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Jazz Leaders Fellowship Announcement

Brooklyn Daily Eagle 7/12/23

Juneteenth Celebration

The City Life 6/14/23

PRIDE Events in Brooklyn

Brooklyn Bridge Parents 6/2/23

Open Stages 2023

NYCGo 5/1/23

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music to host third annual music festival

Brooklyn Paper 5/1/23

BKCM Jazz Leaders Fellowship Applications Open

BK Reader 3/17/23

BKCM Black History Month Programming

Brooklyn Paper 2/13/23

The Brooklyn Conservatory Chorale in Brooklyn Heights Blog

Brooklyn Heights Blog 1/10/23


BKCM Year in Review in BK Reader

BK Reader 12/20/2022

Caroling in Brooklyn Blvd NYC

Brooklyn Bvld NYC 12/16/2022

Klezmer Hanukkah featured in Brooklyn Magazine

Brooklyn Magazine 12/15/2022

Klezmer Hanukkah in News 12

News 12 12/15/2022

Klezmer Hanukkah in Cleveland Jewish News

Cleveland Jewish News 12/14/2022

Klezmer Hanukkah in Pix 11 

Pix 11 News 12/14/2022

Klezmer Hanukkah in Y Net News

Y Net News 12/14/2022

Klezmer Hanukkah Event in the Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Jewish Telegraphic Agency 12/14/2022

December BCCO Concert in Patch

Patch 12/2/2022

Jingle Fest in Macaroni Kid

MacaroniKid 12/2/2022

Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway

Brooklyn Paper 11/19/2022

House Party 2022 Featured in BKReader 

BKReader 11/15/2022

Cozy Side of Beethoven Featured in Opera Wire

OperaWire 11/13/2022

Center for Fiction & BKCM Hispanic Heritage Month Event Featured in Timeout

Timeout 9/15/22

Hispanic Heritage Month Event featured in New York Family

New York Family 9/14/22

“Music Conservatory Kept Strong During the Pandemic” in Brooklyn Eagle

Brooklyn Eagle 8/10/22

Jazz Leaders Fellowship and Melvis Santa’s Concert in Amsterdam News

Amsterdam News 8/4/2022

BKCM World Refugee Day Featured on Bronx News 12

Bronx News 12 6/27/2022

BKCM Juneteenth Featured in Secret NYC

Secret NYC 6/7/2022

BKCM Pride Month Celebration Featured in NY metro parents

NY metro parents 6/1/2022

BKCM Pride Month Celebration Featured in Patch

Patch 6/1/2022

BKCM Pride Month Celebration Featured in Kid On the Town

Kid on the Town 6/1/2022

BKCM Pride Month Celebration Featured in Park Slope Parents

Park Slope Parents 6/1/2022

BKCM Affordable Rental Program Featured in Crain’s New York Business

Crain’s New York Business 5/24/2022

BKCM Affordable Rental Program is Featured in Variety Magazine

Variety 5/23/2022

CBS Highlights Open Stages

CBS News 5/21/2022

Park Slope Living Highlights Open Stages

Park Slope Living Instagram 5/19/2022

Open Stages Featured in Jazziz 

Jazziz 5/17/2022

Open Stages Featured in Mommy Poppins

Mommy Poppins 5/11/2022

Open Stages Featured in New York Family

New York Family 5/16/2022

Amsterdam News Highlights BKCM Jazz Leaders Fellowship

Amsterdam News 5/12/2022

Open Stages Featured on Tiny Beans

Tiny Beans 5/2/2022

Open Stages Featured on All Arts

All Arts 5/2/2022

Open Stages Featured on News 12

News 12 5/2/2022

Open Stages Featured in Mommy Poppins

Mommy Poppins 5/2/2022

Open Stages Featured in the BK Family Calendar Listing

BK Family Calendar 4/28/2022

Patch Highlights BCCO “Five Magical Tales” Family Concert

Patch 4/8/2022

Macaroni Kid Highlights BCCO “Five Magical Tales” Family Concert

Macaroni Kid 4/6/2022

Brooklyn Eagle Highlights Open Stages 2022

Brooklyn Eagle 4/4/2022

NYC Jazz Record Highlights the BKCM Jazz Leaders Fellowship

NYC Jazz Record 3/29/2022

Jazziz Highlights the BKCM Jazz Leaders Fellowship 

Jazziz 3/29/2022

BP Weekender Features TRAILBLAZERS

Brooklyn Paper 3/25/2022

AMNY Names TRAILBLAZERS One of Its Top Things To Do This Weekend

AMNY 3/23/2022

Harlem World Magazine Features the Jazz Leaders Fellowship

Harlem World Magazine 3/22/2022

BK Reader Features the Jazz Leaders Fellowship

Brooklyn Reader 3/21/2022

Macaroni Kid Features TRAILBLAZERS 3/20/2022

Patch Features the Brooklyn Conservatory Chorale Concert, BRAND NEW DAY 3/10/2022

Patch Features The Omni Ensemble’s February Concert at BKCM 2/7/2022

Brooklyn News 12 Highlights Lunar New Year Celebration

Brooklyn News 12 2/5/2022

BKCM’s Work at The Watermark Highlighted in Essay on Senior Housing 2/4/2022

Brooklyn Paper Highlights BKCM Lunar New Year Celebration 2/1/2022

Jazziz Highlights Earl McIntyre & Tribute Concert “A Night of Tribute II”

Jazziz Magazine 1/31/2022 highlights “A Night of Tribute II” 1/25/2022

Backstage Pass with Lia Chang Features BKCM Lunar New Year

Backstage Pass with Lia Chang 1/25/2022

Hoboken Girl Features BKCM Lunar New Year Celebration

Hoboken Girl 1/25/2022

New York Family Features Lunar New Year

New York Family 1/20/2022 Features BKCM Lunar New Year 1/20/2022

Time Out New York Features Lunar New Year

Time Out New York 1/19/2022

Park Slope Living highlights BKCM’s Lunar New Year celebration on Instagram

Park Slope Living Instagram 1/19/2022

MacaroniKid Highlights BKCM Lunar New Year Celebration

MacaroniKid by CertifiKid 1/18/2022

Time Out New York highlights BKCM’s Instrument Check-out Program

Time Out New York 1/18/2022

Lunar New Year in New York Metro Parents

New York Metro Parents 1/17/2022

Mommy Poppins Highlights Lunar New Year Celebrations in NYC

Mommy Poppins 1/17/2022


Pix 11 News Covers BKCM & BCM Kwanzaa Event

Pix 11 News 12/27/2021

BKCM & BCM Kwanzaa Sing-along in Park Slope Parents’ Guide to the Holidays

Park Slope Parents 12/23/2021

BKCM & BCM Kwanzaa Sing-along in Mommy Poppins

Mommy Poppins 12/23/2021

BKCM Holiday Caroling Featured in Time Out

Time Out New York 12/14/2021

NY Times Highlights Actionplay Concert

NY Times 12/3/2021

News12 highlights BKCM Holiday Caroling

News12 Brooklyn 12/2/2021

The New York Jewish week highlights the Klezmer Hanukkah Party Listing

The New York Jewish Week 12/2/2021

Mommy Poppins highlights the Klezmer Hanukkah Party and Holiday Caroling

Mommy Poppins 12/2/2021

amNY Highlights Actionplay and BKCM Music Therapy Concert

amNY 12/1/2021

BK Eagle highlights Actionplay and Klezmer Hannukah Party

Brooklyn Eagle 11/26/2021

The Jewish Telegraph Agency/The Jewish Week highlights the Klezmer New Leaders Fellowship

The Jewish Telegraphic Agency 11/22/2021

Good Morning, Brooklyn: Monday, November 22, 2021

Brooklyn Eagle 11/22/2021

GQ feature on Demi Singleton mentions Suzuki at BKCM

GQ Magazine 11/19/2021

W Magazine Feature on Demi Singleton Mentions Suzuki at BKCM

W Magazine 11/15/2021

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music’s House Party 2021

New York Social Diary 11/1/2021

Melanie Charles, Enrico Rava, Kenny G & More: The Week in Jazz

JAZZIZ 11/1/2021

Here’s How to Celebrate Halloween Weekend in Brooklyn

Patch 10/27/2021

House Party 2021 Press Release

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music 10/19/2021

Jon Batiste, Kenny G, Lennie Tristano & More: The Week in Jazz

JAZZIZ 10/18/21

The best 2021 Halloween happenings and spooky spectacles in NYC

6sqft 10/18/21

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

BroadwayWorld 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