14 Dec
2014

Come Hear the Advanced Chorus Celebrate the Season

The sounds of caroling will be filling the air next week.  Be on the lookout for Nyack High School’s Advanced Chorus in and about town:

Friday 12/19 from 4-6pm
Saturday 12/20 from 1-3pm
Sunday 12/21 from 2-4pm
7 Dec
2014

Indoor Street Fair and Holiday Gift Gallery Set for Sunday, December 14th at Nyack Center

While finding the perfect gift for everyone on their holiday lists, shoppers will enjoy the sounds of the season offered by the widely recognized Nyack High School Chamber Orchestra. These award-winning teen musicians have routinely placed among the top schools in the country in national competitions and festivals. The event organizers are delighted to bring their beautiful music to this unique shopping experience. Written by Donna Schmidt Nyacks Hamlet Hub.com

Nyack News & Views has posted a piece about the performance on Sunday at the Indoor Street Fair at Nyack Center: http://www.nyacknewsandviews.com/2014/12/indoorstreetfair201412/

25 Nov
2014

Liberty Elementary Tradition

Liberty Update
The Second Grade students at Liberty Elementary will be caroling at Tolstoy Foundation and Nursing Center on Monday, December 22, in the morning. This is a Liberty tradition-the children walk down the road and sing for the residents at Tolstoy Center. This is a great tradition that is kept up by the dedication of the Liberty staff enriching the lives of many in our community.

20 Nov
2014

More Chamber Concerts! Come See Them Play

Sunday November 23, 2014 1:00pm
Chamber Orchestra to perform at Macedonia Baptist Church in Piermont for their Annual Fellowship Dinner.
Sunday November 30, 2014 
Chamber Orchestra to perform at Palisades Center Mall! 
 
Friday December 12, 2014 7-10pm
Members of the Nyack High School Chamber Orchestra to perform at the Nyack Field Club Winter Holiday Party
Saturday December 13, 2014 7:00pm
Nyack High School Chamber Orchestra will be performing at the Nyack Library’s Carnegie Room!
 
Sunday December 14, 2014 
Nyack High School Chamber Orchestra will be performing at Nyack’s Indoor Street Fair
28 Oct
2014

Upcoming Fall 2014 Concerts

Sunday October 26th
Nyack High School Red Storm Marching Band to compete in Syracuse at NYSFBC.
Tuesday October 28th
Chamber Orchestra @ NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY INDUCTION CEREMONY @ NHS, 7:00pm
 
Sunday November 2
Chamber Orchestra @ Senator Carlucci’s Veteran’s Memorial Breakfast @ Nyack Seaport, 11:00am
28 Oct
2014

Nyack Music Teacher in top 25 semifinalist for Grammy Educator Award

Mr. Michael E. Smith has been nominated for the 2nd year in a row and has made it to the top 25 semifinalist. Mr. Smith is one of the few to be nominated and make it to the semifinals two years in a row!

28 Oct
2014

High School Student’s Mentor Program

Students from the High School Instrumental Music Ensembles have been volunteering their time on Tuesday’s (Strings) and Thursday’s (Band) to help assist our Middle School Staff with their advanced after school music ensembles. The High School Student presence has boosted attendance and the excitement of the program and we are so glad that our Middle School students have the opportunity to play alongside our talented High School students. Our Advanced Middle School Ensembles are led by Ms. Ann Winze (Strings), Ms. Kristen Johnsen (Strings), and Mr. Michael Humphrey (Band).
19 Oct
2014

Claudette Jimerson named Interim K-12 Music Liaison

On Tuesday, August 19, 2014 the Board of Education appointed Claudette Jimerson as the Interim K-12 Music Liaison. Mrs. Jimerson has a long term association with the Nyack School District as a music teacher, parent, and BOE member/president. Due to the immediacy of Joe Piccirillo’s departure, the decision was made to ensure that our music program can continue to prosper as we search for a replacement.

4 Oct
2014

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27 May
2014

Spring Concerts are Here!

Take a look at our Spring Concert Season at Nyack High School:

5/18 – Sunday – 10th Annual Jimerson Strings Festival

5/22 – Thursday @ 7:30 pm – The “All Band” HS Spring Concert

5/29 – Thursday @ 7:30 pm – H.S. Strings and Vocals Spring Concert

6/4 – Wednesday @ 7 pm – Liberty Concert (Grades 3-5)

6/18 – Wednesday @ 7 pm – Valley Cottage Concert (Grades 3-5)

6/19 – Thursday @ 7 pm – Upper Nyack Concert (Grades 3-5)

 

EXTRA CONCERT~ CHAMBER ORCHESTRA ~ FRIDAY, JUNE 6 @ 7 PM

CARNEGIE ROOM – NYACK LIBRARY

PREMIERING THE WORK “TRIPTYCH” by MATTHEW F. SIMON

and PLAYING A FULL PROGRAM FROM THE ENTIRE YEAR!!

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