Student musicians gather
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 11:32 am

The St. Lawrence County Music Educators Association recently held an event with over 400 student musicians, grades 4 through 12 at the Crane School of Music. Members of the Jr. School All-County Orchestra worked with guest conductor Lorie Gruneisen. Shown rehearsing are violinists (left to right) Brian Choi (Potsdam), Michaela LaMont, Amanda Mullins (both from Indian River), Emily Farrell (Gouverneur). In the background are harpist Madi Dow (Potsdam), and timpanist Macaula Drake (Hammond). The Junior High Orchestra was organized by Gouverneur music teacher Sheree Scott. The young musicians are students of Jill Savage (Potsdam Central School), Lia Call (Indian River Central School), Sheree Scott (Gouverner Central School), and Bridget Sherman (Hammond Central School). Photo by Theresa Witmer