Select Choir Singing National Anthem at ADK Thunder Game Sat 1/16

The North Warren Select Choir has been invited to sing the national anthem this Saturday at the ADK Thunder game at 7pm. Tickets are being sold at a discounted rate to all family/friends and supporters of these young musicians to help raise money for Performing Arts Club.

Click on the link below to purchase tickets! Hope to see you there and share it with everyone you know!


Variety Show Auditions!

Do you have a talent that you want to showcase for all to see? Do you live in and around Chestertown? Then you’re in luck! There is a variety show happening February 28th! The show is open to all school aged children (k-12), All Staff, and All community members! If you are interested in being a part of it please Email Corey Cerullo at Sing, Dance, Tell jokes, do magic, whatever your heart desires! Be sure to give a description of your act in your email response.

Auditions will be held on Friday January 15th for the elementary students specific and Friday January 22nd for any re-auditions within the school. Community members and Staff feel free to pick either date and schedule a meeting time with Mr. Cerullo.

Thank you! Looking forward to sharing our talents with each other!

Congratulations 4-8th Grade Students

Congratulations to the 4-6th grade music department as well as the 7-8th grade Band and Chorus on a spectacular evening last Thursday!

Please come back to support the 1st-3rd graders This Thursday December 17th at 7pm!

Congratulations 9-12 Music Students!

The 9-12  grade winter concert was an absolute smash hit! Congratulations to all involved! The recordings of the concert are posted on the recordings page for all to hear and enjoy!

Broadway Singing and Classical Training

This was a VERY interesting article for anyone who desires to pursue a career in the musical field as it relates to singing and more specifically broadway singing. Take a read!

Singing on the Modern Broadway Stage

Pages Updated

Please note the following pages have been updated as of 10.25.15

CASMA- Spring festival information has been uploaded

NYSSMA- Majors songs have been reduced and updated. Solo songs have been included next to your name. If you are preparing a NYSSMA Solo or unsure if you are, please check the page and start listening to your solo piece.

Jr./Sr. Chorus- Continue to check and listen to our concert pieces

Select- Our Concert program has been updated.


Congratulations to the following five students who were selected to be a part of the Area All State Mixed Choir in Saratoga Springs on Nov 21st. This is a TREMENDOUS accomplishment and if you see these students around congratulate them on their success!!

Orry Bruce

Joseph Murphy

Amelia Robbins

Sarah Stewart

Morgan Yarosh

Congratulations again!

School is Almost here!

Hope everyone had a great summer! Remember to check your back to school supply lists and be ready on Sept 8th!

Information about Select Choir will be given on Tuesday during Chorus and will posted on the bulletin board outside the music rooms.

New for this year, Jr. and Sr. Chorus will have rotating lesson groups, similar to band lessons. Specific information will be revealed in class so that everyone understands how it works. They will be part of your quarter grade, bear that in mind.

All Tech Courses will now be held in Mr. Blake’s old room, C144. That includes Digital Media and Digital Audio Production.

More information to follow but I look forward to seeing you all in September!

End of the Year

We are almost there! Congratulations on all of your achievements through the 2014-2015 school year! It has truly been a success. There are but a few more events on the school calendar so be sure to mark them!

June 12th 10am at NWCS- Flag Day Ceremony in the auditorium

June 22nd 7pm at the Catholic Church in Chestertown- Baccalaureate for the graduating Senior Class

June 27th  11am at NWCS- Graduation Ceremony!

Thank you all for a great year! Be sure to check back in August for class supply lists for music, practice parts for chorus, Lesson group information (new next year!), and anything else you may have questions on regarding to the music department. Enjoy the summer!

Memorial Day Parade Reminder- May 25th

Attention all Band Members! The upcoming Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 25th in Chestertown. We will meet with our instruments and marching band music outside the band room at 9:00AM and travel by bus to LaFlure Lane. Please remember to bring your instruments, marching uniforms and parade music home on Thursday, May 21st (today) as the high school will be closed on Memorial Day and the band room will be locked up for the entire holiday weekend. If you are driving to Chestertown directly (meeting at LaFlure Lane), please meet no later than 9:30 in order to prepare for the parade. The parade is scheduled to start at 10:00AM.

Select Choir Members: We will meet at the old school at 10:15am. You may watch and follow the parade but we will be singing the national anthem and America the beautiful at the parade stop point.