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

About MSM

  • Leadership

    Meet the people who play a critical role at MSM, supporting its world-wide reputation for excellence.

  • Our Degrees

    Learn about the academic programs at Manhattan School of Music.

  • History

    In this section, you’ll learn about the history of the School over the decades.

  • Success Stories

    Read about the many accomplishments of MSM students, alumni, and faculty.

  • Mission Statement and Strategic Plan

    A brief summary of MSM's core values and MSM's Strategic Plan for 2019-2024.

  • Our Blog

    Recent news and events from Manhattan School of Music.

  • Academic Calendar

    The important dates for MSM academic year 2019-2020.

  • Centennial Celebrations

    Learn about how MSM celebrated its 100th Anniversary!

  • Fast Facts

    Pertinent information about Manhattan School of Music.

  • MSM Spotlight

    Conversations about creativity, inspiration, and life at MSM.

  • Consumer Information

    General information about institutional accreditation, financial assistance, campus safety, and more.


  • Contact Us

    Get in touch, see a concert, or take a tour – here's how to connect.

  • Visit MSM

    We welcome you and your family to take a tour and experience MSM and our neighborhood in person!

  • Employment at MSM

    Find out about available employment opportunities.

  • Alumni

    Stay connected. Get involved. Make an impact.

  • Hire a Musician

    Here's how to hire an MSM musician for your event, project, or to teach private lessons.

  • Faculty

    MSM is world-renowned for its impressive faculty and the quality of its instruction.

  • Offices & Staff

    Contact info for various MSM staff members and departments.

With more than 960 talented undergraduate and graduate students from at least 45 countries and nearly all 50 United States; Manhattan School of Music is known for its innovative curricula — offering classical, jazz, and musical theatre training — and world-renowned artist-teacher faculty.

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