Fifteen William Floyd High School students have been chosen to perform this November at the NYSCAME (New York State Council of Administrators for Music Education) All-County Music Festival, an honors festival for students who demonstrate excellence on their instruments or with their voices.
“The students and their teachers have worked extremely hard to achieve this great honor,” said Ryan Feldscher, lead music teacher, William Floyd School District. “Only the top 11th- and 12th-grade musicians in Suffolk County are selected for this festival.”
The NYSCAME All-County students selected for their voices are: Marion Woodson, Brianna Balzano, Sasha Hameed, Rebecca Engel, Elizabeth Ertola, Jacqueline Engel, Dominick Perraglia, Hannah Jaynes, Michael Walker, Salvatore Palma and Giselle Castillo. Selected for their instrumental talents are: Calvin Arancibia (trombone); Daniel Cresci (horn); Avalon Monti (trumpet); and Jeffrey Ingegno (bass).
Congratulations also to their teachers: Michael Cordaro (band); Barbara D’Orio (chorus); Ryan Feldscher (chorus); and Amy Sckipp (orchestra).