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

Rohun Rajpal

Rohun Rajpal

Eastchester resident Rohun Rajpal, HBMS class of 2018. Rohun attended Hackley School in Tarrytown, NY for middle and high school and is currently a senior at Brown University where he is studying Applied Mathematics. He joined HBMS in 2006, was an Honors Program student, and was selected as a violinist for the 2018 National Youth Orchestra of the USA. Tell a bit about your early experiences and interest in music. When did you start at…

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"Hoff-Barthelson has really talented and committed students, and being in that environment is extremely beneficial to my daughter's level of playing and confidence."

Upcoming Events

HB Artist Series

HB Artist Series

March 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hoff-Barthelson Music School

The 2023-2024 HB Artist Faculty Performance Series continues with faculty members Michael Finckel, cello; April Johnson, violin; Dominic Meiman, piano; Vered Reznik, piano; Peter Seidenberg, cello; Katsura Tanikawa, piano; and Tomoko Uchino, piano. General admission: $20; HBMS Students: free of charge. Purchase tickets here. View flyer here. Program: Morceaux pour 2 Pianos, Op. 61 Nos. Read More

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Composition Master Class: Compose Yourself! Project

March 2 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hoff-Barthelson Music School

The HB Compose Yourself! Project is Hoff-Barthelson’s annual composition Master Class for young composers, directed by HBMS faculty member Derek Cooper and produced in collaboration with Copland House. The HB Compose Yourself! Project provides a rare opportunity for students to receive feedback from renowned, award-winning composers on works that they have written. This year’s guest Read More

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