Awards and Honors

Musical America's 2018 Educator of the Year

Bang on a Can's Visionary Award

MacArthur Fellowship | John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

Hispanic Business magazine- one of the 100 Most Influential Hispanics

General Motors Corporation national campaign- An Unsung Hispanic Hero

La Sociedad Coral Latinoamericana -  Man of the Year

ASCAP Victor Herbert Award

New York Choral Society's Choral Excellence Award

New York Post’s Liberty Award

Child Magazine’s Child Champion Award