Congratulations to the following students that have been selected for the following All-County groups:
Christopher Prainito, Alto Saxophone, Division 4 Jazz Ensemble
Massimo Marno, Bassoon, Division 4 Band
Cooper Moran, Percussion, Division 5 Symphony Orchestra
Hugh Cheung, Bass Clarinet, Division 5 Band
Andrew Brinton, Tenor Saxophone, Division 5 Band
Dylan Torres, Tuba, Division 5 Band
Congratulations to Cooper Moran, Senior Percussionist for being selected to perform with the New York All-State Symphonic Band!! Congratulations to Cooper & his private instructor, Mr. Steven Blutman! Bravo! Coper will perform at the Eastman School of Music Theater in Rochester this coming December.
Congratulations to the following All-County Musicians
Skylar Berkley, Band, Clarinet
Hugh Cheung, Band, Bass Clarinet
Ekaterina Fakinos, Band, Flute
Brett Gold,Band ,Tenor Sax
Emma Gold, Band, Bb Clarinet10
Edward Grimes, Band, Bb Clarinet
Jack Lido, Band, Tuba
Congratulations to Skylar Berkley (Clarinet) and Jack Lido (Tuba) on being selected as 2015 NYSSMA All-State Alternates! Skylar and Jack are both members of the JFK Wind Ensemble.
Congratulations to Joshua Goldman (percussion) and Diana Hererra (clarient) that were selected to perform in the Long Island University Festival Band. These students will perform with students from across Long Island. Students will work with this year's composer-in-residence, Rossano Galante and members of the unviersity band program.
The concert will take place on Sunday, April 26 2015 at 7p.m.
Congratulations to Beatrice Brown, Wind Ensemble Principal Flute, for being accepted into the NAfME 2015 All-Eastern Honors Concert Band. Bea will perform in Providence, RI this April. Kudos to Mara Friedman, Wind Ensemble, Voice for also being accepted into the All-Eastern Mixed Chorus!
Beatrice is the first Kennedy HS Instrumentalist to be accepted into the All-Eastern Program!
Congratulations to the following musicians!
Kennedy HS bands will be traveling this Spring to Boston, MA! As part of our activities we will be performing a public concert at Quincy Market. In addition, students will be touring Boston and its many historical and fun places throughout the weekend. Alumni and family members are all invited to our performance on Saturday, April 18. Times will be updates early next year.