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The Harborfields Central School District is pleased to announce that 43 students from Thomas J. Lahey Elementary School, Oldfield Middle School and Harborfields High School have been selected to take part in prestigious Suffolk County Music Educators’ Association (SCMEA) All-County honor groups.
The students will be meeting for several rehearsals that culminate in the SCMEA All-County […]

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The Steel Silk Band will perform at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 19, 2017 in the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum’s Charles and Helen Reichert Planetarium.
The Museum and Planetarium are located on the Vanderbilt Estate at 180 Little Neck Road, Centerport, N.Y.
The versatile Long Island musicians play an array of music that includes classic rock, Motown, […]

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Dear Friend,
The mission of the Northport Symphony Orchestra (NSO) is to contribute to our community’s quality of life through free public performances of classical music, while providing a fulfilling artistic experience for adult professional, amateur, and advanced student musicians on Long Island.
We are writing to ask your help to allow us to continue that mission. […]

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East Northport Middle School seventh-grader Nick Gilligan was recently named a member of the 2017 Suffolk County Music Educators’ Association (SCMEA) All-County Instrumental Jazz Ensemble.
Gilligan is a member of the East Northport Middle School Jazz Band and was one of many alto saxophonists from middle schools throughout Suffolk County who auditioned this past November. Only […]

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The Boxcar Lilies and Low Lily, two New England based acoustic trios, share the bill during the Folk Music Society of Huntington’s First Saturday Concerts series on Jan. 7. The 8:30 p.m. concert at The Congregational Church of Huntington (30 Washington Drive, Centerport) is preceded by an open mic at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, priced at […]

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Pianist Luke Gentil of the Half Hollow Hills CSD, who is studying music at Nassau BOCES Long Island High School for the Arts (LIHSA), was a featured performer at the Grace Music School’s official kickoff event for their Island-wide piano competition. The winner of the competition will earn $1,000 and perform at Carnegie Hall. At […]

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Open Mic Precedes Featured Artists Steven Pelland and Aly Tadros
 
Steven Pelland and Aly Tadros, two of the singer-songwriters who showcased their talents during last summer’s Huntington Folk Festival, are the featured artists during the monthly Hard Luck Café series at the Cinema Arts Centre (423 Park Avenue, Huntington) on Thursday, Dec. 15. The 8:30 p.m. […]

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String students perform at local film festival
 
            The Elwood-John H. Glenn High School Chamber Strings recently participated in a special “Music of Hope” concert in conjunction with the Gold Coast International Film Festival. The festival was held at the Post Campus at Long Island University.
              In preparation for the event, the Chamber Strings, under the […]

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Michael Kornfeld of Huntington was elected as president of the board of directors of the Northeast Regional Folk Alliance (NERFA) during its annual conference at the Crowne Plaza in Stamford, CT, Nov. 10-13, 2016. Kornfeld had previously served as the nonprofit organization’s vice president. NERFA is the largest regional affiliate of Folk Alliance International, a […]

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This retrospective explores the life and music career of one of America’s most original and celebrated figures. George Gershwin started, in his youth, as a song-plugger on Tin Pan Alley. While he continued to gain success writing popular music for the stage and Hollywood, he also strived to make his mark as a serious composer. […]

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