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COVID-19 Update from Music for Autism

Music for Autism will be suspending concerts in light of the current public health situation Dear Music for Autism Family,  Out of concern for the continued health and safety of our audiences, artists, and staff, we will be suspending all concerts for the next month, effective immediately. We will keep you informed as we have further […]

Dianne Fraser is Music for Autism’s newest Spotlight Artist

Music for Autism is excited to announce the selection of Dianne Fraser as our most recent Spotlight Artist. The Spotlight Artist distinction is Music for Autism’s recognition of not just exceptional musicianship but also dedicated service to those with autism and their families. Dianne was introduced to Music for Autism in 2011 by Los Angeles-based […]

Our 2018 Spotlight Artist is Chad Lefkowitz-Brown

Music for Autism is beyond thrilled to announce the selection of Chad Lefkowitz-Brown as our 2018 Spotlight Artist. The Spotlight Artist distinction is Music for Autism’s recognition of not just exceptional musicianship but also dedicated service to those with autism and their families. Music for Autism founder, Dr. Robert Accordino enthused that, “Chad’s talent and humanity are world class, […]

Rhythm but no Blues in Support of Music for Autism

Two members of our incredible Music for Autism family once again treated us to a fabulous evening at their beautiful Upper East Side home on Monday, April 9. Barbara Fox and Jim Freund opened their doors to dozens of Music for Autism supporters for a night of joyful indulgence, topped with the cherry of a Doo-Wop […]

Third Street Music School Settlement and Music for Autism Announce Spring 2018 Concert Series

Music for Autism and Third Street Music School Settlement are thrilled to announce a free concert series through the spring of 2018! Our organizations have a multi-year history of partnering to produce Music for Autism’s signature concerts for individuals with autism and their families in Third Street’s incredible school. “We are honored to be able to offer not only the individuals with autism and their […]

Third Street Music School Concerts

  Marisa Kennedy and Friends March 04, 201 Third Street Music School – New York, NY Gabe Medd Quartet March 18, 2018 Third Street Music School – New York, NY Guidonian Hand April 08, 2018 Third Street Music School – New York, NY Chad Lefkowitz-Brown and Friends April 22, 2018 Third Street Music School – […]

2017 Spotlight Artists: Kiku “Ninja Princess” Collins and David Gibson

Music for Autism is so pleased to announce our 2017 Spotlight Artists: Kiku “Ninja Princess” Collins and David Gibson. The Spotlight Artist distinction is Music for Autism’s recognition of not just exceptional musicianship but also dedicated service to those with autism and their families. “With so much compassion, love, enthusiasm, grace and heart, Kiku and […]

M4A receives artistic feedback!

We recently received some lovely feedback from our last Young Audiences concert. Students at PS168X sent us some letters which made us and our wonderful artists, Christopher Scanlon and Nelly Rocha, so happy!  

Robert Accordino named 2016-2017 White House Fellow

Robert Accordino MD, MSc, US Founder of Music for Autism and fellow in child and adolescent psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital and McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School has been appointed one of the 2016-2017 White House Fellows. The White House Fellows program was created in 1964 by President Lyndon B. Johnson to give promising American […]