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

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...

Thank You for Making Performathon 2020 Possible!

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...

MCW’s Performathon 2020 is Going Online!

MCW’s Performathon 2020 is Going Online!

  At the Music Conservatory of Westchester, students learn much more than how to play music; our nonprofit music school also teaches the importance of community. On Saturday, December 12, we will hold our annual Performathon fundraiser, featuring virtual student...

Casey Kearney: Former MCW Student Becomes the Teacher

Casey Kearney: Former MCW Student Becomes the Teacher

An alumna of the Music Conservatory of Westchester and an original member of the school’s chamber orchestra, Casey Kearney has since performed with the Chicago Symphony and San Francisco Symphony. She returns to the Conservatory starting this fall to teach oboe...

MCW Building Safety Guidelines and Rules

MCW Building Safety Guidelines and Rules

The Conservatory building will open on Monday September 14th for a limited number of private lessons. We are committed to do everything feasible to help ensure the health and safety of our students, faculty, families and staff.   Please note that all voice,...

Star-studded Roster of Performers Announced for MCW Virtual Fundraiser

Star-studded Roster of Performers Announced for MCW Virtual Fundraiser

When superstars support music education, they do it in a big way. On Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 7pm, the Music Conservatory of Westchester will present its 19th Annual Gala virtually, and it will be nothing short of spectacular. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic...

MCW to Present College Prep Program Faculty Roundtable

MCW to Present College Prep Program Faculty Roundtable

Music Conservatory of Westchester (MCW) is preparing talented high school music students for college studies and future careers in music, in its MCW Prep Program launched in September, 2019. On Monday, August 17, 2020 at 6pm, the esteemed faculty of the Conservatory’s...

Learn About the Black Composers Featured in Our Faculty Concert

Learn About the Black Composers Featured in Our Faculty Concert

Florence Price (1887-1953), composer of Night, performed by Laetitia Ruccolo and Kristen Scott; composer of The Goblin and the Mosquito, performed by Sarai Buchanan            Classical composer, pianist, organist, and music teacher. Florence Price graduated as high...

MCW to Premiere Virtual Faculty Concert of Music by Black Composers

MCW to Premiere Virtual Faculty Concert of Music by Black Composers

In solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, the Music Conservatory of Westchester will present a virtual faculty concert featuring music by Black composers on Wednesday, July 15 at 12pm on Facebook and YouTube.   “This concert will be a first step in...