A report on New York College of Music

Carl Hein and August Fraemke and NY College of Music Building

American conservatory of music located in Manhattan that flourished from 1878 to 1968.

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Carl Hein and August Fraemke and NY College of Music Building

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Jerome Kern in 1934

Jerome Kern

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American composer of musical theatre and popular music.

American composer of musical theatre and popular music.

Jerome Kern in 1934
Angela Lansbury sings "How'd you like to spoon with me?" in Till the Clouds Roll By (1946)
Jerome Kern in 1918
Sheet music from Oh Boy!
Sheet music from Oh, Lady! Lady!!
Marilyn Miller, the star of Sally
Oscar Hammerstein II, one of Kern's chief collaborators
1951 film version of Kern and Hammerstein's Show Boat
Lena Horne sings "Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man" in Till the Clouds Roll By.

His father relented, and later in 1902, Kern became a student at the New York College of Music, studying the piano under Alexander Lambert and Paolo Gallico, and harmony under Dr. Austin Pierce.

Fina in 1948.

Jack Fina

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Bandleader, songwriter, and pianist.

Bandleader, songwriter, and pianist.

Fina in 1948.

Fina was born in Passaic, New Jersey, and educated at the New York College of Music and was a student of August Fraemcke and Elsa Nicilini.

Bob Griffiths (writer)

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Author, playwright, and professional speaker.

Author, playwright, and professional speaker.

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Griffiths majored in Organ at New York College of Music before switching to New York University, where he received a B.S. in Finance.

Karl Kohn

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American composer, teacher and pianist.

American composer, teacher and pianist.

Kohn began playing the piano as a child in Vienna; after he emigrated to the United States at the age of 13, he continued his education at the New York College of Music (1940–1944) and at Harvard (B.A., M.A.) where he studied composition with Walter Piston, Irving Fine, and Randall Thompson.

Charles Previn

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American film composer who was active at Universal in Hollywood during the 1940s and 1950s.

American film composer who was active at Universal in Hollywood during the 1940s and 1950s.

He obtained a master's degree from New York College of Music.

McLean at the 1976 North Sea Jazz Festival

René McLean

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Hard bop saxophonist and flutist.

Hard bop saxophonist and flutist.

McLean at the 1976 North Sea Jazz Festival

He later studied music at New York College of Music and the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Oswald Hoepfner c. 1900

Oswald Hoepfner

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American sculptor noted for his work as an architectural sculptor.

American sculptor noted for his work as an architectural sculptor.

Oswald Hoepfner c. 1900

Once in America, he performed on many stages, organized an orchestra and choir in the Perth Amboy area and continued his music studies at the New York College of Music.

Taylor at the Moers Festival, 2008

Cecil Taylor

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American pianist and poet.

American pianist and poet.

Taylor at the Moers Festival, 2008
Cecil Taylor, Buffalo, NY
At the Moers Festival, 2008

He began playing piano at age six and went on to study at the New York College of Music and New England Conservatory in Boston.

Lil Hardin Armstrong

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Jazz pianist, composer, arranger, singer, and bandleader.

Jazz pianist, composer, arranger, singer, and bandleader.

Armstrong's grave (top row, third from left) at Lincoln Cemetery
Armstrong during her visit to Israel, April 1959

She later studied at the New York College of Music, where she earned a post-graduate diploma in 1929.

Orpha-F. Deveaux

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Born in Saginaw, Michigan, he studied at the New York College of Music with Mat Schmidt and privately in Montreal with Alexis Contant and Percival J. Illsley.