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Music Conservatory of Westchester

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Music Conservatory of Westchester is a performing arts school based in White Plains, NY that was founded in 1938. As of 2019 they had $3.3 million in revenue and $8.5 million in assets.

Music Conservatory of Westchester provides quality music education for all ages, abilities and backgrounds with one-on-one instruction, performing ensembles, theory, composition, early childhood classes, lifelong learning for adults and free performan...

(914) 761-3900
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Program areas at Music Conservatory of Westchester

Instruction - Music Conservatory of Westchester was founded in 1929 in The american settlement house tradition of broad-based access and community service. Legendary cellist pablo casals was among its founders, and jazz legend cab calloway once served on its board. The Conservatory's mission is to provide The extraordinary benefits of Music to all in our community. Today, The Conservatory provides quality Music education for students of all ages, abilities and backgrounds, serving 3,000 children and adults annually from 4 months to over 80 years old. Our esteemed faculty is comprised of 72 professional musicians and 10 Music therapists. Our Music instruction program provides one-on-one instrumental and vocal lessons, performing ensembles, theory, composition, suzuki and early childhood classes, summer programs, lifelong learning for adults, and free community performances. The program serves 900 students during The 32-week school year and 8-week summer session (total 40 weeks), onsite in The Conservatory building. Scholarships ...

Performances - performance is an integral component of The Conservatory's educational programs. Student and faculty performances take place at The Conservatory and in The community. Students have opportunities to perform as soloists, and in performing ensembles. Faculty concerts offer an opportunity to hear high level professional performances in comfortable, familiar locations. All concerts are free and open to The public, taking place in The Conservatory's recital hall as well as in local libraries, community centers, and other similar venues. Master classes are also scheduled at The Conservatory in which selected students are coached by guest artist-teachers. In fy2018-2019, 77 student performances, 4 faculty performances, 4 interactive lecture-performances, and 3 master classes took place, for a total of 88 performances.

Outreach program - The Conservatory's Music therapy institute (mti) was established in 1986 in order to extend its programs to include individuals with disabilities. Today The program serves 2,100 children and adults in outreach programs, in partnership with 30 organizations, including public school districts, special education programs, medical facilities, senior care centers, and social service agencies. Mti also provides individual Music therapy and adapted instrumental and vocal instruction onsite at The Conservatory, serving 75 students annually in designated Music therapy studios. Music sharing events take place 2-3 times a year, giving Music therapy students an opportunity to share their Music with family and friends. The Music therapy institute has received The arts award for community from arts Westchester, and has received ten consecutive awards from The american society of composers, authors and publishers (ascap). In 2013, mti established healing our heroes, providing tuition-free Music therapy for u.s. military veterans dealing ...

Form 990s for Music Conservatory of Westchester

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Aug 14, 2020990View PDF
2018-06May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 1, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Oct 15, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Music Conservatory of Westchester

Total grants, contributions, etc.$915,181
Program services$2,237,895
Investment income and dividends$23,721
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$154,387
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$20,613
Net income from fundraising events$-30,011
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$12,951
Total revenues$3,334,737

Vendors for Music Conservatory of Westchester

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-07-06
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██████ ██████████Grant Writer$22,7202019-06-01
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Personnel at Music Conservatory of Westchester

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Mack S. CunninghamChief Operating Officer$76,199July 10, 2020
Dma Douglas BishDean of Students and Faculty-July 10, 2020
████ ██████Executive Director$101,975July 10, 2020
████ ████████Assistant Dean and Director of Summer Programs-July 10, 2020
████ █████████Music Therapy Institute , Director of Outreach Services-July 10, 2020
████ ███████Music Therapy Institute , Director of on - Site Services-July 10, 2020
█████ ██ ███████Office Manager-Aug. 2, 2019
███████ ██████Communications and Marketing Manager-July 10, 2020
██████ ███████Student Services Manager-July 10, 2020
█████ ███████Secretary$0Aug. 2, 2019
...and six more key personnel

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