QMS music groups perform at the Empire State Plaza

QMS Chamber orchestra performs at the NYS Empire St

On Thursday, March 10th, the QMS Chamber Orchestra, 8th Grade Orchestra, Chamber Winds ensemble, Brass Ensemble, and QMS Jazz Ensemble performed for the public at the Empire State Plaza in Albany. 

This performance took place as part of the New York State School Music Associations (NYSSMA) initiative to support Music In Our Schools during the month of March.  Audience members included Senator Dan Stec and assemblyman Matt Simpson, as well as a variety of members of the public. 

Explore the below links of some of the performances.

QMS Chamber Orchestra

8th Grade Orchestra Performance

QMS Band Performance


The following groups performed and were conducted by:
8th Grade Orchestra – Mrs. Verheyn
QMS Chamber Orchestra – Mr. Verheyn
Chamber Winds – Mrs. Cirillo
Brass Ensemble – Mr. Michael
QMS Jazz Ensemble – Mr. Cirillo


Chamber orchestra performing for an audience in front of a bright backsplash at the Empire State Plaza