Performing Arts Programs & Classes for Kid on Long Island

Music, Theater, and Performing Arts Programs & Classes for Kid on Long Island

UPDATED December 2019: Long Island is home to a number music and performing arts programs for kids. You’re sure to find the best after-school music class for your child, from mommy-and-me classes, classic musical education for high school students,...

more »

Further Music School in Forest Hills Introduces Early Education Program

Further Music School in Forest Hills Introduces Early Education Program

This summer, Further Music School in Forest Hills location introduced the Further Fruits program, a keyboard-concentrated music education program for children ages 3 months-4 years old. Kids are split up into four fruity groups (orange, apple, grap...

more »

Groove Family Music Studio Re-Opens in Larchmont September 16

Groove Family Music Studio Re-Opens in Larchmont September 16

Groove Family Music’s new family studio will be opening across the street from Chatsworth Elementary School on Monday, September 16. The studio will offer a variety of classes for babies, kids, teens, and parents that foster learning through music....

more »

Music Conservatory of Westchester Now Auditioning for MCW Prep Program

Music Conservatory of Westchester Now Auditioning for MCW Prep Program

Music Conservatory of Westchester is now offering a precollegiate training program for serious, advanced high school musicians called MCW Prep, slated to begin in September. The program will give instrumentalists and singers an opportunity to study...

more »

Music Together ® with Music and Me in Glendale Now Offers a Bilingual Music Class for Babies and Toddlers

Music Together ® with Music and Me in Glendale Now Offers a Bilingual Music Class for Babies and Toddlers

Music Together ® with Music and Me in Glendale began offering a bilingual music class, Music Together ® con Español, for toddlers ages younger than 5 years old this April. In the class, parents and children sing, dance, move, and play to a variety ...

more »

Auditions for College Prep Program at Music Conservatory of Westchester are Now Open

Auditions for College Prep Program at Music Conservatory of Westchester are Now Open

The Music Conservatory of Westchester is honored to announce MCW Prep, a precollege training program for serious, advanced high school singers and instrumentalists to study with master performers of the New York Philharmonic, The Metropolitan Opera...

more »

Students of Academy of Holy Angels Inducted into Musical Honor Society

Students of Academy of Holy Angels Inducted into Musical Honor Society

Several of the finest vocalists and instrumental musicians from the Academy of the Holy Angels are now members of Tri-M, the Modern Music Masters Honor Society. In addition to their musical accomplishments, eligible Tri-M members must also demonstr...

more »

New York Philharmonic Plays Two Concerts With Local Students

New York Philharmonic Plays Two Concerts With Local Students

This year the New York Philharmonic resumed partnerships with three organizations that help local elementary through high school students in underserved communities. As a result of the partnerships, kids will get to play side-by-side with New York ...

more »

The Jewish Education Project Partners with Music Together of Nyack for New Sing Shalom Classes

The Jewish Education Project Partners with Music Together of Nyack for New Sing Shalom Classes

The Jewish Education Project is partnering with Music Together LLC to create a Jewish version of its high-quality, renowned music education program called Music Together Sing Shalom. The class will incorporate Jewish music and songs into the regula...

more »

16 Green Vale School Students Participate in All-County Music Festival

16 Green Vale School Students Participate in All-County Music Festival

At the Tilles Center in January, 16 Green Vale students performed in the prestigious Nassau All-County Music Festival. To be selected for All-County, students must score among the top student musicians who performed solos for the NYSSMA Festival th...

more »

Baby & Me Classes Now Offered at Daniel's Music Foundation

Baby & Me Classes Now Offered at Daniel's Music Foundation

As of January, Daniel's Music Foundation (DMF), an East Harlem music center, is offering two Baby & Me Classes: Rock By Baby for children ages newborn to 1 and Tots Rattle & Roll for children ages ages 1-2 ½. The NYC children's music center welcome...

more »

Long Island Studio of Music Now Offering NYSSMA Preparation

Long Island Studio of Music Now Offering NYSSMA Preparation

Long Island Studio of Music is now offering NYSSMA preparation on all instruments including voice, piano, guitar, violin, flute, and drums within their own homes. In-home lessons range from 30 minutes to 1 hour. The studio also offers group instruc...

more »

Music Conservatory of Westchester’s Performathon Raises Over $5,000 for Scholarships and Digital Piano Lab

Music Conservatory of Westchester’s Performathon Raises Over $5,000 for Scholarships and Digital Piano Lab

After 12 hours of marathon recitals at the White Plains Music Conservatory of Westchester’s 2018 Performathon event and prize raffle so far, the nonprofit has raised $5,550 for its Scholarship Program and Digital Piano Lab. About 300 Conservatory s...

more »

Further Music School Opens Flushing Location

Further Music School Opens Flushing Location

Further Music School opened its Flushing location in September. This brand-new facility is replete with modernized classrooms: 9 large practice rooms and a recital room, each with a brand-new piano. This location will give students the opportunity ...

more »

Turtle Bay Music School to Open Preschool in September 2019

Turtle Bay Music School to Open Preschool in September 2019

Turtle Bay Music School, an all-ages music learning center in Murray Hill, has announced it will open its doors for preschool in September 2019. Children ages 2-5, and in some cases even younger, can attend this NYC school. It will use music as a c...

more »

The Long Island Studio of Music to Offer Early Childhood Group Music Classes and At-Home Instruction

The Long Island Studio of Music to Offer Early Childhood Group Music Classes and At-Home Instruction

Music Play, the new early childhood group music class at The Long Island Studio of Music (LISM), is an innovative, fun music class for infants and children up to age five, taught by Katherine Vetter, an expert in early childhood music education. Th...

more »

New Singer-Songwriter Music Program Launches at Music Conservatory of Westchester

New Singer-Songwriter Music Program Launches at Music Conservatory of Westchester

Do you write lyrics and melodies in notebooks? Play an instrument and want to make your own music? You can learn how to successfully put those elements together with training from the new Singer-Songwriter Program at the Music Conservatory of Westc...

more »

Westchester Jewish Center Welcomes New Director of Early Childhood Center and Launches Music and Movement Program

Westchester Jewish Center Welcomes New Director of Early Childhood Center and Launches Music and Movement Program

This October, Westchester Jewish Center launched a monthly music and movement program called ShaJam for preschoolers and younger. In September, it welcomed Ann Pardes as the new director of the Early Childhood Center.

more »

Joyous Music School to Offer Beginner Music Classes at new Hicksville Location

Joyous Music School to Offer Beginner Music Classes at new Hicksville Location

Starting on November 1, Joyous Music School will offer its beginning level music classes for children ages 3 to 6 at its new Hicksville location. This non-committal program is geared to prepare young musicians for next level individualized training...

more »

Brooklyn Music School Now Offering Music Therapy Programs For Kids and Adults

Brooklyn Music School Now Offering Music Therapy Programs For Kids and Adults

Kids and adults can now participate in any of the four new music therapy programs that just launched at Brooklyn Music School, including MusiKids for children ages 5-7. Classes for the fall trimester began on September 30 and each session ranges fr...

more »

Larchmont Music Academy Celebrates 20th Anniversary With Special Programs

Larchmont Music Academy Celebrates 20th Anniversary With Special Programs

In celebration of its 20th anniversary, the Larchmont Music Academy will host a special ceremony on October 9 at 3:30pm. The event, set to take place at the school in Larchmont, will feature a special ribbon cutting ceremony to honor the 20-year hi...

more »

Canticum Novum Youth Choir in South Salem is Seeking Members

Canticum Novum Youth Choir in South Salem is Seeking Members

Harold and Edie Rosenbaum are seeking new members for their Canticum Novum Youth Choir. Composed of girls from age 8 to 18, the youth choir has in recent years performed in Carnegie Hall, Radio City, The United Nations, and Symphony Space. This sea...

more »

Groove Family Music Opens Locations in Scarsdale, Larchmont, and Mamaroneck

Groove Family Music Opens Locations in Scarsdale, Larchmont, and Mamaroneck

Groove Family Music, a 14-year mainstay in the Westchester family music scene, is bringing its Music for Aardvarks classes to 3 new locations this Fall. Beginning on Tuesday, September 18, Music for Aardvarks’ classes for children ages 3 months thr...

more »

Willan Academy of Music Children's Choir to Hold Auditions This Fall

Willan Academy of Music Children's Choir to Hold Auditions This Fall

Willan Academy of Music will be starting a chorus group for children this Fall in Midtown. All children who love singing are welcome to join the choir. Although no previous musical training is necessary, an audition is required to join in the choir...

more »

More Than Just a Mommy-and-Me Class, Local Business Celebrates First Year

More Than Just a Mommy-and-Me Class, Local Business Celebrates First Year

Music Together with Alexia opened its first location for Music Together® classes in Cold Spring in April of last year, and will be starting its second year with two locations, now including Peekskill. The next ten-week session of classes starts on ...

more »

Turtle Bay Music School to Relocate to a New Space Near Grand Central in September

Turtle Bay Music School to Relocate to a New Space Near Grand Central in September

As part of an overall expansion plan, Turtle Bay Music School (TBMS) will relocate to a modern, customized ADA-compliant facility in The Corinthian Office Condominiums at 330 East 38th Street, conveniently located near Grand Central. It is schedule...

more »

Music Conservatory of Westchester to Honor Broadway Stars and Veterans in Music Therapy Program

Music Conservatory of Westchester to Honor Broadway Stars and Veterans in Music Therapy Program

more »

Music School in Mamaroneck to Launch Band Jam for Kids

Music School in Mamaroneck to Launch Band Jam for Kids

Bach to Rock, a music school for kids, is launching a Band Jam for kid’s ages 10-13 on Tuesday nights starting April 3.

more »

Timbalooloo to Open Flagship Soho Location

Timbalooloo to Open Flagship Soho Location

This January, Timbalooloo will be celebrating the opening of its flagship location in Soho designed especially for young children and their families.

more »

Music School of New York City Opens Mineola Location

Music School of New York City Opens Mineola Location

The Music School of New York City has expanded to Long Island with a location in Mineola, which offers conservatory-level training to students of all levels ages 3 and older in piano, violin, cello, guitar, and voice.

more »

Benefits of Music Education for Children

Benefits of Music Education for Children

Music education isn't just a nice extra—it helps children with academics, character development, empathy, and more.

more »

MUSE Academy to Open in Fort Greene

MUSE Academy to Open in Fort Greene

MUSE Academy, an independent school with an arts focus, will open in Brooklyn September 2018 for children in pre-K to second grades.

more »

Bach to Rock Mamaroneck Launches Musical Theater Classes

Bach to Rock Mamaroneck Launches Musical Theater Classes

Bach to Rock Mamaroneck recently launched musical theater classes for children ages 7 and older. It also offers electronic music production, private and group music lessons, and birthday parties.

more »

KidzHitz Music School Launches Rockstar Birthday Parties

KidzHitz Music School Launches Rockstar Birthday Parties

KidzHitz, a music school located in Huntington, started offering interactive Rockstar Birthday Parties in early September within its newly renovated party space.

more »

Celebrate Kids Music Day to Promote Music Education This October

Celebrate Kids Music Day to Promote Music Education This October

Music schools, stores, and organizations across the country will celebrate the second annual Kids Music Day on Oct. 6 to promote music programs in schools.

more »

Istein Education Center in Forest Hills Adds Classes

Istein Education Center in Forest Hills Adds Classes

Istein Education Center in Forest Hills added ukulele, choir, and percussion classes in July. The music school serves children ages 4 and older, including adults.

more »

Queens Music Academy Opens Woodside Location

Queens Music Academy Opens Woodside Location

Queens Music Academy opened a location in Woodside in July, which provides a performance space for students as well as classrooms for lessons.

more »

The Jewish Education Project Launches Music Together Sing Shalom Classes

The Jewish Education Project Launches Music Together Sing Shalom Classes

In Music Together Sing Shalom classes, families will sing, dance, and play while being led by Jewish educators and trained Music Together teachers.

more »

Music Together with Music and Me Hosts Pajama Parties

Music Together with Music and Me Hosts Pajama Parties

Music Together® with Music and Me will be hosting pajama parties in Bayside and Astoria Aug. 29 and 31, respectively.

more »

Grace Music School to Add Music FunTime Classes in Melville

Grace Music School to Add Music FunTime Classes in Melville

Grace Music School will be offering Music FunTime classes, for children ages 18 months to 7 years, at the Melville location starting in the fall.

more »

Bach to Rock Opens in Nanuet

Bach to Rock Opens in Nanuet

Bach to Rock, a music education center for all ages, opened in Nanuet in April.

more »

Children's Enrichment Center Launches Child-Senior Music Program

Children's Enrichment Center Launches Child-Senior Music Program

Not Just Art, an enrichment center for kids, recently launched a Music Together Generations program, in which young children and seniors jointly participate in a music-themed class.

more »

Helping Children Learn Through Creative Play and Experience

Helping Children Learn Through Creative Play and Experience

Helpful pointers for parents to help children flourish through freedom when they are home.

more »