Musical Connections | Carnegie Hall
  • Musical Connections

    This set of community-based projects links people to a variety of musical experiences created in partnership with city agencies, ranging from stand-alone concerts to intensive yearlong creative workshops designed to have a powerful impact on participants’ daily lives.

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  • Lullaby Project

    Lullaby Project
    Lullabies are at the heart of this creative project that focuses on young mothers in teen clinics at hospitals, justice settings, and homeless shelters.
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    Sing Sing Correctional Facility

    Sing Sing
    A series of workshops focused on composition and instrument skills culminates in several concerts for the facility’s general population.
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    Juvenile Justice Settings

    Juvenile Justice Settings
    In creative music projects, young people are invited to create, produce, and perform original music with Musical Connections roster artists.
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    New Resources
    Download papers that explore the impact of music in juvenile justice settings.
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  • Lead support is provided by Nicola and Beatrice Bulgari and the Ford Foundation.

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    Major funding for Musical Connections is provided by MetLife Foundation and United Airlines®.

    Additional support has been provided by Ameriprise Financial.

    Public support for Musical Connections is provided by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs; the New York City Administration for Children's Services; the New York City Departments of Homeless Services, Probation, and Youth and Community Development; New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito; and New York City Council Members Elizabeth Crowley, Daniel Dromm, and Annabel Palma.

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  • Videos
    See the Work
    Watch highlights of recent Musical Connections work, from New York and across the country.
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