Classical pianist Simone Dinnerstein visits third-graders at Hyde Leadership Academy while 'Bachpacking' through city's schools

Students huddled around the piano Tuesday to learn from a pianist who is "Bachpacking" through city schools. (1/14/14)

HUNTS POINT - A classical pianist stopped by a Bronx school today as she "Bachpacks" her way through the city's schools.

Classical pianist Simone Dinnerstein visited third-graders at Hyde Leadership Academy in Hunts Point.

Dinnerstein is trying to expose kids to music they may not be used to, like the classical composer Bach.

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Dinnerstein, who is from Brooklyn, began taking lessons at age 7. She studied at Juilliard and is signed to Sony Records. 

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