In the music scene, there’s no other place like New York City when it comes to pursuing music. Anywhere you go, the city is bustling with soul, jazz, RnB, rock, country music and so much more. Some of the finest and most talented artists honed their skills performing in many locations around New York.
A Melting Pot of Music Genres
Since the middle of the 20th century, New York has given birth to some of the most iconic genres of music including hip-hop, disco, punk rock and new wave. If you try to listen to music nowadays, you can agree with me that music would’ve never been this good without New York. The city is the headquarters of many music magazines including Punk and Rolling Stone. If you want to explode in the music scene, New York is the place to be.
There’s nothing close to the prominence of Carnegie Hall anywhere on earth. In 1891, philanthropist Andrew Carnegie set his sights on building an acoustically treated masterpiece. He appointed architect William Burnet Tuthill to work with him in developing one of the most prestigious venues for performing groups. Located at 881 Seventh Avenue, Carnegie Hall continues to be one of the most sought out venues for artists and anyone from the performance arts. Make it YOUR dream to perform at Carnegie Hall someday.
Being the home to many musical organizations, this center for the performing arts has earned its reputation. With the New York Philharmonic and the Metropolitan Opera, this is a perfect place to sign up, develop your talents, and pursue your musical dreams.