PORT CHESTER, N.Y. – Nine students from Port Chester High School will play in the New York State School Music Association’s (NYSSMA) Area All-State Music Festival on Thursday, Nov. 5.
Samuel Brown and Charles Simmons, trombones; will perform with the Area All-State Band. Their conductor will be Patrick Burns.
Elizabeth Montemurro and Briana Velazquez, sopranos; Danielle Winchester, alto; Michael Bansey and Robert Perrone, tenors; will sing with the Area All-State Mixed Choir. Their conductor will be Dr. Steven Fryling,
Taylor Masi and Gisella McCallion, altos; will sing with the Area All-State Women’s Choir. Jing Ling-Tam will be their conductor.
The school vocal music teacher is Linda Ventura. Their school band director is Robert Vitti.
Westchester County high-school musicians auditioned last spring for NYSSMA’s annual festival.
The performance will be at the Performing Arts Center at Purchase College at 8 p.m.
For tickets, call the SUNY Purchase ticket office at 914-251-6200.