John Arthur Green Named 2013 Spotlight Artist

By Laura Lazar. Music for Autism would like to congratulate our 2013 Spotlight Artist, John Arthur Greene! JAG, as we affectionately call him, captivated the crowd at our 2010 fundraiser at Toys“R”Us, and spotlighted at an interactive concert at the Mid Island Y in 2012 which was a standout experience for us as part of […]

Music for Autism Holds First Outdoor Amphitheater Concert

by Nancy Amigron.M4A celebrated our first outdoor concert at Marvin’s Camp featuring Altius Winds. Held in Staten Island, over 100 guests attended and enjoyed the lovely sounds and scenery.The performers were brought by golf cart to the middle of a forest where there was a stage and seating built into the landscape. The performers warmed up and suddenly […]

Music for Autism Takes the Main Stage on Broadway

by Robert Accordino and Pat Blute. Music for Autism is proud of the talented performers who comprise our strong community of dedicated artists. Collectively, we’re taking Broadway by storm! Take a look at some of the amazing accomplishments of our talented performers:John Arthur Greene, who recently starred in West Side Story on Broadway and who headlined […]

Music for Autism Debuts Bilingual Concerts

by Nancy Amigron and Pat Blute. With 30% of concert go-ers at Brooklyn Public Library’s The Child’s Place for Children with Special Needs speaking Spanish natively, Willie Martinez and La Familia Sextet inspired a new interactive opportunity for our attendees.  At the January 19 Latin Jazz concert at the Brooklyn Heights branch, M4A audience members […]

Alan Paul Memorial Concert Series Kicks Off

by Pat Blute. Please join us on April 20, 2013 as we kick off the Alan Paul Memorial Concert Series in Rockville, Maryland at the Ivymount School. We are so proud to join the family of Alan Paul in honoring his memory through wonderful, enriching concerts at Music for Autism. Alan had a great love of […]

Music for Autism Fundraiser Huge Success in Washington D.C.

by Pat Blute. April 10, 2010. Holly Hamilton, Music for Autism board member and National Symphony Orchestra violinist, was joined by pianist Brad Clark and National Philharmonic principle cellist Lori Barnet for a salon concert and dinner at the home of Brad Clark in Washington D.C. Robert Accordino, US Founder and President of Music for Autism, noted […]

Runners for M4A at the New York City Half Marathon

by Pat Blute. Music for Autism encapsulates the giving spirit in many different ways. Performance. Participation. Listening. Sharing. The goal to provide more opportunities through M4A drives our board and junior board to do extraordinary things. On Sunday, March 17th, one of our board members, Jason Rich, and a member of our Music for Autism […]

A Beautiful Evening: M4A’s 2012 Annual Gala

By Laura Lazar. On October 3, 2012, over 250 of Music for Autism’s biggest fans joined Jersey Boys Dominic Nolfi and Broadway veteran pianist Sonny Paladino at the Chelsea hotspot, Avenue, for an evening benefitting M4A and its endeavors. With cocktails sponsored by Given liquer, a performance by the guest Broadway stars, and a silent […]

Ragnar Relay Raises $3,000

By Chesa Boudin. From May 13-14 a team of 12 runners participated in a “Ragnar Relay” road race to help raise money for Music for Autism. Junior Board member Chesa Boudin was one of the runners who helped organize the team and virtually all of the other runners were current Yale students or Yale alums. […]