Wayne du Maine discusses the Brass program

Study brass performance in New York City. Brass Studies at NYU Steinhardt helps you pursue your passion with advanced performance training and related academic study. Prepare for your career as a professional musician with:

  • A breadth of training in musical genres and settings that gives you the flexibility to perform in a number of environments
  • Private lessons with celebrated musicians
  • Performance opportunities in New York City, including solo recitals, ensembles, chamber music, symphony and repertory orchestras, and brass choir
  • Talented peers who support and elevate your skills in a collegial atmosphere

Our world-renowned faculty have performance backgrounds that range from Broadway orchestras to movie scores. They not only have the mastery to develop your potential as a performer, but also provide the real-world knowledge that will help you succeed after graduation.