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Boo!KCM’s Haunted Musical Garden

Mommy Poppins 10/15/21

NY Metroparents Halloween at Boo!KCM

NY Metroparents 10/15/21


TimeOut New York 10/15/21

Reedist/Composer Josh Sinton Premieres New Work At Brooklyn Conservatory 10/13/21

Good Morning, Brooklyn: Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Brooklyn Eagle 9/1/21

Kids Concert Headed To Music Conservatory’s Park Slope Stoop

Patch 8/18/21

Midsummer Nights: Stoop Concerts

TimeOut 7/27/21

Park Slope Stoop Will Turn To Stage For Summer Concert Series

Patch  7/21/21

This Week in Jazz: Brooklyn Conservatory of Music Free Concert Series to Kick Off on July 22

Jazziz  7/21/21

This Week in Jazz: Brooklyn Conservatory of Music Announces Recipients of the Inaugural Jazz Leaders Fellowship

News 12 7/20/21

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music holds 5th annual World Refugee Day Music Festival

Jazziz  6/28/21


Brooklyn Eagle  6/25/21

NY Rainbow Roadmap

New York Daily News  6/10/21

Brower Park Plans Day of Music and Art for Juneteenth

Patch (Prospect Heights-Crown Heights)  6/3/21

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music Celebrates Turning the Corner with Music in Park Slope 

Brooklyn Eagle  5/27/21

New York High Society Ditches Their Masks and Revives the Gala

Bloomberg  5/21/21

Park Slope Streets Filled with Music

Brooklyn Paper  5/19/21

BKCM Spring Benefit 2021

NBC4-NY  5/15/21

Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra in Brooklyn’s P.S. 321

WNYC New Sounds  5/14/21

Miles Davis and More: This Week in Jazz

Jazziz  5/10/21

BKCM to Award two Black women or Black Non-Binary Musicians Fellowship

BK Reader  4/30/21 

‘New York Music Month Extended Play’ Expanded With New Events for Children and Young Adults

Broadway World  4/14/21

An Everything Guide for Learning the Piano as an Adult

New York Magazine: The Strategist  3/2/21

BKCM Announces Five new Board Members

BKCM Press Release  2/19/21



Commemorating World Refugee Day

Insider NJ  6/19/20 

New Yorkers will sing and play instruments together in a cacophonous song this Wednesday night

Time Out New York  4/28/20 

New Yorkers Encouraged to Join in Symphonic Fanfare for Workers

The Wall Street Journal  4/27/20 

Report Finds a Future Uncertain for Brooklyn-Based Arts Organizations Amidst COVID-19

BK Reader  4/16/20 

Center for an Urban Future Study Finds NYC’s Small Arts Groups Facing Unprecedented Financial Challenges

Broadway World  3/27/20 

‘White-Collar Quarantine’ Over Virus Spotlights Class Divide

The New York Times  2/7/20 

The Brooklyn Conservatory Of Music Presents RHYMES WITH OPERA

Broadway World  2/7/20 



7 Things to Do With Your Kids in N.Y.C. This Weekend

The New York Times  9/5/19 

Barclays Center Biggie mural & ‘Bed Stuy’ Nets uniform unveiled (BKCM Music Partners at Madiba Prep)

Brooklyn Vegan  5/22/19 

Things to Do With Kids in Brooklyn

NY Metro Parents  5/2/19 

The OMNI Ensemble Continues Its 36th Season With Trios Plus!

Broadway World  3/2/19 



Holiday caroler get NYers into the holiday spirit

Spectrum News NY1  12/22/18

This Former Deutsche Bank Exec Gave It All Up to Run a Brooklyn Music School
Fast Company  12/13/18 

Bankers Find Balance, Creative Outlet at Brooklyn Music Conservatory
Bloomberg  11/12/18 

Heeding the Siren Song of Service: Chad Cooper left a fast-track banking career when the struggling Brooklyn Conservatory of Music called his name.
Stanford University  10/5/18 

In unison: Locals, immigrants celebrate World Refugee Day with party at music conservatory
Brooklyn Daily  6/26/18 

Former investment banker Chad Cooper is thriving as the executive director of the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music.
Fox 5 NY  6/13/18 

WSJ Metro Money column about Chad Cooper’s journey from banker to BKCM Executive Director
Wall Street Journal  6/5/18

Brooklyn’s new instrument lending library a smash hit
Brooklyn Daily Eagle  5/24/18

Brooklyn Public Library launches city’s first musical instrument lending library
Bklyner  5/24/18

Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez make the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music part of their weekend routine
New York Post  5/18/18

Brooklyn Conservatory’s music therapy program partners with Symphonized to help homeless kids in East New York shelter 
NY1  4/25/18

12-year-old Brooklyn Conservatory Suzuki piano student Julian Raheb a “virtuoso” composer and performer
Fox 5 NY  4/6/18

Brooklyn Conservatory Suzuki students go Bach-wild
Bach in the Subways  3/24/18



Brooklyn Conservatory to become a partner in ConEd’s Exploring the Metropolis composer residency program
Exploring the Metropolis  6/19/17

World Refugee Day Festival: Brooklyn Conservatory, Spaceworks, and six refugee resettlement agencies host an evening of music, food, and community featuring artists from Syria, Ukraine, Nepal, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, and all over the world.
BKCM  6/10/17

June is New York Music Month! Mayor’s office offers 2,000+ hours of FREE rehearsal space at Brooklyn Conservatory of Music for month of June
Brooklyn Vegan. 5/19/17

Brooklyn Conservatory’s Teen Jazz Ensemble to be renamed, thanks to generous support from Amy Winehouse Foundation
BKCM. 1/18/17



More than 50 Park Slope carolers brave sub-freezing temperatures to sing with Brooklyn Conservatory
Brooklyn Paper  12/19/16

Artists can now rent practice space at Brooklyn Conservatory of Music for $12 an hour
Park Slope Patch  9/27/16

Brooklyn Conservatory historic profile featured in Park Slope’s Civic News
Park Slope Civic News  7/5/16

Fan video from Hamilton singalong that went viral! (264,800 views and counting)
YouTube  6/4/16

Brooklyn Conservatory’s Hamilton singalong is THE singalong to attend this year.
Thirteen  6/1/16