THE POINT’s Music Program connects the South Bronx with live concert events and music education opportunities for youth and adults.
I. Live Concerts
Mambo to Hip Hop
Celebrating the art and culture that has emerged from the South Bronx community in the postwar era, this multimedia project includes the 2007 Alma Award (televised Latino Oscars)-winning documentary film From Mambo to Hip Hop: A South Bronx Tale, a permanent photographic exhibit, live performance events, an educational curriculum and neighborhood tour.
Latin Jazz Series
This live musical celebration honors legendary artists who have made a powerful impact in shaping both Latin and African-American music and dance in America.
Concerts for Teens
THE POINT’s Live From the Edge Theater is a venue for Bronx Underground concerts just for teens!
II. Music Education
A Mr. Holland’s Opus Award-winner and NYS Music Fund recipient, THE POINT’s Hunts Point Academy of Music offers students ages 7 and older the opportunity to receive training in instrumental music as well as music theory and history with talented teaching artists.