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On Wednesday, May 17, Arturo O’Farrill and the Brooklyn College Big Band with the Conservatory Singers presented the Brooklyn premiere of O’Farrill’s The Cornel West Concerto, featuring the good doctor himself as Guest Orator.

Brooklyn College Opera Theatre presented Brooklyn, Baby, excerpts from some of the greatest works by Brooklyn’s finest composers, in Whitman Theatre on Thursday, May 11 and Friday, May 12.

New Professional Studies Graduate Performance Programs Offered

New M.F.A.s in Sonic Arts and Media Scoring

Chamber Music at the Lily Pond

Our talented vocalists receive training from illustrious international performers.

Conservatory of Music

Master’s Program in Global and Contemporary Jazz Studies

Master’s Program in Global and Contemporary Jazz Studies

Pending State Ed approval, program will debut this coming fall.

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Situated amid the vibrant cultural milieu that is Brooklyn, the Conservatory of Music of Brooklyn College offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in Performance, Composition, Musicology, and Music Education, along with Advanced Certificate programs in Music Education and Performance, a post-master's Advanced Diploma in Performance, and new M.F.A. programs in Sonic Arts and Media Scoring. Full instrumental scholarships are available for string, woodwind, and brass applicants. Study with world-class faculty and receive professional training while being part of a great academic institution. Conservatory alumni are flourishing in their field, performing in orchestras, opera houses, night clubs, and cutting-edge concert venues, fostering arts organizations and festivals, and teaching in schools across the country and around the world.

The Conservatory is anxiously anticipating the completion of our new Leonard & Claire Tow Center for the Performing Arts, which promises to become one of the borough’s premiere performance venues.

Contact Information

Department Chairperson : Stephanie Jensen-Moulton
Assistant Director: Douglas Cohen
Graduate Deputy: Bruce MacIntyre

Location: 422 Whitehead Hall
Phone: 718.951.5286
Fax: 718.951.4502

Ravel, Shéhérazade

Ravel, Shéhérazade performed at all-Ravel concert, May 18, 2015. View our complete audio / video archive.