Fourteen Chosen for LISFA

Fourteen Chosen for LISFA
Fourteen Chosen for LISFA MS
Fourteen Chosen for LISFA RCK

Fourteen fabulous string students from East Islip will participate in this year’s Long Island String Festival Association concert series. Each student was chosen through a rigorous process that included New York State School Music Association scores, teacher recommendations and the LISFA selection committee.

East Islip High School students Sophia Bates (violin), Trevor Garnett (cello), Peter Gerace (bass), Victoria Keenan (violin), Joshua Koretz (viola), Mia Lembo (bass), Caroline Meehan (violin), Michelle Mirabelli (viola), Chiara Mosca (viola), Kathryn O’Neill (bass) and Samantha Seibert (viola) will rehearse for LISFA on Jan. 11-13, culminating in a performance at St. John the Baptist High School in West Islip.

Ruth C. Kinney Elementary School fifth-grader Zeynep Oztas and East Islip Middle School students Melissa Mirabelli and Keira Tantillo will rehearse for LISFA on Jan. 25-27, culminating in a performance at Hauppauge High School.