M-W Musicians earn placement in All-State and All-Eastern Conferences

on December 18, 2018

Excellence in music is a long-standing tradition in Monroe-Woodbury and this year is no exception. Eleven Monroe-Woodbury High School musicians were named to the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) All-State music ensemble, and performed in Rochester with musicians from throughout the state earlier this month. Congratulations to:

  • Hayden Abrahams, Tenor Saxophone, Symphonic Band
  • William Carter, Tenor II, Mixed Chorus
  • Deana Cowan, Alto II, Treble Chorus
  • John DePetris, Bass II, Mixed Chorus
  • Yena Lee, Flute, Symphony Orchestra
  • Tessa Lytle, Euphonium, Symphonic Band
  • Marissa Mitchell, Alto II, Treble Chorus
  • Elisabeth Rivera, Soprano II, Mixed Chorus
  • Camilla Scanlon, Soprano II, Treble Chorus
  • *Emily Wang, Piano, Piano Showcase
  • Victor Yang, Bb Clarinet, Symphonic Band

In addition, five of these students were recently selected for the All-Eastern Regional Festival, which will be held in Pittsburgh in April 2019:

  • Deana Cowan, Alto II, Mixed Chorus
  • John DePetris, Bass II, Mixed Chorus
  • Yena Lee, Flute, Band
  • Elisabeth Rivera, Soprano II, Mixed Chorus
  • Camilla Scanlon, Soprano II, Treble Chorus