MYO Student Receives NMEA Scholarship

High school sophomore receives scholarship award

Originally published in The Long Island Herald, Glen Head / Sea Cliff edition

Mairead Colby, a sophomore at North Shore High School, is a recipient of The Nassau Music Educators Association Durrell Blank Scholarship for study at the New York State Summer School of the Arts

Colby, 14, has been singing ever since she learned to talk when

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Charlie Goldsmith at Jazz at Lincoln Center MYO

MYO Student Performs at Lincoln Center

8th Grader Plays At Lincoln Center

The Easthampton Star – Read the article on EastHamptonStar.com Published: May 11, 2017 by Star Staff

Charlie Goldsmith of Amagansett, a student at the East Hampton Middle School, performed on the viola on Saturday in a concert at Lincoln Center in Manhattan with the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra. He was also the first student from the

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MYO Vocalist Receives Recognition

Fiona Lyngstad-Hughes Selected As MYO Finalist

Great Neck Record – Read the article on GreatNeckRecord.com Published: January 30, 2017 by Christina Claus

Great Neck South high schooler Fiona Lyngstad-Hughes was selected as one of 10 finalists in the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) concerto and vocal competition. Lyngstad-Hughes, who has been singing for as long as she can remember,

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Alex Montalbano

MYO Clarinetist Invited to Perform in All Eastern Band

Riverhead student qualifies for All Eastern band

Riverhead News Review Published: January 29, 2017 – Read the article on TimesReview.com by Nicole Smith

Music comes naturally to Alex Montalbano, a 16-year-old junior at Riverhead High School.

He learned to play piano at home as a child and began playing the flute in the school’s band program in fifth grade. Alex

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Free Concert Featuring Long Island Teens

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York 13 Myrtle Street, 2nd Floor Manhasset, NY 11030 www.myo.org

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DATE: January 12, 2017

CONTACT: Anthea Jackson, Executive Director Phone: 516-365-6961 Email: ajackson@myo.org

Free Concert Featuring Long Island Teens

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) is proud to present the top ten finalists of the 2017 Concerto and Vocal Competition

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Delightfully Bawdy Carmina Burana

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Delightfully Bawdy Carmina Burana

Posted: Friday, April 15, 2016 Link to original article: www.northwordnews.com

The North Shore Community Chorus (NSCC), under the direction of Stephen Goldstein, and the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York, under the direction of Scott Stickley, will

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Benjamin Truncale

Truncale of Malverne is a finalist in vocal competition

Truncale of Malverne is a finalist in vocal competition LI Herald: Rockville Centre Published: January 26, 2016 – Read the article on LIHerald.com

Benjamin J. Truncale of Malverne is finalist in the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra’s Concerto and Vocal Competition, and will compete this week against other vocalists throughout Long Island at the Congregational Church of Huntington in Centerport.

Truncale is an 8th grade student

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Students vie for prize money in MYO competition

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Students vie for prize money in MYO competition

Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 Link to original article: www.theislandnow.com

Two local musicians are among the top 10 finalists in the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra’s 2016 Concerto and Vocal Competition.

Joanna Lau, 14, and

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Free Concert Featuring Long Island Teens

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York 13 Myrtle Street, 2nd Floor Manhasset, NY 11030 www.myo.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: January 16, 2016 CONTACT: Anthea Jackson, Executive Director Phone: 516-365-6961 Email: ajackson@myo.org

Free Concert Featuring Long Island Teens

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) is proud to present the top ten finalists of the 2016 Concerto and Vocal Competition in a concert

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Massapequa Musicians perform with MYO

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Massapequa Musicians perform with MYO at Carnegie Hall

Posted: Thursday, May 14, 2015 By Heather Doyle Link to original article: www.patch.com Six students from the Massapequa School District are making their mark as some of the most formidable student musicians in the

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Haydn’s The Seasons at North Shore HS

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Haydn’s “The Seasons” at North Shore High School, April 18, 8 PM

Posted by: The North Word news Link to original article: www.northwordnews.com

The North Shore Community Chorus (NSCC), under the direction of Stephen Goldstein, and the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra

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950 LI Musicians Perform at Carnegie Hall

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York 13 Myrtle Street, 2nd Floor Manhasset, NY 11030 www.myo.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: May 20, 2015 CONTACT: Anthea Jackson, Executive Director Phone: 516-365-6961 Email: ajackson@myo.org

950 Young Long Island Musicians Perform at Carnegie Hall

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) is proud to present our seven choirs and seven orchestras in concert on

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Youth Orchestra to Pack Carnegie Hall

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Youth orchestra to pack Carnegie Hall for annual concert

Posted: Thursday, May 28, 2015 10:37am By Bill San Antonio Link to original article: www.theislandnow.com

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York is returning to perform at the historic Carnegie Hall for

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Free Concert Featuring Long Island Teens

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York 13 Myrtle Street, 2nd Floor Manhasset, NY 11030 www.myo.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: January 27, 2015 CONTACT: Anthea Jackson, Executive Director Phone: 516-365-6961 Email: ajackson@myo.org

Free Concert Featuring Long Island Teens

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) is proud to present the top ten finalists of the 2015 Concerto and Vocal Competition in a concert on

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MYO Alumni Concert Featuring Guest Soloist Stanley Drucker

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York 13 Myrtle Street, 2nd Floor Manhasset, NY 11030 www.myo.org

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DATE: May 28, 2014

CONTACT: Anthea Jackson, Executive Director Phone: 516-365-6961 Email: ajackson@myo.org

MYO Alumni Concert Featuring Guest Soloist Stanley Drucker

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) is thrilled to present our second annual MYO Alumni Choir and Orchestra concert

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900 Young Musicians Perform at Carnegie Hall

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York 13 Myrtle Street, 2nd Floor Manhasset, NY 11030 www.myo.org

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DATE: May 1, 2014

CONTACT: Anthea Jackson, Executive Director Phone: 516-365-6961 Email: ajackson@myo.org

900 Young Musicians Perform at Carnegie Hall

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) is proud to present our choirs and orchestras in concert on Sunday, May 4

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MYO Concerto Competition Winner in Concert

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York 13 Myrtle Street, 2nd Floor Manhasset, NY 11030 www.myo.org

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DATE: March 19, 2014

CONTACT: Anthea Jackson, Executive Director Phone: 516-365-6961 Email: ajackson@myo.org

CONCERT FEATURING MYO CONCERTO COMPETITION WINNER

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) is proud to present our three Suffolk County-based orchestras in concert on Saturday, March 22,

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Leah Stevens, February Scholar Artist

Leah Stevens, Suffolk County’s February Scholar Artist Newsday: Long Island Arts Alliance Published: February 5, 2014 1:53 PM

Leah Stevens, of East Islip High School began playing the flute at the age of eight and is studying with Stefán Ragnar Höskuldsson of the Metropolitan Opera. Leah has been a finalist in the L.I. Philharmonic and Westfield Symphony Competitions. She has taken 2nd prize

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MYO Concerto & Vocal Competition Finalists Concert

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York 13 Myrtle Street, 2nd Floor Manhasset, NY 11030 www.myo.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: January 28, 2014

CONTACT: Anthea Jackson, Executive Director Phone: 516-365-6961 Email: ajackson@myo.org

FREE CONCERT FEATURING LONG ISLAND TEEN MUSICIANS

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) is proud to present the top ten finalists of the 2014 Concerto and

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Youth Orchestra Openings For Summer 2014 China Tour

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York 13 Myrtle Street, 2nd Floor Manhasset, NY 11030 www.myo.org

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DATE: December 2, 2013

CONTACT: Anthea Jackson, Executive Director Phone: 516-365-6961 Email: ajackson@myo.org

Youth Orchestra Openings For Summer 2014 China Tour

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) is inviting high school-aged orchestral musicians and choral singers to audition for

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MYO Welcomes Anthea Jackson

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York Welcomes New Executive Director Anthea Jackson

Manhasset, NY – May 9, 2013

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York has named Anthea Jackson as their new Executive Director. Ms. Jackson earned her Doctor of Musical Arts from SUNY Stony Brook in clarinet performance and is an accomplished teaching artist and arts administrator. She served

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