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

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James Gandre

President, Manhattan School of Music

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Updates about Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

MSM is moving to online learning through May 1. All MSM performances to May 1 have been cancelled, or will possibly be rescheduled. Commencement is being postponed. MSM’s campus is closed to anyone not living in Andersen Hall and to all non-essential employees. Details here.

MSM Percussion: Live from Anywhere
April 6, 2020 at 7:30 PM

Watch the unique 30-minute live performance held on April 6 of 15 MSM percussion students playing together on the Zoom videoconferencing platform from different locations. This concert of new music is inspired by the challenges of live video connections and our current global situation.

Student Blog: “Talking Circles” A Journey of Discovery and Understanding

The MSM Talking Circles Leadership Retreat is an annual winter weekend getaway for MSM students that fosters interpersonal communication, hones leadership skills, and generates conversations about diversity and social justice.

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