Hardworking Middle School Musicians Perform at SCMEA


Twenty-four impressive seventh- and eighth-grade musicians from the middle school – Sophia Bates, Kayla Cappe, Giovanna Dushaj, Peter Gerace, Liam Greene, Faith Henderson, Hailey LaMacchia, Madison Latronica, Mia Lembo, Thomas Locke, Zoe Long, Caroline Meehan, Emma Mendolia, Jason Novellano, Judy Orellana, Noelle Naccarato, Kaitlyn Rice, John Seybert, Kieran Tohill, Halle Trahey, Josh Vogel, Thomas Wienclaw, Shannon Wodicka and Christopher Zanone – were recently selected to perform in the Suffolk County Music Educators Association All-County Division II West concert on March 13 at Half Hollow Hills High School East.

Directed by acclaimed guest conductors, they prepared with rehearsals at Commack Middle School.

“These children worked extremely hard during three long rehearsals that were musically and physically demanding,” said band director Concetta Stevens. “Their hard work paid off with an amazing concert.”