Brass Comets is an exciting and innovative program created and designed by former Bronx County NYC Department of Education Teacher of the Year and 2014 Presidential National Teacher of Arts and Humanities, Maestro Joseph S. Lento.

Maesto Lento’s qualifications as a Conservatory trained Musician along with his research and experience in applying Instrumental Music to increase Academics, Creativity and Socio-Emotional well being has been widely recognized by three United States Presidents; two United States Senators; the American Federation of Teachers; DisruptEd and Different Magazines. He is currently the Education Staff Writer for the Mount Vernon Post, Mount Vernon New York.


The Brass Comets Music program is designed to foster the Academic, Creative and Socio/Emotional benefits of an Instrumental Music at a fraction of the traditional cost associated with such a program.