All-State Musicians Selected

All-State Musicians Selected

Ten Chaminade students have been selected as participants and alternates for the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) All-State Music Conference in Rochester.

The organization said thousands of students auditioned for the conference. This will be the second All-State performance for seniors Sean Murphy and Samuel Taylor. Only four other Chaminade students went to the state conference twice.

The following students have been selected:

James Galante '19, tenor II, mixed chorus
William McCumiskey '19, violin, symphony orchestra
Sean Murphy '19, trumpet, wind ensemble
Samuel Taylor '19, trumpet, wind ensemble

Cole Abraham '20, bass clarinet, alternate
Liam Knowles '19, jazz baritone, alternate
Samuel Taylor '19, jazz trumpet, alternate
Nicholas Newton '19, jazz trumpet, alternate
Nichael Montelli '19, jazz guitar, alternate
Matthew Wang '20, violin, alternate
Justin Colorundo '19, tenor I, alternate

The conference takes place Nov. 29 through Dec. 2 at the Rochester Convention Center.