Learning, Achieving, Succeeding!
June 14, 2024
Valley Stream Central High School District

Learning, Achieving, Succeeding!

June 14, 2024


South High School

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 Klamkin
Junior High Orchestra
Senior High Orchestra

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

Mr.Daniel Creegan
Senior High Band
AP Music Theory
General Music

Mrs. Rita DiFano
9-12th Grade Chorus


All 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.

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