RIVERHEAD NEWS REVIEW – Student musicians take center stage at Carnegie Hall

Student musicians take center stage at Carnegie Hall

Published: May 20, 2019 at the Riverhead News Review By: Katie Nalepinski

Riverhead High School sophomore Lauren Enos, 15, sits on the edge of her seat in Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium, her clarinet pointed down. Her eyes are glued to the sheet music in front of her, but she’s practiced enough that she knows composer Aaron Copland’s “Lincoln Portrait” like the back of her hand.

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NEWSDAY – Playing clarinet opens the world of the orchestra and Carnegie Hall

Playing clarinet opens the world of the orchestra and Carnegie Hall

Newsday – Read the article at www.newsday.com Published: March 1, 2019 By: Isabel Chen, Kidsday Reporter

Every Thursday, I participate in the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra, called MYO. Players from all over Suffolk County join together, whether you’re a flute player, a bass player or even a percussionist. There’s at least one person representing each instrument, except for saxophone, which

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Harbor Country Day School Student Jade Silverstein Named Finalist in Metropolitan Youth Orchestra 2018-2019 Concerto and Vocal Competition

In November of 2018, Jade performed as the soloist at the MYO’s performance at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts.

Originally published on Longisland.com – Read the article at www.longisland.com Published: January 22, 2019 By: Long Island News & PR

St. James, NY – January 22, 2019 – The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra (MYO) has selected Jade Silverstein, an eighth grader at Harbor Country Day School in St. James, as a

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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 10, 2019 CONTACT Anthea Jackson, Executive Director Phone: 516-365-6961 Email: ajackson@myo.org

FREE CONCERT FEATURING LONG ISLAND TEENS

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DNN Dresden Neue Nachrichten – MYO at Kreuzkirche

Guests from New York in the Dresden Kreuzkirche

DNN Dresden Neue Nachrichten – See the original article Published: July 9, 2018 By: Von Wolfram Quellmalz

Translation by Ulrike Walther

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra & Chorale of New York (MYO) was founded 25 years ago to encourage talented children and young people, to give them the chance to play in an orchestra or to sing in a choir. At that time, the

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LI Weekly – Celebrating MYO’s 25th Anniversary

Celebrating MYO’s 25th Anniversary with 1,000 Young Musicians at Carnegie Hall

Long Island Weekly – Read the article on www.longislandweekly.com Published: May 3, 2018 By: Anton Media Staff

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) is celebrating its 25th Anniversary by presenting 15 choirs and orchestra in concert this Sunday, May 6, at 12:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on one of the most famous stages in the world, Stern Auditorium

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Celebrating MYO’s 25th Anniversary with 1,000 Young Musicians 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 1, 2018 CONTACT: Anthea Jackson, Executive Director; Phone: (516) 365-6961; Email: ajackson@myo.org

Celebrating MYO’s 25th Anniversary with 1,000 Young Musicians at Carnegie Hall

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York (MYO) is celebrating our 25th Anniversary by presenting all 15 of our Choirs and Orchestras in concert

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Katlyn Smith

Gifted

Gifted

The Suffolk County News – Read the article on suffolkcountynews.net Published: March 22, 2018 By: Liz Finnegan

BOHEMIA—Katlyn Smith is a 12-year-old music prodigy who has been doing amazing things on piano, and especially the violin, since she was only 4 years old. Now in the seventh grade at Ronkonkoma Middle School, she continues to amaze

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Wantagh Musician To Perform On European Choral Tour

Tess Kurtzman will be performing with the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York this summer.

Wantagh-Seaford Patch – Read the article on Patch.com Published: February 7, 2018 By: News Desk

From Wantagh School District: Tess Kurtzman, an eighth-grade student-musician at Wantagh Middle School, has been selected to perform with the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York’s European Tour this coming summer. Under the baton of MYO conductor Shoshana Hershkowitz, Tess will

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Elise Camillone - 2017-2018 MYO T-Shirt Design Contest Winner

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 12, 2018 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 sixteen finalists of the 2017-2018 Concerto and Vocal Competition in a concert on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 7:00 PM

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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 she discovered her true passion. She currently studies voice under

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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 Amagansett School ever to qualify and play with the Long

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Fiona Lyngstad-Hughes Headshot

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, will be performing her competition piece at the Congregational Church

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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 mastered the flute quickly and expanded his musical repertoire by

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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 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 in a concert on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 7:00

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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 be joined by the Nassau Treble Choir, under the direction

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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 at St. Agnes Cathedral School in Rockville Centre, and will

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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 a Herricks High School student, and Alexandra Woroniecka, 13, of

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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 on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at 7:00 PM in the

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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 region. In addition to performing in music festivals with 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 of New York (MYO), under the direction of Scott Stickley

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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 Sunday, May 31 at 12:30PM and 7:30PM on one of

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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 the seventh consecutive year this Sunday.

And this year, they’re

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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 Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 7:00 PM in the Congregational

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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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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 on Sunday, June 1 at 3PM in the Adelphi University

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