Building Safety Guidelines and Rules as of September, 2021

The Conservatory building will open on Monday September 13th for private lessons and group classes. We are watching the course of the Delta variant and we are committed to do everything feasible to help ensure the safety of our students, faculty, families and staff. Please note that we expect to offer most instrumental lessons both […]

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Music Conservatory of Westchester’s 20th Annual Golf & Tennis Classic and Gala Brings Broadway Back to Westchester

The joy of Broadway is back! The Music Conservatory of Westchester is bringing Broadway stars back to Westchester County on Monday, September 20 for its in-person 20th Annual Golf & Tennis Classic and Gala at Brae Burn Country Club in Purchase. The White Plains-based nonprofit community music school is celebrating twenty years of holding this […]

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MCW Student Aniketh Arvind Wins Greenwich Symphony Orchestra Competition

Congratulations to Aniketh Arvind, 15-year-old piano student of Dr. Mikhail Zeiger, for being one of the three winners of the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra Teen Talent Competition! A Conservatory student since 2016, Aniketh performed Grande Valse Brillante, Op. 18 in E Flat major by Frédéric Chopin. The competition was adjudicated virtually by nine highly qualified judges. […]

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Celebrating the Class of 2021!

Congratulations to our 2021 high school graduates! We are so proud of these students and their achievements throughout their time at the Music Conservatory of Westchester. Many of our students continue their education in music and other exciting fields of study at renowned colleges and universities. Read about the class of 2021’s future plans below:  […]

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MCW to Present Juneteenth Celebration Concert

In recognition of our nation’s historically underrepresented African American composers, on Saturday, June 19, 2021 at 7pm, the Music Conservatory of Westchester will present a Juneteenth Celebration including musical performances by the music school’s faculty and an opportunity to learn more about the featured composers. The concert will be presented with limited in-person seating in […]

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MCW Piano Students of Faculty Mikhail Zeiger Make Amazing Musical Achievements!

Rowan Pedraza, 15-year-old Music Conservatory of Westchester piano student of Dr. Mikhail Zeiger since 2017, knows his way around the 88 keys. He plays classical, romantic, jazz, ragtime, and other musical styles on piano. In April 2021, Rowan’s exquisite performances of pieces by Beethoven, Brahms, Liebermann, and Ravel in the Sixth Annual J.Y Park Piano […]

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9-Year-Old MCW Piano Student Wins Competition

Congratulations to Music Conservatory of Westchester piano student Kylee Zhang for winning first place for the Open Category in the 2021 New York Open Music Festival competition! A Conservatory student since 2017, 9-year-old Kylee also placed second in the Educational Composers Category in the competition. “I am super excited and happy about winning the New […]

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Win a Drum Set in Our Drummer’s Dream Raffle!

It’s March Madness for musicians! Ever dreamed of being a drummer in a band? That dream can be a reality. The Music Conservatory of Westchester is raffling off a like-new 5-piece Pearl Vision drum set complete with hardware and Paiste cymbals as well as a free trial lesson online or in-person with Conservatory drum instructor Jake Robinson! The drum set is generously donated […]

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Donald Stevens: MCW Music Therapist’s Music Video Proves “You Can Change the World

Music Conservatory of Westchester music therapist Donald Stevens proves the power of positivity in his latest music video for his original song “You Can Change the World.” The upbeat anthem was inspired by a chance meeting on a NYC subway platform with Date While You Wait creator Thomas Knox. As it turns out, Knox’s initiative […]

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Thank You for Making Performathon 2020 Possible!

A HUGE Thank You to our entire Conservatory community including students, faculty, MCW families, Parent Association Committee, Board, staff, and friends for helping make Performathon 2020 possible! We are so proud of all of our students and their wonderful performances. This year’s Performathon recital videos are available on YouTube and will remain online for our […]

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