US String Band, Choral, and String Ensemble Awards

US String Band, Choral, and String Ensemble students participated in the NY Heritage Festival through World Strides under the direction of Hilary Park, Jamie Golembiewski, and Elizabeth Cunha on March 26. Over 500 students competed and performed in this event. Both ensembles placed 2nd in the Women Chamber Choir and Chamber Orchestra categories with Gold and Silver ratings respectively. Amber Bowen-Longino, class of '22 was awarded the Maestro Award in recognition for top Brass performer of the day. In addition to performing, students attended a Broadway show, explored NYC, took in the views from the Empire State Building, and concluded the weekend with a dinner cruise around Manhattan. 

US students will be performing as part of the Arts Show on April 21 and all are invited to attend the US Spring Concert on April 28 for an encore performance of our festival program and more!