Our visiting school program presents the history of music in New York City through live performances by world-class musicians in a format that invites student participation. The performance is made up of songs from key genres of music along with discussion and context.
We offer followup editions of the program covering specific periods, genres and subjects in further depth including:
Jazz : From Stride piano to Swing, and Be Bop • Song Writing and Publishing in NYC, From Tim Pan Alley to the Brill Building • That's Entertainment!: Vaudeville to Broadway • NY Latin Music: Afro Cuban Jazz, Boogaloo, and Salsa • NYC Rock: Doo Wop to Punk Rock • Soul, Disco, and Hip Hop • NYC's Famous Venues From the Village Vanguard to the Apollo and Carnegie Hall • The American Folk Revival, Folk Rock, and the Cultural Revolution of the 60 • Avant Garde and the Minimalists • Technology: Its Effects on Music and the Recording Industry
MOMENT NYC modules can be tailored to individual school's needs and resources.