Awards: Welcome The DreamYard Prep Chorus!

By Harold Goldberg This year at the New York Game Awards, the awesome DreamYard Prep Chorus will be performing selections from our Tin Pan Alley Award for Best Music nominees. We know this group of 9th to 12th graders, led by educator Brandon Magid, is going to rock the house on January 24th. They’re all…

Of Outreach In The Bronx And Thanksgiving

By Harold Goldberg Last week, I traveled up to the DreamYard Prep School in the Bronx. Once at the building at 172nd Street, I passed through a metal detector and was escorted up to the school’s top floor and into a comfortable library. The room was so inviting that I thought of Andrew Carnegie’s quote,…