Friends of HBMS
2016-17 Annual Friends Calendar of EventsFaculty & Administrative Staff Dinner
Sunday, September 11, 6:00 pm
A festive welcome-back dinner for faculty and staff hosted by the Friends at the opening of the school year.
Welcome Day and Café
Saturday, September 24
Students and their families are welcomed with complimentary refreshments. HB merchandise is available for purchase.
Holiday Music Festival
Saturday, December 3 - 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday, December 4 - 10 am - 4 pm
A weekend of music and fun at the heart of the HB community . . . boutiques, raffles, international foods and music presented by HB student ensembles! Come listen to wonderful music, shop, eat, and enjoy.
Elaine Stamas New York Philharmonic Educational Residency and Evening Concert
Monday, April 24
Members of the New York Philharmonic spend the afternoon coaching HB student chamber ensembles, followed by an evening chamber music recital by members of the Philharmonic. The Friends host a dinner for the musicians and the student participants and a reception following the recital. The Master Classes and evening recital are open to the public.
Annual Meeting, Friends Dinner & Student Recognition Concert
Wednesday, May 31
The Friends Annual Meeting to elect a new slate of officers and to discuss old and new business for the year, in combination with dinner and a recital by graduating seniors who have received the Friends Recognition Award for their community service to Hoff-Barthelson.
Throughout the year
Students, who have been recommended by their teachers, participate in recitals at area retirement homes and children's hospitals.