Students Named to Numerous Regional Music Conferences

The Deer Park School District and Department of Fine and Performing Arts would like to congratulate its All-State Ensemble members. Deer Park High School Violinist Bradley B. was selected to perform with the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) All-State Orchestra. Selected to the NYSSMA All-State Chorus were Dayna F., Victoria G., Michelle J. and Michael N., all of which performed at the NYSSMA All-State Music Conference held at the famed Eastman Kodak Theater in Rochester, NY back in December.

Bradley and Michael have also been selected to perform in the prestigious All-Eastern Honors Ensembles. Michael will be a member of the 350-voice All-Eastern Chorus and Bradley will be a member of the 150 All-Eastern Orchestra. These two will further showcase their talents at All-Eastern Concert to be held at Veterans Memorial Auditorium for the Performing Arts in Providence, Rhode Island in March. Bradley and Michael were among top student-musicians selected regionally from 10 states and Washington D.C.

Other Deer Park School District island-wide music honors went to Toni Nicole T., Noah R., Bradley B., Eric W., Meghan H. and Kevin T. who recently performed in the Long Island String Festival Association Concert held at Ward Melville High School in East Setauket. Additionally, 23 students have been chosen from Deer Park High School, Robert Frost Middle School and John F. Kennedy Intermediate School for the 2009 All-County Ensembles in Chorus, Band and Orchestra.