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.
May 3, 2014 Ticket Information
Posted by Zach deVries on March 21, 2014 at 7:45 pm

Tickets are now on sale for the Nassau-Suffolk Performing Arts concerts. The concerts will be presented on May 3, 2014 in the Madison Theatre at Molloy College.

******All tickets for this concert are for assigned seating******

Tickets are $25 for adults

$15 for students and seniors (60+) with ID

Members of SCMEA and NMEA may obtain two free tickets by presenting their membership card and ID at the box office.

Members of the Nassau-Suffolk ensembles may attend the concerts with complimentary admission by visiting the box office on the day of the concert by presenting ID. 

All tickets purchased online will incur a $4 fee. All tickets purchased by phone will incur a $2 fee. There is no fee for tickets purchased at the box office.

To buy tickets online ($4 fee), visit the appropriate link below:
-2:00pm - Concert Band and Vocal Jazz Tickets
-4:00pm - Honor Band and Youth Band Tickets
-7:00pm - Wind Symphony, Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble Tickets

To buy tickets by phone ($2 fee), call 516-323-4444.

To buy tickets at the box office (no fee), visit the Madison Theatre at 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY 11571-5002.

If you have any questions please contact Zach deVries at manager@nassausuffolk.org


Dress Rehearsal: Wind Symphony and Jazz Ensemble
Posted by Zach deVries on March 17, 2014 at 7:30 am

There will be a Dress Rehearsal on Saturday, May 3, 2014 for the Wind Symphony and Jazz Ensemble. Rehearsal will take place at East Meadow High School from 9:00am to 11:00am While this rehearsal was not on the original schedule, we ask that all members make every effort to attend. Any absences should be reported as soon as possible to attendance@nassausuffolk.org.

There will be no rehearsal for Concert Band, Jazz Band or Vocal Jazz on the morning of May 3. Report time for the concerts that afternoon will be announced at a later date. 


Dress Rehearsal: Youth Band, Honor Band, Concert Band
Posted by Zach deVries on March 17, 2014 at 7:25 am

There will be a Dress Rehearsal on Thursday, May 1, 2014 for the Youth Band, Honor Band, and Concert Band. Rehearsal will take place at East Meadow High School from 7pm to 8:30pm. While this rehearsal was not on the original schedule, we ask that all members make every effort to attend. Any absences should be reported as soon as possible to attendance@nassausuffolk.org (Concert Band) or manager@nassausuffolk.org (Youth Band/Honor Band).


Revised Concert Schedule
Posted by Zach deVries on February 26, 2014 at 7:18 am
Due to several conflicts involving a number of students, we have decided to switch the times of the performances of Honor Band & Concert Band for our Spring Concert. Please note the revised change in times & mark your calendars accordingly!

New Times:
Concert Band - 2:00 pm
Honor Band - 4:00 pm

REVISED CONCERT SCHEDULE: 
Saturday May 3, Molloy College

2:00 pm - Vocal Jazz Ensemble & Concert Band
4:00 pm - Youth Band & Honor Band
7:00 pm - Wind Symphony, Jazz Band & Jazz Ensemble


Attendance Procedure
Posted by Zach deVries on February 11, 2014 at 6:53 am

When sending an email regarding an absence please be sure to direct the email to the correct person. 

All absence notifications for the Youth and Honor Band should be sent directly to Zach deVries at manager@nassausuffolk.org.

Absence notifications for the other five groups (Concert Band, Wind Symphony, Jazz Band, Jazz Ensemble and Vocal Jazz) should be sent directly to Becky Korn at attendance@nassausuffolk.org.


January 26, 2014 CD, DVD, and Blu-ray Order Forms
Posted by Zach deVries on January 28, 2014 at 2:28 pm

Here is your chance to buy a CD, DVD or Blu-ray of the January 26, 2014 Nassau-Suffolk Performing Arts Concerts from Wilhelm Recording. Download the appropriate order form below and mail it directly to the address listed on the form.

Concert Ensembles Order Form (Youth Band, Honor Band, Concert Band, Wind Symphony and/or Alumni Band)

Jazz Ensembles Order Form (Vocal Jazz, Jazz Band, Jazz Ensemble)


Rehearsal Schedules
Posted by Zach deVries on November 18, 2013 at 11:33 am

For the most up-to-date rehearsal schedules, please visit the new Schedule page by clicking on the link at the top of this page. In addition, our 2013-2014 Concert Schedule can be found on the left sidebar of this page and on the new schedule page.


Important Policy Reminders
Posted by Zach deVries on October 13, 2012 at 12:08 pm

Just a few reminders regarding the Nassau-Suffolk Performing Arts policies:

 

1. All members must register for members' email. The link can be found at the bottom left corner of our homepage. We communicate via email and it is your responsibility to check your email account.

 

2. SENIOR ENSEMBLES: All absences must be reported to Mrs. Korn, the Assistant Director. Speaking to your conductor about an upcoming absence is not official notification.  The appropriate absence notification form can be found at nassausuffolk.org. This form can be faxed to 516 538-2787, e-mailed to attendance@nassausuffolk.org or mailed to the address below.

 

JUNIOR ENSEMBLES: All absences must be reported to Mr. deVries, the Ensembles Manager. Speaking to your conductor about an upcoming absence is not official notification.  The appropriate absence notification form can be found at nassausuffolk.org. This form can be faxed to 516 538-2787 e-mailed to manager@nassausuffolk.org or mailed to the address below.

 

NSPA

1538 Andrews Lane

East Meadow, NY 11554

 

Please use phone notification only for an unexpected or unplanned absence such as illness. UNREPORTED ABSENCES WILL NOT BE EXCUSED.

 

3. Seating audition information, changes in rehearsal schedule/location, weather related cancellations, and conductor comments will be sent via email and posted at nassausuffolk.org. Remember to check your email and monitor the NSPA homepage.

 

4. WIND SYMPHONY, CONCERT BAND, HONOR BAND and YOUTH BAND MEMBERS MUST SIGN IN UPON ARRIVAL. You will be charged an absence if you have not signed in. Arrival after the downbeat will be considered a half absence. You have only two discretionary absences per concert period. School musical commitments are excused absences only if submitted on the appropriate form. 


Mailing Address for Payment of Membership Dues
Posted by Becky Korn on August 31, 2012 at 4:16 pm

Checks should be made payable to Nassau Suffolk Performing Arts and mailed to:

Nassau Suffolk Performing Arts
1538 Andrews Lane
East Meadow, NY 11554