Commending the Elmont School String Chamber Ensemble on its participation in Music in Our Schools Month 2013

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  • 26 / Feb / 2013
  • 28 / Feb / 2013
  • 28 / Feb / 2013

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending the Elmont School String Chamber
Ensemble upon the occasion of its participation in Music in Our Schools
Month 2013

WHEREAS, The administrators of the Elmont School in Nassau County's
Elmont Union Free School District are committed to actively promoting
and nurturing a comprehensive music program for all the students of
Nassau County; and
WHEREAS, They have been supportive, actively encouraging music program
staff to devote their time and energy to developing the talents of their
students; and
WHEREAS, The Elmont School String Chamber Ensemble, comprised of
students of the highest musical and academic caliber, will be performing
on March 20, 2013, beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the South Concourse of the
Empire State Plaza in Albany, in celebration of the 41st Annual Music in
our Schools Month; and
WHEREAS, The New York State School Music Association sponsors this
event and has helped it to evolve from a New York State Day into a
month-long national observance; and
WHEREAS, Talent, dedication, and countless hours of practice have made
the String Chamber Ensemble of the Elmont School the outstanding ensem-
ble it is today; and
WHEREAS, Ably led by Xavier Rodriguez, Director, the members of the
String Chamber Ensemble work hard at their music rehearsals, classroom
assignments and practice sessions, fully aware that the amount of time
and energy they are willing to expend directly affects the quality of
their music; and
WHEREAS, The String Chamber Ensemble members, along with their parents
and teachers, can be justly proud of their musical achievements and
their participation in Music in Our Schools Month; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body extend a warm welcome to the
staff and students of Elmont School as they visit Albany for their
performance at the Empire State Plaza; and be it further
RESOLVED, That copies of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to the Elmont School String Chamber Ensemble and to Xavier
Rodriguez, Director.


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