Teaches Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute
Manhattan School of Music
Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, All
About Bennett Schwartz
Bennett (Ben) Schwartz began his performing career at the age of nine. As a teenager his notable performances include solos with the Brooklyn Philharmonic, performing at the "Kool" Jazz festival with the McDonalds Tri-State Jazz Band, and soloing with the New York All City Band at Carnegie Hall. His most memorable engagements include a nation wide tour with "The Grass Roots," "The Turtles,""Mark Lindsay from "Paul Revere and The Raiders" and a performance with "The Duprees" and "The Temptations."
As a student at The "Manhattan School of Music" from which Bennett received both a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Music Performance, he has taught in the New York City Department of Education for more than thirty years. He has led a full orchestra, concert band, and a modern band for one hundred performances. He also led his students in many community events throughout Greenpoint, Williamsburg Brooklyn as well as Stapleton Staten Island.