“My Funny Valentine” music video by MSM Master’s graduate Jonathan Dely features more than two dozen MSM students

On a snowy day in March 2017, more than 30 young music students and recent graduates  — including 21 from MSM – set up their instruments in the sprawling wood-paneled Studio A at Avatar Studios, one of New York City’s most famous recording…
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Women of Spirit Lecture: Live Stream

  Tune in for a live Stream of The Seventh Annual Judith Davidson Moyers Women of Spirit Lecture featuring Winona LaDuke. Ms. LaDuke is a rural development economist and author working on issues of indigenous economics, food, and energy policy.…
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2017 Commencement Exercises

Scheduled Events Monday, May 15th Retirement Party for Professor John McGuckin James Memorial Chapel & Social Hall 5:30 pm Tuesday, May 16th Unitarian Universalists Commissioning Lampman Chapel 6 pm Wednesday, May 17th Students of Color Commissioning James…
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Falling Ice Warning (3/16/17)

Due to the storm this past Tuesday and resulting freeze/thaw conditions, there may be some ice falling from the facade of the building. Please be aware when entering and leaving the building. The post Falling Ice Warning (3/16/17) appeared first…
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Mrs. Rosalind Havemeyer, Board Chair Emerita and Union Medalist, Dies

Rosalind Everdell Havemeyer, the first woman to chair Union Theological Seminary’s Board of Trustees, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. She was 99. “Rossie” as she was affectionately known by family, friends and fellow…
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MSM student “Talking Circles” rooted in Native American tradition

Report by Rosalind Zhang Earlier this month, 16 MSM students attended the first annual Talking Circles Retreat hosted by the Department of Student Affairs at the YMCA Greenkill Retreat Center in Huguenot, New York. The gathering is rooted in…
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Trailblazers

Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York celebrates Union’s Black Alumni/ae Trailblazers Join us as we celebrate Union’s Black Alumni/ae Trailblazers who have come before us. Incorporating the Rev. Dr. Henry H. Mitchell…

Join us this summer for CAMP MSM! Applications now available: Due January 9, 2017

Looking for an immersive music camp experience in New York City in voice or instrumental ? Applications are now being accepted for musicians ages 8-17 at CAMP MSM at Manhattan School of Music in July 2017 — a program that’s unique in New…
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Union Announces Two New Chairs

Message from Rev. Dr. Serene Jones, President of Union Theological Seminary.  I am pleased to share two historic and joyous announcements as we approach the holidays. The Union Board has voted to name Rev. Dr. James H. Cone as the inaugural…

It’s moving day at MSM!

Big news at Manhattan School of Music — this week we’re clearing out dozens of administration offices to make way for new practice rooms, rehearsal spaces, teaching studios, and classrooms at 120 Claremont Avenue. Many of our admin staff…

Fall 2016 Concert Highlights at Manhattan School of Music

Here’s a selection of more than a dozen special performances taking place at Manhattan School of Music this Fall During the academic year at Manhattan School of Music at 122nd and Broadway in New York City, more than 600 concerts showcase…

Orientation Week 2016 begins at MSM with Move-In Day

Wednesday morning was a busy day at Manhattan School of Music  — hundreds of new MSM students settled into their residences in Andersen Hall during “Move-In Day.” On hand from 8am to 1pm were dozens of MSM staff, faculty and volunteers…