Skirball Center for the Performing Arts - New York University

Third Street Music School Settlement returns to the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts for the third year in a row to present its annual holiday concert, featuring some of New York City’s best and brightest young musicians.

The longest-running community music school in the nation, Third Street Music School Settlement was founded in 1894 as part of the settlement house movement. Once providing social services and music instruction to the Lower East Side’s immigrant population, Third Street’s East Village location and partner programs in 25 schools around New York City provide music and dance instruction to a diverse group of more than 5,000 students of all ages. Third Street is excited to present its annual holiday concert.

The performance will include:

  • Piano
  • Guitar & Flute Ensembles
  • Choirs
  • Orchestras
  • Jazz
  • Big Band
  • Dance
  • Rock Band

For more information on Third Street—New York’s community music school—please visit

Third Street Music School Settlement is grateful to the many individuals, foundations, corporations and government agencies that make the School’s programs possible through their generous support. Third Street programs are supported, in part, by public funds from the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. Third Street programs are also made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.​


For a full list of Third Street’s Community Sponsors, please visit the school’s website using this link: Community Sponsors