Small-town Sound, Big City Music

Anthony LaMarca never made it to his commencement ceremony. The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music alumni, singer-songwriter and musician graduated in 2009, but joined musician St. Vincent (aka Annie Clark) as her drummer on tour the day after ... read more

International Music Festival Comes to The New School

Not only does summer in New York City mark the annual, 8 million-person-strong sigh of relief for surviving yet another wicked winter, but also the welcome onslaught of a concept generally rejoiced by all: free. The city offers movies under ... read more

Alumni Day @The New School

Jet lag may have been a common condition for those descending upon The New School’s campus one fine Saturday afternoon in early May. After all, they came from Turkey, Colombia, Japan, Brazil, and more, all to partake in an annual ... read more

Music: A Shared Experience

It was a scene familiar to most of us—a class of young children gathered onstage for a musical performance. For Nicolas Galvan, though, the ordinary scene had struck a chord. “No matter where you are in the world, all kids ... read more

New School for Jazz Wins Big in JJA Jazz Awards

Those over at The New School for Jazz have reason to celebrate this week, after two faculty members and one alumnus reinforced their long-time rock star status with wins in the annual Jazz Journalists Association Jazz (JJA) Awards for Music ... read more