Our distinguished, award-winning faculty serves more than 1,000 students per year

Hoff Barthelson Music School offers Westchester County and the New York tri-state area individualized music lessons and performance training for children, teens and adults.

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Stories of Impact: The Power of Music Education

The Spector Trio

Siblings Emily, Asher (HBMS class of 2017) and Benjamin (HMBS class of 2018) from Pelham Manor, NY, studied at Hoff-Barthelson from 2003 through 2017/18, and continue to take virtual lessons from time to time at the School. They all attended Horace Mann High School. Asher and Emily both did their undergraduate work at Harvard, and Ben is a student at M.I.T. Let’s get the basics out of the way; give us your quick Hoff-Barthelson resume.…

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“I wanted to make sure that Ms. Elaine received proper recognition for her near miracle work with my son with her lessons. She has taken a boy who lost almost all interest in flute and taken him to a level that he would otherwise not have reached, teaching him to love music in other aspects of his life as a result. She is a remarkable teacher, and we wanted to thank her for everything she's done for him.”

Upcoming Events

Fall Safety Guidelines Q&A

August 11 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Please join us on for an online discussion and Q &A about Fall Safety Guidelines at HBMS. The meeting will be held via Zoom. RSVP here to receive Zoom login information. This Fall, given the significant progress made in the battle against COVID-19, the upgrades to our air filtration and purification systems, and the efficacy Read More

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Chamber Music Open House

September 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Want to learn more about the Chamber Music Program and our New Chamber Music Piano Ensemble Program? Parents, students and prospective students are invited to join us at our in-person Chamber Music Open House.  Students will enjoy the opportunity to participate in chamber music activities, music games, and ensemble rehearsals while parents attend an interactive Read More

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