Student-Musicians Show their Talent

Several student-musicians have been selected to perform in upcoming music festivals and celebrations.

Senior High School students Matthew Derosiers and Trevor Barrett performed in the New York State School Music Association and the National Association for Music Education/Suffolk County Music Educators Association’s All-County Band. All-County Chorus selections from West Babylon included: Jason Arthur, Trent Boock, David Grant, Mackenzie Grimes, Alexa Latronica-Vancott, Matthew Lightsey and Mary Grace Seward. The students performed on Nov. 18 at Northport High School.

Lucas Greengold and Brian Thompson were selected to perform in Long Island String Festival Association Orchestra, while Brian Thompson, Sara Halvorsen and Annarose Vallone were chosen to perform in the Carnegie Hall Honors Ensembles. The Carnegie Hall Honors Program will be held on Feb. 4 at Carnegie Hall, while the LIFSA concert will take place on Jan. 30 at Ward Melville High School.