JFK Fifth-Grade Musician Performs at SCMEA Festival

JFK Fifth-Grader Takes Up His Tuba for SCMEA Festival
Ryan Hilbert, a fifth-grader at JFK, participated in the 37th annual SCMEA Day of Tuba and Euphonium, held on Nov. 3 at Central Islip High School. Playing baritone horn, Hilbert took part in rehearsals and clinics during the festival, and performed a concert with a massed ensemble comprised of more than 300 tuba and euphonium players including elementary, middle and high school students, teachers and guest artists.