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South HS Music

Music Department Phone Number: (516) 791-0375

The South High School Music Department offers band, chorus, and orchestra to students in grades 7-12. We also offer opportunities for involvement in many extra-curricular music activities, including Chamber Orchestra, Jazz Band,Wind Ensemble, Jazz Choir (Long Island Connection), Marching Band,Tri-M Music Honor Society, Musical Theater productions, the District Music Festival, Pit Orchestra, and the NYSSMA Solo Festival.


Mrs. Melanee Bedell           
7th Grade Band
8th Grade Band
General Music

Mrs. Elizabeth Pichichero
Junior High Orchestra
Senior High Orchestra

Mr. Kyle Hayden
7th Grade Chorus
8th Grade Chorus

Mr.Daniel Creegan
Senior High Band
AP Music Theory

Ms. Rita Vella
9-12th Grade Chorus
Musical Director

Winter Concert Schedule

  • Junior High Winter Concert I  Monday,December 7th  7:00pm
  • 8th Grade Band, 8th Grade Chorus, 9th Grade Chorus
  • Junior High Winter Concert II  Thursday, December 10th  7:00pm
  • Junior High Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra, 7th Grade Chorus
  • Senior High Winter Concert  Monday,December 14th  7:00pm
  • Senior High Orchestra, Senior High Chorus, Senior High Band


‚ÄčAll students in performing ensembles take small group lessons to enhance their musical development.  The lessons are scheduled throughout the school day on a rotating period basis.

News Archive

Click here to see the South Marching Band performance in the Newsday Marching Band Festival


Music-Related Links

Thursday, May 28, 2020