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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"Hoff-Barthelson has teachers who are superb musicians and really devoted to kids, from the little ones who are tentatively playing for the first time to accomplished seniors. The school is devoted not just to education but also to performance and playing in groups, whether in one of three orchestras, an unlimited number of classical ensembles, and jazz and rock bands. Students at Hoff are benefited in many ways...social connections, passion for music, and even college admissions. Our own kids have loved the school and benefited greatly."

Upcoming Events

Early Childhood Music Class

Early Childhood Program Open House

January 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Hoff-Barthelson Music School

Families eager to enroll their very youngest members, ages 9 months to 5 years, in high-quality, safely delivered music education are invited to attend an in-person Open House. Learn more about the School’s Dalcroze-based music and movement program and get a taste of program activities parents and children can look forward to together. Participants will Read More

HB Artist Series

HB Artist Series: The Faculty in Performance

January 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hoff-Barthelson Music School

The 2021-2022 Hoff-Barthelson Music School HB Artist Faculty Performance Series continues with performances of J.S. Bach’s exquisite Sonata in G major for Cello and Keyboard, BWV 1027; Max Reger’s Three Duos in the Old Style for Two Violins; Rheinhold Gliere’s Six Duos for Two Violins, Opus 49; and will conclude with the gloriously melodic and Read More

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