The Monmouth Conservatory of Music, the only not-for-profit community music school in the area, is dedicated to excellence in music education, performance and life-long learning. Recognizing how music enriches the quality of life and opportunities for success for the individual and for society, The Conservatory is committed to making music accessible to students and community residents of all ages and financial means through scholarship, outreach programs and free public concerts.
In March 2015, the Monmouth County Arts Council's Arts Education Awards was presented to the Monmouth Conservatory of Music. The award: COMMUNITY ARTS EDUCATION -- for Monmouth Conservatory of Music and their ongoing support of music arts and music education: "How music enriches the quality of life and provides students with opportunities for success". The award was presented on May 5, 2015 at Monmouth University, West Long Branch. Freeholder Director Lillian Burry presented the award to Mr. Kovalsky.