NAHS Music Awards Night 2017 Tops off Another Amazing Year!
The NAHS Music Department held its annual music awards night on June 6th, marking the conclusion of another busy and successful year of music education and performance. Congratulations to the following students on their well deserved awards, recognitions, and scholarships!
Chorus Awards: Choral Rookie of the Year, Noah Freedman; Outstanding Underclassman, Aleigh Gerron, and Manal Boutissant; Concert Choir MVP, Carly Fraser; Outstanding Upperclassman, Elizabeth Round, and Delaney Sullivan; Choral Spirit Award, Justin Gaede, and Samantha Cook; Chorus Unsung Hero, Kate Burba; National Choral Award, Ryan Drew, and Maria Kachulis-Moriarty; Choral Director’s Award, MacKenzie Cochrane, and Joe Paquin, Outstanding Musicianship; Bronagh LaGrassa, and Erin Murphy.
Band Awards: Band Rookie of the Year, Conor Curtin; Outstanding Brass Award, William Lauzon; Outstanding Woodwind Award, Maya Koorapaty, and Alexandria Sangermano; Outstanding Percussion Award, Sarah Francoeur; Band Unsung Hero Award, Sophie James; Band Spirit Award, Jason Chen; Semper Fidelis Music Award, Lucy Jones; Band Director’s Award, Cameron Silva; The National School Marching Award, Sayde Mayes, and Mia Wong; John Philip Sousa Award, Kunal Gala; The Louis Armstrong Jazz Award, Archie Keltz.
Recognition of Seniors: 1 year band students, Grace Merida and Frank Zhou; 4 year band students, Jacob Brandner, Casey Dalke, Abishek Gupte, Isaiah Hilario, Sophie James, Lucy Jones, Archie Keltz, Josh Kim, William Lauzon, Cameron McGrath, Hannah Park, Garrett Pomfret, Ashley Ryan, Cameron Silva, and Michael Yumiguani; 3 year chorus students, Erin Cheverie, Lea Chisholm, Skylah Cunningham, Ryan Drew, Jenna Hatfield, Katie Hogan, Patrick Kitchen, Adam Koulopoulos, Bronagh LaGrassa, Izzy Mezzina, Karen Saynes, Amy Steeves, Delaney Sullivan, and Michael Verville; 4 year chorus students, Graeson Adams, Kate Burba, MacKenzie Cochrane, Gianna Conserva, Lily Dalmer, Justin Gaede, Tina Gichana, Gabby Huapaya, Maria Kachulis-Moriarty, Nick Leftin, Eric Ouellette, Joe Paquin, Mayara Reis, Elizabeth Round, Enea Schleicher, Abbey Tannatt, Abby Wasserman, and Hannah Wood; 4 year band & 1 year chorus student, Kunal Gala; 4 year band & 3 year chorus students, Elizabeth Brown, Jason Chen, Sarah Francoeur, Mark Klose, Maya Koorapaty, Sayde Mayes, Alexandria Sangermano, and Mia Wong; 4 year band & 4 year chorus students, Christina Hogan and Erin Murphy.
Recognition of 3-year Juniors (Band and/or Chorus); Camrey Adams, Simona Arloro, Keval Ashara, Yuvraj Aurora, Katherine Bace, Katina Brown, Elliott Bruce, Jacob Buchholz, Austin Bussell, Christela Marie Carino, Zackary Cesati, Erin Cheverie, Lea Chisholm, Samantha Cook, Emily Cummings, Skylah Cunningham, Daniel Cunningham, Tyler Donofrio, Michael Doughty, Ryan Drew, Will Ferguson, Luzmely Gil, Tabitha Gilligan, Jesse Goldman, Jenna Hatfield, Katie Hogan, Liam Houlihan, Aren Hylan, Patrick Kitchen, Kolby Kittler, Adam Koulopoulos, Bronagh LaGrassa, Cerena Leaffer, Christa LeBlanc, Joanna Lopez, Izzy Mezzina, Juliana Motta, Valerie Nguyen, Brandon Nguyen, Liz Pappell, Hanbyeol Park, Alyssa Peltonovich, Jamie Plodzik, Danielle Reardon, Lindsey Reitano, Adamo Ristaino, Patrick Roche, Robert Rodgers, Gabriela Santos, Karen Saynes, Amy Steeves, Lauren Stump, Delaney Sullivan, Michael Verville, Danielle Vissering, and Beca Zelitch.
MMEA Northeast Junior District Awards: NAMS Recipients, Eli Ralph, Caleb Ginsburg, Leah Rhodes, and Henry Wright; NAHS Recipients, Allison Determan, and Courtney Francoeur.
MMEA Northeast Senior District Awards: Chorus Recipients, MacKenzie Cochrane, Paolo Geraldez, Joe Paquin, Simona Arloro*, Hannah Carroll*, Eros Canetti*, Carly Fraser*, Kerrigan Bigelow**, Emily Cummings**, Will Ferguson**, and Ryan Drew**; Band Recipients, Jesse Goldman, Mark Klose, Elliott Bruce, Frank Zhou* and Daniel Heron*, and Kunal Gala**.
* Denotes All-State Recommendation. **Denotes All-State Recommendation with highest state honors and participation in MMEA All State Band or Chorus.
National Association for Music Education Recipients: Will Ferguson, and Emily Cummings, both All-Eastern Chorus and All-National Chorus participants.
James R. Fulks Music Award Scholarship Recipient: Mark Klose.
North Andover Music Association Scholarship Recipients: Music Scholarship, Sarah Francoeur, Maria Kachulis-Moriarty, William Lauzon, Ryan Drew, Erin Murphy, Kunal Gala; Color Guard Scholarship, Sayde Mayes.