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SCHOOLS BY STATE – New York


Music Schools in the state of New York

Welcome to Bridge to Music. If you're looking for a music school, festival or workshop you've come to the right place. Our easy to use listing will allow you to view, compare your selection and make the choice that's best for you.

You're on your way to finding the perfect music program. Here you'll find a complete list of New York music schools, New York music colleges and additional NY. Music programs. What are you looking for in an New York music school? This selection of top NY. music schools and NY. music conservatories can help you whether you are looking to study performance, music education, jazz studies, composition and more. Is geography important when choosing your school? We have information about music schools from Albany, NY, to New York, NY.

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Bard College Conservatory of Music   Bard College Conservatory of Music
Annadale-on-Hudson NY 12504  
We are a Conservatory for the 21st Century. The Bard College Conservatory of Music takes an innovative approach to educating the musicians of the 21st Century. Blending a beautiful setting along the H  more...
Brooklyn College - City University of New York   Brooklyn College - City University of New York
Brooklyn NY 11210  
The Conservatory of Music at Brooklyn College (CUNY) is among New YorkCity's leading institutions in the training of musicians and musiceducators.   Students study   more...
Brooklyn College Prepatory Center for the Performing Arts   Brooklyn College Prepatory Center for the Performing Arts
Brooklyn NY 11210  
The Music Division offers programs at all levels of study, from beginner to advanced. The foundation of the Preparatory Center's music activities is its highly qualified faculty of professional ar  more...
Brooklyn Conservatory of Music   Brooklyn Conservatory of Music
Brooklyn NY 11217  
Brooklyn Conservatory of Music opened its doors in 1897, and added its Flushing campus in 1955, making it one of the oldest and largest community schools of the arts in the nation. Its founding missio  more...
Brooklyn Music School   Brooklyn Music School compare
Brooklyn NY 11217  
Each student works with their chosen instrument and also studies the intricacies that make music enjoyable for all. Public performance is an important part of the learning process in music. In addi  more...
Center for Preparatory Studies in Music (Queens College)   Center for Preparatory Studies in Music (Queens College)
Flushing NY 11367  
The Center for Preparatory Studies in Music(CPSM) offers a complete program of instruction for young musicians, ages 3 through 18, who wish to develop performance skills and an understanding of music   more...
Colgate University   Colgate University
Hamilton NY 13346-1398  
Music at Colgate is exciting! It will open new doors for you in the creative and performing arts. Not only are there excellent performing opportunities, but the music department also focuses on traini  more...
Community Music School of Buffalo   Community Music School of Buffalo compare
Buffalo NY 14222  
We are pleased that you are considering Community Music School for music instruction for you, your child or your grandchild. Please remember that we welcome people from 6 months - 86 years and beyond.  more...
Concordia Conservatory   Concordia Conservatory compare
Bronxville NY 10708  
Music at Concordia features the combined resources of the rich choral tradition of the College, music within the liberal arts curriculum, the Concordia Conservatory community music school, and The Cad  more...
State Univ of New York - Potsdam   State Univ of New York - Potsdam
Potsdam NY 13676  
The Crane School of Music is one of three schools which make up the The State University of New York at Potsdam in Potsdam, NY. The college, as well as Crane, is a community of teachers and students,  more...
David Hochstein Memorial Music School   David Hochstein Memorial Music School compare
Rochester NY 14614  
Since 1920, Hochstein School of Music & Dance has served as Rochester's community school of the arts--welcoming and nurturing studentsof all ages, all levels of skill, and all background--regardless o  more...
Diller-Quaile School of Music   Diller-Quaile School of Music compare
New York NY 10128  
Diller-Quaile's mission is to teach music in a way that develops the innate musicality in each student and inspires participation for lifetime. The School's comprehensive and coordinated appro  more...
Dorothy Delson Kuhn Music Institute of the Jewish Community Center   Dorothy Delson Kuhn Music Institute of the Jewish Community Center
Statan Island NY 10301  
Whether you want to introduce your child or yourself to the joys of playing an instrument or developing vocal talent, or you want to take your skills to a higher level, the Dorothy Delson Kuhn Music I  more...
Eastman Community Music School   Eastman Community Music School
Rochester NY 14604  
The Eastman Community School offers a great variety of day, evening, and Saturday classes for toddlers, adults, and all ages in between, available at all levels of musical experience. Lesso  more...
Filomen M. D   Filomen M. D'Agostino Greenberg Music School
New York NY 10022-1202  
Since our school's founding in 1913, we have provided students who are blind or partially sighted with the opportunity to enjoy and perform music, and to become accomplished musicians. Over the decade  more...
Greenwich House Music School   Greenwich House Music School compare
New York NY 10014  
Greenwich House Music School has been providing high quality, affordable music education to the people of New York City since 1905. The School has occupied its current location at 44 - 46 Barrow Stree  more...
Hartwick College   Hartwick College
Oneonta NY 13820  
Your development as a musician involves more than time spent in a practice room. A liberal arts environment provides a set of experiences that influence and deepen musical understanding and expression  more...
Henry Street Settlement / Abrons Arts Center   Henry Street Settlement / Abrons Arts Center compare
New York NY 10002  
The Music School offers a relaxed, friendly, and fun environment to experience the joy of music. The School's exciting curriculum offers a wide range of musical styles, including classical, jazz, Lati  more...
Houghton College   Houghton College
Houghton NY 14744-0128  
The School of Music, Houghton College, is a long-time member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM). Its curricula conform fully to NASM published standards. Faculty seek to provide st  more...
Ithaca College   Ithaca College
New York NY 14850-7020  
Ever since its founding in 1892 as a conservatory of music, Ithaca College has been nurturing its musical character. The College remains dedicated to the goals of its founder, W. Grant Egbert, who sai  more...
JCC on the Hudson School of Music & Performing Arts   JCC on the Hudson School of Music & Performing Arts compare
Tarrytown NY 10591  
Mission Statement The JCC on the Hudson is dedicated to serving as a central meeting place for the Jewish community, whose purposes are to: Enhance the health and welfare of its members;  Provide  more...
 Juilliard School   Juilliard School
New York NY 10023  
Juilliard's central mission is to educate talented performing musicians, dancers and actors so that they may achieve the highest artistic standards, as well as become leaders in their professions.  more...
The Center for Improvisational Music   The Center for Improvisational Music compare
Brooklyn NY 11217  
The Center for Improvisational Music (CIM) is a non-profit corporation dedicated to the teaching of and advancement of Improvised and Creative Music.  The Center's facility is located in P  more...
Lucy Moses School at Kaufman Center   Lucy Moses School at Kaufman Center compare
New York NY 10023  
One of the country's most respected community schools for the arts, Lucy Moses School provides a multi-faceted arts education for children and adults at all levels of experience and skill. Programs in  more...
Manhattan School of Music   Manhattan School of Music
New York NY 10027  
Set in one of the world's greatest cities, Manhattan School of Music has contributed to the vibrant culture of New York City for over 85 years. It is one of the premier private music conservatorie  more...
Mannes College of Music   Mannes College of Music
New York NY 10024  
The College Division attracts superb students from around the world. Comparatively small in size, the college maintains an intimate atmosphere, fostering close and constructive relationships among stu  more...
Music Conservatory of Westchester   Music Conservatory of Westchester compare
White Plains NY 10606-1102  
Founded in 1929, the Conservatory today serves almost 3,000 students ranging in age from 6 months to 95 years, from 102 communities in a 5-county area and representing more than 30 nationalities. All   more...
NYU Steinhardt School - Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions   NYU Steinhardt School - Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions
New York NY 10012-1172  
We provide the finest professional training combined with academic excellence at an internationally recognized university. Three hundred faculty teach and support over 1,400 department students majori  more...
Opus 118-Harlem Center for Strings   Opus 118-Harlem Center for Strings compare
New York NY 10035  
Mission Opus 118 Harlem School of Music provides quality music instruction and teacher development in an environment that nurtures excellence and creativity. Core Values: Excellence in teaching, stude  more...
Purchase College, State University of New York   Purchase College, State University of New York
Purchase NY 10577  
Purchase College, referred to as the “gem” of the State University of New York system, combines distinctive programs in the liberal arts and sciences with professional conservatory and stu  more...
Roberts Wesleyan College   Roberts Wesleyan College
Rochester NY 14624  
Roberts Wesleyan College is a vital part of Rochester NY's exceptional mix of educational opportunities. With an enrollment of more than 1,800 students and a tradition of excellence dating back to  more...
Rockland Conservatory of Music   Rockland Conservatory of Music compare
Pearl River NY 10977  
The mission of the Rockland Conservatory of Music is to provide quality professional music instruction at reasonable rates to students of all ages and levels, regardless of ethnic, religious or financ  more...
Sarah Lawrence College   Sarah Lawrence College
Bronxville NY 10708-5999  
The Music Program offers conservatory-level studies for students aspiring to professional careers, as well as superb instruction for those who love music and want to study it within the context of a l  more...
School for Strings   School for Strings compare
New York NY 10019  
Since 1970, The School for Strings has been New York’s premiere Suzuki-based music school, providing outstanding instrumental instruction to thousands of children, and Suzuki teacher training to hundr  more...
Shostakovich Music, Art & Sport School, Inc   Shostakovich Music, Art & Sport School, Inc compare
Brooklyn NY 11235  
Since it's inception in 1981, the Shostakovich School of Music, Art and Sport, has grown from a dream envisioned by a small group of Russian immigrants, to a vibrant multifaceted music and art institu  more...
Songcatchers Inc.   Songcatchers Inc. compare
New Rochelle NY 10801  
Songcatchers Inc. is an organization that reaches for peace through music by providing an array of programs in the performing and visual arts. We aim specifically to provide high quality that is affor  more...
Turtle Bay Music School   Turtle Bay Music School compare
New York NY 10022  
Since our founding in 1925, Turtle Bay Music School has fostered love and knowledge of music by providing high quality musical instruction and a range of related music programs and activities to motiv  more...
New School   New School compare
New York NY 10011  
The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music offers a unique course of study in which a passionately engaged faculty of professional artists, drawn from New York City’s renowned jazz community  more...
Alaria Chamber Ensemble   Alaria Chamber Ensemble compare
New York NY 10025  
The Alaria Chamber Ensemble has for 24 years played host to a series of chamber music classes at Mannes School of Music. Players of all instruments, including voice, al  more...
Ashokan Fiddle & Dance Camp   Ashokan Fiddle & Dance Camp compare
Saugerties NY 12477  
JAY UNGAR & MOLLY MASON'S FIDDLE & DANCE CAMPS have been held each year since 1980 at Ashokan, a field campus of the State University of New York in the Catskill Mountains. Our Ashokan Fiddle & Dance  more...
Ithaca Violoncello Institute   Ithaca Violoncello Institute compare
Ithaca NY 14850  
The ITHACA VIOLONCELLO INSTITUTE (IVI) is a small number of positive-minded cellists from the U.S. and abroad (minimum age 16) who are professionally-directed or wanting intensive cello study. Studen  more...
Magic Mountain Music Farm, Practice Marathon Retreats   Magic Mountain Music Farm, Practice Marathon Retreats compare
New York NY 10025  
Magic Mountain Music Farm, the brain-child of Burton Kaplan, provides unique insights for the artist musician, teacher and conservatory student seeking self-empowerment in music practicing, auditionin  more...
Music Etc.   Music Etc. compare
New York NY 10011  
From live jazz , specially tailored for your wedding or function, to specialist arrangements and orchestrations for any event or production, MusicEtc offers a wide range of professional solutions for   more...
New York Summer Music Festival   New York Summer Music Festival compare
Oneonta NY 13820  
The New York Summer Music Festival is a six-week summer program that challenges every one of its students to achieve their highest levels of musicianship. NYSMF distinguishes itself from other "ban  more...
Skidmore Chamber Music Institute   Skidmore Chamber Music Institute compare
Saratoga Springs NY 12866  
The Euclid Quartet, in partnership with Skidmore College will inaugurate a week-long chamber music workshop for adult string musicians. Timed to coincide with the best of Saratoga Springs' summer   more...
Summit Music Festival   Summit Music Festival compare
Pleasentville NY 10570  
The Summit Music Festival is New York's summer institute for extensive chamber music and instrumental training. Founded in 1991 by members of the highly regarded Emelin Trio, the festival offers young  more...
Creative Strings Workshop   Creative Strings Workshop compare
Woodside NY 11377  
These workshops are completely unique because students have numerous opportunities to perform alongside seasoned pros in a variety of venues - just like in the real world. While at camp, students:   more...
Summertrios Regular Program   Summertrios Regular Program compare
New York NY 10025  
Summertrios was formed in 1990 to provide opportunities for adult amateur musicians to play, study, perform, and listen to chamber music; and to create a community of musicians. We intended to estab  more...
Chamber Music Conference and Composer   Chamber Music Conference and Composer's Forum of the East compare
New York NY 10040  
The Chamber Music Conference is dedicated to amateur instrumentalists who are passionate about music, who seek to develop as chamber musicians, and who believe that music offers infinite possibilities  more...
City University of New York - Graduate Center   City University of New York - Graduate Center compare
New York NY 10016  
The PhD/DMA Program in Music, with concentrations in musicology, theory, composition, ethnomusicology and performance, is designed to train students in many fields and subfields of musical scholarship  more...
Burgos International Music Festival   Burgos International Music Festival compare
Pleasentville NY 10570  
Burgos International Music Festival, in collaboration with the City of Burgos and representatives of Summit Music Festival, is launching its second season in Spain between the dates of July 3 - July 1  more...
College of St. Rose   College of St. Rose
Albany NY 12203  
When you walk into the Saint Rose Music Building, you will likely hear vocalists warming up in the Saints and Sinners Sound Studio or sounds of our jazz band jamming in a classroom. But there are oth  more...
Eastman School of Music   Eastman School of Music
Rochester NY 14604-2599  
“For the Enrichment of Community Life” — these words are etched on the façade of the Eastman Theatre. What better reason is there for music than to enrich life? And what bette  more...
Five Towns College   Five Towns College
Dix Hills NY 11746  
Located at the geographic heart of Long Island, Five Towns College has been preparing students for work in all phases of the entertainment industry for over 25 years. An independent, nonsectarian, coe  more...
City University of New York - Hunter College   City University of New York - Hunter College
New York NY 10021  
The Department of Music at Hunter College, part of the City University of New York (CUNY), offers a variety of courses and degree programs catering to the needs of a diverse student body. Courses inc  more...
NY Youth Symphony   NY Youth Symphony compare
New York NY 10019-5230  
Since 1963, the New York Youth Symphony has supported young musicians in their pursuit of the highest quality experience in music education and performance. The organization boasts an impressive track  more...
Long Island University - Brooklyn Campus   Long Island University - Brooklyn Campus
Brooklyn NY 11201  
We offer the following degrees: B.A. in Traditional Music; B.F.A. in Jazz Studies and a B.S in Music Education. Our Jazz Studies program is one of the few programs in the New York Metropolitan area of  more...
New York University   New York University
New York NY 10012  
The NYU Department of Music offers studies in historical musicology, ethnomusicology, and composition and theory at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. With its leading research faculty, the D  more...
Piano Pro Music Study   Piano Pro Music Study compare
Staten Island NY 10314  
Read and interpret popular lead sheets. Unlock the mystery of improvisation. Learn proper classical technique.  more...
RAMO STRING MUSIC SCHOOL New York   RAMO STRING MUSIC SCHOOL New York compare
New York NY 10023  
In the heart of Manhattan, Ramo has just opened a great place for private lessons "STUDIO 54" for the following: GUITAR: Classical, Acoustic, Electric and 12 String. VIOLIN: 4  more...
School for Improvisational Music   School for Improvisational Music compare
New York NY 10031  
The Center for improvisational music is a non-profit corporation dedicated to the teaching of and advancement of Improvised and Creative Music. The Center's facility is located near Park Slope, Brookl  more...
Skidmore Jazz Institute-Skidmore College   Skidmore Jazz Institute-Skidmore College
Saratoga Springs NY 12866  
Since its inception in 1987, the Skidmore Jazz Institute -- which this year is celebrating its twentieth anniversary -- has become one of the premiere programs in the country to study jazz in the summ  more...
Slope Music   Slope Music compare
Brooklyn NY 271 9th st.  
As Slope Music has expanded, choosing the right staff members is a job that has fallen to Charles, in his capacity of Director of Slope Music. All staff members have excellent background and training   more...
SUNY College of Fredonia   SUNY College of Fredonia
Fredonia NY 14063  
The SUNY Fredonia School of Music is an internationally recognized undergraduate and graduate program in a comprehensive, liberal arts and sciences university of the State University of New York. We p  more...
Syracuse University   Syracuse University
Syracuse NY 13244-1010  
The Setnor School of Music offers the creative, inquisitive student an extraordinary range of options for undergraduate study. Students at the Setnor School work intensively in one of four bachelor of  more...
Third Street Music School Settlement   Third Street Music School Settlement compare
New York NY 10003  
Third Street Music School Settlement, the nation's oldest community music school, was founded in 1894 and has been changing lives and its community ever since by providing access to world-cla  more...
Columbia University   Columbia University
New York NY 10027  
From its beginnings in a schoolhouse in lower Manhattan, Columbia University has grown to encompass two principal campuses: the historic, neoclassical campus in the Morningside Heights neighborhood an  more...
Nazareth College   Nazareth College
Rochester NY 14618  
The Nazareth College Department of Music integrates intensive studies in music (musicianship and performance), with professional programs and the liberal arts, to combine for a truly unique   more...
Alfred University   Alfred University
Alfred NY 14802  
All AU students have many opportunities for musical study and performance, regardless of degree major or minor. In addition to introductory and special topics courses, students can take piano and voic  more...
Barnard College   Barnard College
New York NY 10027  
Barnard College aims to provide the highest quality liberal arts education to promising and high-achieving young women, offering the unparalleled advantages of an outstanding residential college in pa  more...
Finger Lakes Community College   Finger Lakes Community College
Canandaigua NY 14424  
The opportunity for you to gain experience in performance is a popular feature of the music program at Finger Lakes. Students perform as part of the Finger Lakes Chorale, Vocal Jazz Ensemble, College   more...
Concordia College   Concordia College
Bronxville NY 10708  
Music at Concordia features the combined resources of the rich choral tradition of the College, music within the liberal arts curriculum, the Concordia Conservatory community music school, and The Cad  more...
Elmira College   Elmira College
Elmira NY 14901  
Elmira College offers majors in more than 35 academic areas, but our range of program options is even greater. In ten of these subjects you may pursue either a Bachelor of Science or a Bachelor of Art  more...
Hobart & William Smith Colleges   Hobart & William Smith Colleges
Geneva NY 14456  
The Hobart and William Smith Department of Music seeks to develop the musical understanding of students who desire to broaden their cultural perspective through study of the arts, as well as to prepar  more...
Laguardia Community College   Laguardia Community College
Long Island City NY 11101  
Begin with this premise: To change a mind is to change the world. Now transform that premise into an organizing principle. Imagine that a single act of inspiration holds the capacity to excite other m  more...
Wells College   Wells College
Aurora NY 13026  
The performing arts major provides concentrated study in music, dan  more...
Cayuga County Community College   Cayuga County Community College
Auburn NY 13021  
Academically, financially, and geographically accessible to a diverse student population, Cayuga Community College provides a strong liberal arts foundation for further study and career preparation. T  more...
Bronx Community College   Bronx Community College
Bronx NY 10453  
2007 marked the 50th anniversary of Bronx Community College which was established in 1957 after a decade of effort by civic-minded groups in Bronx County to meet the growing need for increased higher   more...
Broome Community College   Broome Community College
Binghamton NY 13902  
We provide our students with an exciting opportunity to pursue a music career while developing a strong foundation of skills. Through performance and study of musical masterworks, encompassing a wide   more...
Borough of Manhattan Community College   Borough of Manhattan Community College
New York NY 10007  
The Liberal Arts Program at Borough of Manhattan Community College provides each student with a well-rounded background in the sciences, humanities, mathematics, and languages. The program also allows  more...
Cornell University   Cornell University
Ithaca NY 14853  
The Department of Music at Cornell provides opportunities for the study and performance of music under the guidance of a distinguished faculty, as part of an education at a great university. Students   more...
Corning Community College   Corning Community College
Corning NY 14830  
Our expanding music department brings a medley of sweet sounds to the campus and community. We offer academic classes in music theory and composition, as well as a variety of performance options: pian  more...
Daemen College   Daemen College
Amherst NY 14226  
The mission of Daemen College is to prepare students for life and leadership in an increasingly complex world. Founded on the principle that education should elevate human dignity and foster civic res  more...
Dutchess Community College   Dutchess Community College
Poughkeepsie NY 12601  
This intensive musical performance preparation program is designed for the student who wishes further musical study before auditioning for entrance as an applied music major at a four-year college or   more...
Fordham University   Fordham University
Bronx NY 10458  
The music major covers a range of courses that include music theory, performance, and history. The program, which leads to a B.A., is an academically oriented one, aimed at liberal arts students who w  more...
Hamilton College   Hamilton College
Clinton NY 13323  
Music is a fundamental form of human art, communication and pleasure – celebratory, sacred, exploratory and communal. Music is typically one of our earliest and simplest childhood experiences, y  more...
Jamestown Community College   Jamestown Community College
Jamestown NY 14702  
Jamestown Community College offers an Associate's Degree, Fine Arts/Music and a one year certificate in Digital Audio Production. Jamestown Commmunity College is a part of the State University of   more...
Long Island University - CW Post   Long Island University - CW Post
Brookville NY 11548  
Over 70 faculty members teach specialized courses such as vocal coaching, Alexander Technique, performance classes, music education and jazz in addition to individualized instruction in all   more...
Skidmore College   Skidmore College compare
Saratoga Springs NY 12866  
The Department of Music meets the needs of three populations: students majoring in music, students with a musical interest who may be enrolled to meet all-College requirements or for personal int  more...
University of Rochester   University of Rochester
Rochester NY 14627-0052  
The College Music Department serves a student  more...
Canisius College   Canisius College
Buffalo NY 14208  
Music majors choose a concentration in one of four sequences: music history and literature, performance, music education or music technology. Music appreciation courses cover a wide range of musical s  more...
Buffalo State College   Buffalo State College
Buffalo NY 14222-1095  
The Buffalo State College Music Department has the fastest growing undergraduate Music Education program in the SUNY system. As the only SUNY music department located in an urban setting, musical and   more...