Resolution J608-2013

Commending the Baldwin Middle School Chamber Orchestra on its participation in Music in Our Schools Month 2013

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  • Feb 28, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Feb 28, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Feb 22, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  commending  the Baldwin Middle School in Nassau
County's Baldwin Union Free School District upon  the  occasion  of  its
participation in Music in Our Schools Month 2013

WHEREAS,  The administrators of Baldwin Middle School in Nassau County's
Baldwin Union Free School District are committed to  actively  promoting
and  nurturing a comprehensive music program for all the students of the
district; and
  WHEREAS, Those same  administrators  have  been  supportive,  actively
encouraging  music  program  staff  to  devote  their time and energy to
developing the talents of their students; and
  WHEREAS, The Chamber Orchestra of Baldwin Middle School, Baldwin,  New
York, comprised of students of the highest musical and academic caliber,
will  be  performing  on  March 1, 2013, beginning at 12:25 p.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  Chamber  Orchestra  of  the  Baldwin  Middle School the outstanding
ensemble it is today; and
  WHEREAS, Ably led by Megan Fergusen-Koci, Director, the members of the
Baldwin Middle  School  Chamber  Orchestra  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  Baldwin  Middle School Chamber Orchestra 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 Baldwin Middle 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  Baldwin  Middle  School Chamber Orchestra and to Megan
Fergusen-Koci, Director.

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