GHS musicians selected to perform in Area All-State Music Festival

The Goshen High School music department is pleased to announce that 13 students attended the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) Zone 9 Area All-State Music Festival November 22-23.

In order to be chosen for this honor, each student prepared and performed an advanced level solo piece for a NYSSMA judge last spring. The student’s score sheets were then submitted to the Area All-State committee.

The Area All-State Festival represented 40 districts from five counties in New York state.  The Goshen students who participated included:


Hannah Yeddu, grade 11, Rachel Seo, grade 10, Jay Jung, grade 12, Sydney Jessup, grade 12, Kendra Byrne, grade 12,


Jacob Foreman, grade 12, Alexandria Thurtle, grade 12, Riley Doyle, grade 12, Madilyn Bunzey grade 11


Abigail Conklin, grade 11, Isabel Dooley, grade 11, Violet Bachorik, grade 11, Sara Higgins, grade 11.

Smiling students

The Area All-State Orchestra members.

Smiling musicians
The Area All-State Chorus members.
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The Area All-State Band members.