Experience Further Music School Difference
Over the years, Further Music School program not only has grown and evolved in a variety of ways but it continues to grow its program and music education outreach; today it includes genres such as classical, jazz, blues, rock, popular, and folk, providing the highest quality, music-centered education for children and adults of all ages.
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ARE WE THE RIGHT MUSIC SCHOOL FOR YOU?
Further Music School is the most popular and well-recognized music school in the Queens and NYC area. Students commute from as far as Long Island, Upstate, the Bronx, and other boroughs to their lessons with our distinguished instructors. Here are the benefits of becoming a Further Music student, which will highlight why are NYC' top choice for music lessons:
Comprehensive Music Lessons
Further Music School offers music lessons in a variety of instruments. Our Queens, New York piano lessons, violin lessons, guitar lessons, viola lessons, cello lessons, voice/singing lessons, saxophone lessons, clarinet lessons, and flute lessons provide comprehensive and professional music education to children. Group piano lessons, Early Childhood Music Classes and ABRSM exam preparation classes round out the selection of experiences offered.
At Further Music, we value opportunities for students to further advance their skills in not only learning music but also in performing. We hold concerts 3 times a year and 12 times monthly recitals for our students. The recitals and concerts display and elaborate each student's achievements in their instrument of choice including piano, guitar, violin, viola, voice/singing, flute, cello and more. Our students have unique performance opportunities at world-class concert halls such as Carnegie Hall, Opera America, The Dimenna Center and Steinway Hall.
World-Class Faculty Team
The Further Music instructors are all graduates with M.A and Doctorate degree from the prestigious music colleges and universities, including the Juilliard School, Manhattan School of Music, Berklee College of Music, and Mannes Music School. Other than that, we offer monthly training and workshops to our faculty members in helping with their professional development. We are truly confident in their abilities to make your learning experience worthwhile. Read more about our Faculty
Unique Music Practice System
Practicing is a major concern for parents when it comes to learning a new instrument. Over the years, we have constantly devoted ourselves to motivating students to practice and we have come up with a grand solution. Further Music is the only music school in New York that offers a highly developed practice system. By choosing Further Music, you choose our system and will no longer have to ask for students to practice because they will want to practice on their own.
Our exemplary exam preparation has shown stellar results in the past years. Due to our immense experience in preparing students for the ABRSM and NYSSMA exams, 100% of our 300+ students who have taken these exams have passed since 2012. The worldwide exam pass rate is approximately 87%. Additionally, 89.2% of Further Music students have passed annually with “Distinction” on these exams, while the worldwide Distinction rate is only 2%.In 2019, Further Music School is officially becoming the authorized ABRSM center in New York.
Student Progress Track
We truly believe any kind of learning should come with goal setting and progress tracking. For each student's learning periods, our professional faculty team will review the progress of each student. Students and parents will also be able to keep track of their lessons and homework notes in our new practice journals. At the end of the sessions, each student will receive the progress report card and is invited to quarterly recital.