Church Street School for Music and Art is…

the only not-for-profit community school for the arts in Lower Manhattan.  Located in Tribeca since 1990, we are a place where students of all ages share art and music experiences together.  We specialize in process-based programs that help each individual find their unique creative voice.

Faculty Spotlight: Jacob Pleakis

Jacob Pleakis teaches piano and coaches ensembles in Church Street’s Rock the House program. Energetic and always in demand, Jacob has been on the CSSMA faculty since 2008. For our first interview in a new series with CSSMA teaching artists and faculty, Jacob was interviewed by Director of Music Toby Wine. Continue to interview