Welcome to the JFK Middle School Orchestras!

 

 

Supplies

Note Reading

Other Resources

Lesson Information

Homework

The String Centre

wwbw.com

Note Trainer

Tuner

Lesson

Passes

8th Grade

Tuning 1

Sam Ash Music

samash.com

Advanced Note Trainer

Metronome

Lesson Procedures

8th Grade

Tuning 2

Supplies

List

 

 

Cello and Bass Rental Info

8th Grade

Tuning 3

 

 

 

Rental

Form

8th Grade

Tuning 4

 

CALENDAR

 


Winter Concert, 6th Grade Orchestra

December 11, 2018, 7 PM

Winter Concert, Senior Orchestra (7/8)

December 20, 2018, 7 PM

NYSSMA Piano Festival, Nassau CC

March 1 – 2, 2019

NYSSMA, Strings, Hicksville HS

May 17 – May 18, 2019

Spring Concert, 6th Grade Orchestra

May 16, 2019, 7 PM

Spring Concert, Senior Orchestra (7/8)

May 23, 2019, 7 PM

 

 

Lesson Groups

Lesson Schedules

NYSSMA Information

Local Youth Orchestras

Summer Music Festivals

Professional Performers

Group A

8th Grade Violin

 

October, 2018

Scale Requirements

Young Musicians Fiddle Instruction Series

BOCES Summer

Strings Academy

New York Philharmonic

Group B

6/7/8 Viola

 

November, 2018

Practice Tips for NYSSMA

Metropolitan Youth Orchestra

Usdan

Summer Camp

Mark Wood

Group C

7/8 Bass

 

December, 2018

NYSSMA Solo Audio Clips

Long Island Youth Orchestra

 New York State

School of the Arts

Orchestral Program

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Group D

8th Grade Cello

 

January, 2019

Piano NYSSMA

March 1 & 2, 2019

Nassau CC

Gemini Youth Orchestra

Mark Wood

Rock Orchestra Camp

Vitamin String Quartet

Group E

7th Grade Violin

 

February, 2019

NYSSMA Festival

May 17 & 18, 2019

Island Trees H.S.

Children’s Orchestra Society Of New York

New York

Summer Music Festival

Oneonta, New York

Caryn Lin, Electric Violinist

Group F

7th Grade Violin

March, 2019

NYSSMA Registration

New York Youth Symphony

C. W. Post

Chamber Music Festival

Regina Carter, Jazz Violinist

Group G

7th Grade Cello

 

April, 2019

 

 

 

 

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival

Group H

6th Grade Violin

May, 2019

 

 

 

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Group I

6th Grade Violin

June, 2019

 

 

 

Miri Ben Ari

The Hip-Hop Violinist

Group J

6th Grade Cello

 

 

 

 

Mark O’Connor

Violinist

Group K

6th Grade Bass

 

 

 

 

Nigel Kennedy

Violinist

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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JFK Senior Orchestra at Six Flags Great Adventure, June, 2010.

 

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JFK Senior Orchestra received a  Superior” ranking at the High Note Festival in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in 2009. 

 

 


 

 

 

 


 

 

Have a musical year!

 

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