Events & Concerts

Past Events

Actionplay Holiday Concert Extravaganza

December 03, 2021

Friday, December 3, 2021 – 7pm – FREE

Actionplay – a theatre organization for autistic, neurodivergent, and disabled teens and adults – is proud to present the Actionplay Holiday Concert Extravaganza with The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music! If you want to support neurodiverse theatre and get into the holiday spirit at the same time, then come see the Actionplay Chorus perform a selection of wintry favorites on December 3rd!

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PhiloSonia Concert

December 04, 2021

Saturday, December 4 – 7:30 pm

From October to May, 2021, Brooklyn Conservatory of Music will be hosting four programs presented by PhiloSonia. PhiloSonia is an innovative chamber music series designed to create a personal connection between audience members and classical music. ReCONNECT II: Together will feature performances by Stani Dimitrova (violin), Ani Kalayjian (cello) and Philip Fisher (piano). The evening will feature works by J. Haydn, William Grant Still, Gayane Chebotaryan, Jennifer Higdon, Reena Esmail and Amy Beach. The evening is being presented in collaboration with LYRICA Chamber Music. To learn more about PhiloSonia’s upcoming performances at BKCM on Saturday, March 26 and Saturday, May 21, click here. For season tickets, please go to PhiloSonia’s Eventbrite page, which can be found here.

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BCCO Concert - St Ann & the Holy Trinity Church (157 Montague Street in Brooklyn Heights)

December 04, 2021

Saturday, December 4, 2021 - 7:30 pm

The Brooklyn Conservatory Community Orchestra presents William Grant Still's "Afro-American Symphony" Dorothy Savitch, music director The evening will also feature performances of George Butterworth's "The Banks of Green Willow" and Chevalier de St. Georges' "Symphonie Concertante," featuring members of the BKCM Suzuki Advanced String Ensemble.

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Klezmer Hanukkah Party!

December 05, 2021

Sunday, December 5, 2021 - 3-5pm – FREE

Join us for our annual Klezmer Hanukkah celebration taking place outdoors hosted at the Park Slope Jewish Center, 1320 8th Avenue (at 14th Street). Event is open and free for anyone to join!

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Brass Holiday Play-a-long! (5th Avenue & 4th Street by the Christmas Tree)

December 11, 2021

Saturday, December 11, 2021, 2-4pm - FREE

Join us for a socially distanced outdoor holiday play-a-long! Bring your brass instruments to play, if you’d like, and make some joyful noise to ring in the holidays. We will provide sheet music. All levels of experience welcome! In partnership with: Park Slope Parents Park Slope Civic Council The Old Stone House 5th Ave BID

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The OMNI Ensemble

December 11, 2021

Saturday, December 11, 2021 – 8pm

The Omni Ensemble begins their 39th exciting season at the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music. This performance will feature David Wechsler on flute, Jeff Adler on clarinet, Gil Dejean & Gili Sharett on bassoon, Thomas Verchot & Mike Morreale on trumpet, Johannes Pfannkuch & Chris Olness on trombone, Tony Regusis on piano, Jennifer Vincent on bass, Ray Grappone on drums. Marina Alexander will conduct.

The evening will feature performances of Octet by Igor Stravinsky, Cañon by Cindy Cox, Epistrophy & Round Midnight by Thelonius Monk, Brooklyn Episodes (World Premiere) by Chad Smith and Louie's Orange Element by David Wechsler.

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Klezmer New Leaders Fellowship Final Presentation

December 12, 2021

Sunday, December 12, 2021 – 10am – FREE

Join us for a virtual presentation and conversation with our Klezmer New Leaders fellows and mentors, hosted by BKCM Klezmer New Leaders Fellowship Coordinator Francesca Ter-Berg. Klezmer New Leaders Fellows: Melissa Markoff, Beth Silver and Lorie Wolf Mentors: Zoe Guigueno, Cookie Segelstein and Polina Shepherd

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Shape Shifting: CMTE Virtual Guitar Workshop

December 12, 2021

Sunday, December 12, 2021, 11am-2pm

Music therapists are invited to this virtual CMTE workshop presented by licensed creative arts therapist and certified Nordoff-Robbins music therapist David Herman (MA, LCAT, NRMT). Participants will be guided through one-finger, two-finger, and three-finger improvisation exercises and will be led as a group in modal playing using the ‘Shape Shifting’ technique.

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Holiday Caroling

December 18, 2021

Saturday, December 18, 2021 – 2pm - 4:30pm

A beloved Brooklyn Conservatory tradition — holiday caroling! Please join us as we spread cheer throughout the neighborhood, culminating in a reception in our garden. Snacks and drinks will be available to purchase in the BKCM Garden as part of a fundraiser for the Brooklyn Conservatory Chorale. All ages, voices, faiths welcome. To prepare, Brooklyn Conservatory Chorale Director Nick Nicassio will help lead the group in a warm-up from 2pm-2:30pm and then split up to wander and carol from 2:30pm-3:30pm. We will divide into separate groups for family music and for four-part madrigals, so there will be something to sing for everyone! The reception in the BKCM Garden will take place from 3:30 - 4:30pm.

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Suzuki Prospective Parent Orientation #1

January 09, 2022

Sunday, January 9, 2022, 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Register today for our Suzuki Prospective Parent Orientations (2022-2023 school year). Our renowned Suzuki program includes private lessons, group classes, theory classes and parent classes in violin, viola, cello, guitar, piano, flute and bass. Call 718-622-3300 or visit suzuki.bkcm.org for more info. Financial aid is available.

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West African Drumming Workshop with Amos Kwaku Gabia

January 15, 2022

Saturday, January 15, 2022 – 1-3pm

Join Amos Kwaku Gabia for a West African drumming workshop. Open to all levels! This workshop is $25. At the Old Stone House, 336 Third Street, Brooklyn, NY

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Suzuki Prospective Parent Orientation #2

February 08, 2022

Tuesday, February 8, 2022, 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Register today for our Suzuki Prospective Parent Orientations (2022-2023 school year). Our renowned Suzuki program includes private lessons, group classes, theory classes and parent classes in violin, viola, cello, guitar, piano, flute and bass. Call 718-622-3300 or visit suzuki.bkcm.org for more info. Financial aid is available.

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Play Practice – Practice Play (Virtual Workshop – Part 2)

March 16, 2022

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 – 6:30-7:30pm

This unique series of workshops is an opportunity for early childhood and elementary music educators to build their repertoire and develop skills in the field. Social-emotional content will be an integral focus as we return to in-person teaching. Workshops are $25 each.

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Suzuki Prospective Parent Orientation #3

March 20, 2022

Sunday, March 20, 2022, 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Register today for our Suzuki Prospective Parent Orientations (2022-2023 school year). Our renowned Suzuki program includes private lessons, group classes, theory classes and parent classes in violin, viola, cello, guitar, piano, flute and bass. Call 718-622-3300 or visit suzuki.bkcm.org for more info. Financial aid is available.

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Play Practice – Practice Play

May 20, 2022

Friday, May 20, 2022 – 6:30-8pm

This unique series of workshops is an opportunity for early childhood and elementary music educators to build their repertoire and develop skills in the field. Social-emotional content will be an integral focus as we return to in-person teaching. Workshops are $25 each. Vaccination Card or Excelsior Pass required to attend

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