Grade 8 and 9 Students Selected to Perform in Jr. District Festival!

Thirteen 8th and 9th grade students have been selected to represent North Andover in the MMEA Junior Festival at Lowell High School on April 9th!

The accomplishments of these talented students follows on the heels of a very successful MMEA Senior District audition cycle, in which 16 NAHS students were selected for Districts, 12 were recommended to audition for All-States, and 6 were invited to the All-State Festival in Boston on March.

NAMA would like to congratulate the following Jr. District participants:

Girl’s Chorus:
Sophia Barbato, grade 8, soprano
Manal Boutissant, grade 9, soprano
Carly Fraser, grade 9, alto
Olivia Nichols, grade 9, soprano
Phoebe Sahlas, grade 9, alto

Boy’s Chorus:
George Lord, grade 9, tenor
James Lyons, grade 9, bass

Emma Greaves, grade 8, trumpet

Jazz Band:
Daniel Heron, grade 9, trumpet

Hanna Nazzaro, grade 8, clarinet
Zoë Zimmer, grade 8, trumpet
Eliott Schoonmaker, grade 8, tuba
Joseph Huggins, grade 9, trombone

NAMA would like to reiterate that our students’ success is a testament to the dedication of so many people – teachers, parents, fans, donors, and musicians – to creating such high quality music programs in North Andover. Thank you for your ongoing support!


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