Long Island Music Hall of Fame announces 2021 Music Education of Note Award winner
The Long Island Music Hall of Fame has announced the recipient of the 2021 Music Educator of Note award, Kim LÃ¶wenborg-Coyne. LIMHOF presents the award to those who do outstanding work in Long Island music education.
Dr. LÃ¶wenborg-Coyne was born in Lynbrook, NY. She obtained a bachelor’s degree in musical performance and also a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from Molloy College. She also holds a master’s degree in musicology and a doctorate. in NYU Senior Music Education.
In 1996 she started teaching in Rockville Center Schools and became the director of art and music programs for Babylon of the North. She has also performed at Carnegie Hall as an accompanist for the NBHS Choir.
In 2008, Dr LÃ¶wenborg-Coyne raised funds for Pierre Dulaine’s ballroom dance program in Long Island. She also tried to bring culturally diverse residency programs to North Babylon. She ensured that all the kids got quality instruments, amazing technology, and world music education.
Dr. Kim never takes no for an answer when it comes to the children of North Babylon!
Superintendent of Schools Kim Skillen
Dr. LÃ¶wenborg-Coyne is deeply honored to receive the award, alongside her husband and two children.