Our Mission
Nassau Suffolk Performing Arts is a non-profit organization which was founded in 1994 in order to provide talented student musicians from across Long Island and the metropolitan area with additional rehearsal and performance opportunities in the concert band, jazz band, and vocal jazz genres. We are committed to offering our members a high quality educational and performance-based program that will provide enriching experiences and memories that will foster a lifetime love of music.
Audition Notification
Posted by Abby Behr on June 11, 2015 at 9:04 am

Audition result notifications have been emailed. Follow-up registration materials will be emailed shortlly. Please return registration materials upon receipt.  

Posted by Becky Korn on May 4, 2015 at 5:15 pm

CONCERT RECORDINGS for the May 2nd performances, in CD and DVD format, can be ordered by copying and pasting the following into your browser.


Posted by Abby Behr on May 3, 2015 at 3:27 am

Congratulations to all on the outstanding set of concerts yesterday at the Madison Theatre at Molloy College! This has been a wonderful season for Nassau-Suffolk Performing Arts and we thank each of you for being part of it!

If you are a graduating senior, we wish you all the best as you begin the next chapter of your life!

For those of you returning, please sign up for an audition for next year and encourage any interested friends to do so as well!

Have a great end to the school year!

May 2 Concert Information
Posted by Zach deVries on April 4, 2015 at 9:38 am

Tickets for the May 2, 2015 concerts are available in person at the Madison Theatre (Molloy College) Box Office. There are no general admission tickets for this concert. All seating is assigned. There are no online ticket sales for these concerts. Only Adult tickets may be purchased by calling 516-323-4444.

Senior, student, NMEA and SCMEA tickets must be purchased in person at the Molloy Box Office. Tickets are $25 for Adults and $15 Students/Seniors. 

Members of SCMEA and NMEA are entitled to receive two complimentary tickets by showing their SCMEA or NMEA ID at the Box Office. Members of the Nassau-Suffolk Performing Arts ensembles are entitled to one complimentary ticket to any concert which they are not performing in by visiting the box office and showing their student ID and the concert program.

1:30pm Concert
Report Times/Sound Check:
Vocal Jazz: 12:00pm Sound Check
Youth Band: 12:30pm Report Time

4:00pm Concert
Report Times/Sound Check:
Honor Band and Concert Band: 3:00pm Report Time

7:30pm Concert
Report Times/Sound Check:
Wind Symphony: 6:00pm Report Time
Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble: 7:00pm Report Time

Audition Registration Now Open for the 2015-2016 Season
Posted by Abby Behr on March 27, 2015 at 5:24 am

Auditions for all seven Nassau-Suffolk Performing Arts ensembles will be held in April, May and June. Students who will be in grades 5-12 in Fall 2015 are eligible to audition.

Visit the audition page for audition requirements and and registration information.

January 31 Concert CD, DVD and Photo Order Forms
Posted by Becky Korn on February 11, 2015 at 6:57 pm

If your are interested in ordering CDs, DVDs or Photos from the January 31, 2015 concerts please visit the appropriate link below:

Symphony Concert CD/DVD Form

Jazz Concert CD/DVD Form

Symphonic and Jazz Photo Order Form

Attendance Policy Reminder
Posted by Zach deVries on January 30, 2015 at 5:49 am

All absences must be reported in advance of a rehearsal. Speaking to or emailing your conductor about an upcoming absence is NOT an official notification. All attendance related issues must be sent to the proper person:

- Concert Band, Wind Symphony, Jazz Band, Jazz Ensemble, and Vocal Jazz members must contact Mrs. Korn (attendance@nassausuffolk.org) with any attendance related issues.

- Youth Band and Honor Band members must contact Mr. deVries (manager@nassausuffolk.org) with any attendance related issues.