Mission Statement

COPLAND HOUSE is dedicated to nurturing and renewing America’s musical heritage, and to fostering greater public awareness and appreciation of our nation’s composers and their work. Building upon Aaron Copland’s seminal artistic and personal legacies, we further this mission through composer residencies; live, broadcast, and recorded performances; and educational and community outreach programs.

Latest News

April 4, 2015

JOB OPENING: DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

Copland House is seeking a dynamic, imaginative individual to lead all aspects of its fundraising as it is poised for transformational growth.

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November 21, 2014

Copland House Announces CULTIVATE 2015

Fellowship applications for Copland House’s CULTIVATE 2015 emerging composers institute are now available.

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September 8, 2014

2014 GALA: “THE AWAKENED PALATE”

Beloved chef Lidia Bastianich and 2006 CH Resident Daniel Brewbaker team up for this year’s culinary and musical gala.

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March 4, 2014

Letter from Home

Hot of the press, read the latest edition of Letter from Home!

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December 12, 2013

NEA GRANT AWARDED

Copland House is 1 of only 2 lower Hudson Valley arts organizations to receive support for concerts and radio broadcasts by Music from Copland House, as well as related educational activities.

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Click HERE for a short video on CULTIVATE 2013.

Click HERE for a short video on our in-school workshops.

Now at Copland House

Composer Jeremy Podgursky

JEREMY PODGURSKY’s music has been featured in venues and festivals in the U. S., Europe, and Japan. His compositions have been performed, premiered, and read by Alarm Will Sound, Colorado Symphony, Indiana University New Music Ensemble, Contemporaneous, Lost Dog New Music Ensemble, Peabody Modern Orchestra, and NewEar New Music Ensemble, among others. He has received awards and honors from the American Academy Of Arts And Letters, Fromm Music Foundation, Indiana University, Finale/American Composers Forum/eighth blackbird, Mizzou New Music Festival, American Composers Orchestra/Earshot, and National SCI/ASCAP Commissioning Competition. A graduate of the University of Louisville, he is currently completing his Doctorate at Indiana University where, together with conductor Ben Bolter and composer Ryan Chase, he is co-founder and curator of a new music project called HOLOGRAPHIC.

Next Events

Sunday, May 10 at 4 PM

LOVE AFTER 1950: COPLAND HOUSE CELEBRATES MOTHER'S DAY

Music by Bernstein, Barber, Copland, Fine, Larsen, and Hennessy

Lyndhurst
635 South Broadway, Tarrytown, NY

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Sunday, May 17 at 3 PM

"THE RIGHT NOTES": A CENTENNIAL SALUTE TO GEORGE PERLE

Music by George Perle, Franz Josef Haydn, and Alban Berg

Copland House at Merestead

sponsored, in part, by the Westchester Community Foundation Reimss Fund

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Give Generously

All Copland House programs depend on the annual tax-deductible contributions of individual, institutional, and corporate supporters around the country and the world. Become one of our Friends of Copland House. Donations at all levels are welcome, and we hope you will give as generously as you can.

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Sunday, May 17 at 3 PM

"THE RIGHT NOTES": A CENTENNIAL SALUTE TO GEORGE PERLE

Music by George Perle, Franz Josef Haydn, and Alban Berg
Copland House at Merestead

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Copland: Through 1942

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Copland: Through 1942

This American classic includes Copland's first-person recollections, Vivian Perlis' vivid commentary, and ...