Williamsville Music News

Congratulations to our 2015 scholarship winners:

  • Nicole Conte
  • Celine Gosselin
  • Christian Johnson
  • Grace Ann Le


Congratulations to the following students who were selected to 2014 2015 NAfME National Honors Ensembles and NYSSMA Conference All State Ensembles!

NAfME National Honors Ensembles – Performance in Nashville, TN October 2014 at the Grand Ole Opry:

Huibo Guan, tuba, EH, Takayuki Suzuki, trumpet, EH, Nora Wolcott, French horn, SH

NYSSMA All-State Ensembles – Performance in Rochester, NY December 2014 at Kodak Hall in the Eastman Theatre:

Andrew Cartwright, bass trombone, EH, Maddie Ferguson, clarinet, EH, Christian Johnson, alto saxophone, EH, Claire Kim, viola, EH, Jonathan Kim, cello, NH, Margaret Larson, NH, Grace Lee, cello, EH, Emily Mattukle, soprano, SH, Michal Muzyk, french horn, NH, Mandela Namaste, violin, EH, Nicholas Rutland, tenor, SH, Annamaria Sauer, violin, EH, Ian Shaw, french horn, SH, Kayleigh Vilardo, soprano, SH, Caroline Wang, cello, EH, Michael Wright, bass, NH, Simon Wu, violin, NH

Williamsville Named one of the Best Communities for Music Education 2015

“These schools and districts make a strong commitment to music education in the core curriculum supporting its essential value to a well-rounded education for every child,” said Mary Luehrsen, NAMM Foundation executive director. “Strong, engaging programs that offer students access to music cannot thrive in a vacuum. The Best Communities designation and the SupportMusic Merit Award bring hard-won visibility to music classes, programs and departments that are keeping music education alive in our schools.”  More Information