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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! (115,000 views and counting) YouTube, 6/4/16 Brooklyn Conservatory’s Hamilton singalong is THE singalong to attend this year. Thirteen, 6/1/16