The Phoenix: Virtual Virtuosos Thrill Kellenberg Christmas Concert

Article by Aidan Galvez, ’22: It should’ve been like all the other years. Together, the Firebird Orchestra, Chorus, Band, and Chamber Ensemble sought to provide a live audience with an unforgettable experience, but this year brought on a new challenge not experienced since the early 20th Century–a Pandemic. Because of COVID-19, large assemblies were cancelled,…

Instructional Orchestra Virtual Concert

Concert Pieces Dragonhunter Richard Meyer Ode To Joy Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Jazz Ambeguia Sebastien Gourgue Mateo Petrone Noelle Pierrecharles Brendan Riordan Theodore Russo Isabella Silva Jasmine Taveras Viola Michael Donatelli Dyani Duncan Joshua Francois Alicia Sclafani Anjelina ThompsonCello Cristina Palmieri Emily Quinn Bass Sean Cullimore Corey Faustin   Private Lesson Instructors for Orchestra Mrs.…

The 2020 Spring Phoenix & Firebird Virtual Concert & Art Show

National Anthem – Sung by Senior Members of Phoenix Chorus FIREBIRD ORCHESTRA  Colors of the Wind – Alan Menken (Arranged by Eder Garcia) FIREBIRD CHORUS Sing Unto the Lord – Henry Purcell (Arranged by Hal Hopson) Take Me to Higher Ground – Carl Strommen FIREBIRD BAND Byzantine Dances – Carol Brittin Chambers Exhilaration – Michael…

Youri Kim ’20 and Benjamin Truncale ’20 Receive Second Consecutive All-State Music Honors

Two students from Kellenberg Memorial High School have been selected to participate in New York State School Music Association’s Conference All-State performing ensembles in Rochester, NY. in early December. Youri Kim, violin, will be performing with the All-State String Orchestra while Benjamin Truncale, tenor, will be performing with the All-State Mixed Chorus. Both students are…

NYSSMA All State Student Recital

Last night the Kellenberg Memorial High School Music Department held their annual NYSSMA All-State Student Recital featuring students featured in this weekend’s NYSSMA All-State performances. These students will be amongst the roughly 10,000 students who have auditioned for All-State in New York state this year and represent a portion of our many advanced musicians vying for this honor.