Music Department Notes

Spring Concert Series

We are so happy to share LIVE MUSIC Performances and be together in Music again! Here's what's happening as we wrap up the year:


May 18- Valley Cottage and  Liberty Grade 1-2 Concert  (two tickets per child)

May 18 - Upper Nyack Grade 4-5 Concert @ NHS 7pm

May 19 - Liberty Grade 1-2 Concert (two tickets per child)

May 19 - Liberty Grade 4-5 Concert @NHS 7pm

May 24 - NHS Spring Concert #1 (Vocal, Jazz Ensemble)

May 25 - NHS Spring Concert #2 (All Strings, Concert Band, Wind Ensemble)

May 26- Valley Cottage Grade 4-5 Concert @ NHS 7pm

June 1 - Valley Cottage Grade 3 Concert 9:30am

June 2 - BRIDGES @ NMS

June 3 - Middle School Clinician and Six Flags Trip

June 8 - NHS Year End Music Trip Little Shop of Horrors

June 8 - Middle School Grade 6-7 Concert AT NYACK MIDDLE SCHOOL 

June 9 - Middle School Grade 8 Concert @NHS 7pm

June 14 - Music Works Coffee House @NHS 6pm


  • Registration is Open for Summer Music Camp!

    The Music Department is pleased to announce the return of SUMMER MUSIC CAMP!


  • Music Works Coffee House June 22nd!

    Come to a night of music, dance, spoken word and celebrate the talent of our SENIORS!

    6-8pm at Nyack High School

  • Summer Arts Camp Counselor and Counselor in Training Applications

    Application Deadline April 29 - Apply Today!

  • Music Works Coffee House - March 25th

    Music Works is pleased to announce its Annual Coffeehouse taking place on March 25th! See flyer for details.

  • RCMEA Senior All County Date has been re-scheduled!

    Senior All-County has been rescheduled for February 11 & 12, and will now be at Fieldstone Middle School (Thiells, NY).

    Please note the location change (and this is the Fieldstone Middle School north of us in Thiells, not the one located in New Jersey).


  • Morning Music Scholarship for HS Seniors (Deadline February 25)

    Morning Music Club, is again announcing its annual auditions for scholarship awards. These awards are available to all seniors attending Rockand County High Schools who intend to continue their music studies (band, chorus, piano etc.) in college, university or conservatory.  Students do not have to major in Music to win a scholarship.

  • RCMEA Scholarship (Deadline March 31st)

     Applicants must be active participants in their school music programs and will be attending an accredited 4-year school with a major in music.

    RCMEA Scholarship Form

  • Ashley Farms Fundraiser is Underway

    Grade 8-12 Music Ensemble students will be coming home with information on the annual Ashley Farms Fundraiser! All orders must be placed by October 4th to ensure Thanksgiving Delivery. See any Grade 8-12 student for more information!

  • Red Storm Marching Band Camp August 16-20

    The Red Storm Marching Band Camp returns to Nyack High School the week of August 16th! Go Band!


    The 2021 Nyack Summer Music Camp wrapped up on Thursday, August 12th and was  a great success! Thank you to all of our Campers, Counselors, Counselors-In-Training, and Music Staff.  We will have a camp summary video at a later date.

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Contact Info

Sarah Loveland-Gill (Bio) Music Dept Chair K-12

845-353-7171  Email


Nyack High School Music Department

Nyack High School Music Department Page 

Faculty Bios:

Mr. Brandon Coon - Chorus/ Piano /Music Theory

Mr. Michael Humphrey - Band / Music Technology 

Ms. Tanya Chanphanitpornkit - Orchestra

Red Storm Marching Band

Nyack Middle School Music Department

Nyack Middle School Music Department Page

 Faculty Bios:

Mrs. Kelly Conforti - Chorus

Mr. Brendon Lucas - Band

Ms. Tina Allocca - Orchestra 6,7,8

Ms. Tanya Chanphanitpornkit - Orchestra 6

Ms. Phoebe Holland,  Music Technology

Elementary Music: General Music and Chorus

Nyack Public Schools Elementary Music Department Page

Faculty Bios:


Elementary Music: Orchestra and Band

Ms. Winze's Elementary Orchestra Page  

Ms. Johnsen's Elementary Band Page  

Ms. Allocca's Elementary Band/Orchestra Page

Faculty Bios:


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