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Settlement Music School continues to provide our programs online through distance learning. Click here for more information. Sign up today! More Details. Charity Navigator named Settlement one of the top 10 music programs in the nation working to preserve and expand music education and access to the musical arts. Get to know us, in our own words, as Settlement students, faculty, and staff describe the Settlement experience. Teachers are challenging yet supportive, and in addition to my girls becoming more musically proficient, they've also become more confident in themselves.
Recent Updates: In compliance with New York State guidelines for health and safety, large groups are not permitted to congregate inside our buildings. Learn more. We have transformed the traditional music conservatory by integrating rigorous classical training with real-world experience and cross-disciplinary opportunities. We combine rigor with creative experimentation. Our work exemplifies imagination, social consciousness, and authenticity of expression. We are renowned across the globe for our artist-as-mentor approach and the largest internship program in New York City. Email hayesd newschool. Download vCard. Conducting staff, The Philadelphia Orchestra.
Like Curtis, New School's enrollment was only open to orchestral instrumentalists and pianists. The faculty consisted of the four members of the Curtis String Quartet , select members of the Philadelphia Orchestra and two piano teachers Gisa Adler and Jeanne Behrend. The mansion was converted into a high-functioning conservatory, complete with practice rooms, offices, library and auditorium. New School originated as an all string school. In , they opened admission to winds, brass and percussion, offering scholarships and opportunities to study with Philadelphia Orchestra musicians. The school received accreditation in and awarded their first Bachelor of Music degrees in Prior to , students graduated with a performance diploma.