Sign up for a virtual college admissions event here.

Created with Sketch.

Manhattan School of Music is one of the world's premier music conservatories for classical music, jazz, and musical theatre.

Loading Artist...

Loading Title...

2021-22 College application available now!

Learn More

Find your MSM

Choose an academic program, discover our exceptional faculty, or come hear one of more than 600 live concerts a year at our campus and around NYC.

“At MSM we promote the highest standards of excellence in our supportive atmosphere, infused with the incomparable creative energy of New York City.”

James Gandre

President, Manhattan School of Music

MSM News

Manhattan School of Music celebrates Native American Heritage Month

Manhattan School of Music's Cultural Inclusion Initiative (CII) aims to foster greater understanding of the world around us. This November, MSM honors Native American Heritage Month, an observance of great importance in the United States.

News Release: MSM, The ELMA Music Foundation, and the Hugh Masekela Heritage Foundation Announce Two 2020–21 Recipients of the Hugh Masekela Heritage Scholarship

Through this partnership, Manhattan School of Music provides full scholarships to six South African music students enabling them to pursue Bachelor of Music degrees at MSM, Hugh Masekela’s alma mater.

How MSM is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic

Learn about the initiatives Manhattan School of Music has taken to keep the community safe, healthy, and engaged in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Explore our Programs

Visit our Admissions page to learn more.

Find a Degree, Diploma or Certificate

Visit MSM

130 Claremont Avenue
New York, New York 10027