Welcome to the Music Department
Welcome to the Nyack Public Schools Music Department Homepage. Below, you will find links to all of the music teachers' webpages throughout all five music buildings. It is our mission to make music accessible to all students in our district. Thank you for your continued support of our program!
2017 Nyack Summer Music Registration!
Click to download: 2017 Nyack Summer Music Brochure.pdf
Registration Deadline: 6/23/17
Bill and Judy Ryan make annual commitment to the Ryan Fund
Thank you for the Ryan family for supporting our studnets through the Ryan Fund. Their contributions have expanded the opportunities our district can offer in our effort to make music accessible to all.Music
NHS Chamber Orchestra to perform at Nyack Indoor Street Fair 12/4/16Music
NHS Jazz Band to perform at upcoming HS Senior Thanksgiving Feast 5:00pmMusic
18 students selected for 2016 Area All State Festival at Cornwall HS
Congratulations to our accepted HS Students!Music
NHS Marching Band places in top 10 at NYSFBC in SyracuseMusic
Nyack HS Students Selected for 2017 NYSSMA ALL STATE Festival in Rochester, NY
Congratulations to our students for their accomplishment!
Mr. Matthew Suffern - Bass - Wind Ensemble
Maria Camitan - Violin - Alternate - Orchestra
Anna DeCarvalho - Cello - Alternate - OrchestraMusic
Mr. Humphrey Selected as GRAMMY EDUCATOR AWARD QUARTER FINALIST
A total of 290 music teachers from 264 cities across 41 states have been announced as quarterfinalists for the Music Educator Award presented by The Recording Academy and the GRAMMY Foundation. In total, more than 3,300 initial nominations were submitted from all 50 states. The Music Educator Award was established to recognize current educators (kindergarten through college, public and private schools) who have made a significant and lasting contribution to the field of music education and who demonstrate a commitment to the broader cause of maintaining music education in the schools. A joint partnership and presentation of The Recording Academy and the GRAMMY Foundation, the recipient will be honored during GRAMMY Week 2017. The semifinalists will be announced in September. Good Luck Mr. Humphrey!
Click Here for more information: http://www.grammyintheschools.com/features/290-quarterfinalists-selected-2017-music-educator-awardMusic
2016/2017 Instrumental Music Program Begins on Monday, September 19, 2016
The 4th & 5th Grade Instrumental Music Program LAUNCHES on Monday 9/19/16!
Ms. Winze and Ms. Johnsen have prepared UNE, LIB, and VCE for an exciting new Instrumental Music Year!
Make sure to have your instruments!Music
Nyack High School Music Department
Mr. Brandon Coon - Chorus/ Piano
Mr. Michael Humphrey - Band / Music Technology / Music Theory
Ms. Tammy Yi - Orchestra
Nyack Middle School Music Department
Ms. Kelly McGinn - Chorus
Mr. Brendon Lucas - Band
Ms. Meg Hill - Orchestra (7th/8th)
Ms. Tammy Yi - Orchestra (6th)
Mr. Matthew M. Lucero Music Technology
Elementary Music Department
Ms. Barbara Anderson (VCE General Music/Chorus)
Ms. Elaine Philhower (LIB General Music/Chorus)
Mr. Steve Yankou (UNE General Music/Chorus)