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.
January 27, 2018 Concert and Ticket Information
Posted by Zach deVries on January 4, 2018 at 1:08 pm

The Nassau-Suffolk Winter Concerts will take place on January 27, 2018 at Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post. Below, you will find sound check schedule and concert dress information for all of our ensembles. The sound checks will begin promptly at the times listed below. Students should be in their seats on stage, ready to play before the sound check begins.

SOUND CHECK SCHEDULE

1:00pm Concert - Youth Band, Honor Band and Alumni Band

Honor Band: 11:00 am

Youth Band: 11:45 am

4:30pm Concert - Concert Band and Wind Symphony

Wind Symphony: 2:45 pm

Concert Band: 3:30 pm

7:30pm Concert - Youth Jazz Band, Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble

Jazz Ensemble: 4:45 pm 

Jazz Band: 5:30 pm

Youth Jazz Band: 6:15 pm

 

Youth Band Concert Dress

Girls: Black dress pants or black dress/skirt (must be long enough to drop below the knees) with a black or white top, no jeans, leggings or Uggs.

Boys: Black dress pants, white buttoned down dress shirt with a long tie, black dress socks (no short socks please), and black dress shoes (no sneakers).

 

Honor Band Concert Dress

Girls: All black and dressy, no jeans, leggings or Uggs. Skirts must be to the knee or longer.

Boys: Black dress pants, white buttoned down dress shirt with a long tie, black dress socks (no short socks please), and black dress shoes (no sneakers).

 

Concert Band and Wind Symphony Concert Dress

Ladies: All black and dressy, no jeans, leggings or Uggs. Skirts must be to the knee or longer.

Men: Dark suit or tuxedo, white shirt with bow tie, black dress socks (no short socks please), and black dress shoes (no sneakers).

 

Jazz Ensembles Concert Dress

Please see your directors for specific concert dress information.

 

Important Concert Dress information for all ensembles

In consideration of your fellow musicians please do not wear perfume, cologne, or after shave on the day of the concerts.

 

Ticket Information:

Tickets for the January 27, 2018 concerts are on sale now. Tickets are available in person at Tilles Center Box Office, by calling 516-299-3100, or online at www.tillescenter.org. The box office is open Monday to Saturday from 1-6pm. Tickets will also be available at the box office beginning at 11:00am on the day of the performance. Seating is general admission. Tickets are $25 for Adults and $15 Students/Seniors. There is surcharge for all tickets purchased online or by phone. There is no surcharge for tickets purchased in person at the box office.

Should you have any questions do not hesitate to contact Zach deVries (manager@nassausuffolk.org) or Abby Behr (director@nassausuffolk.org).


Concert Band Rehearsal Ends at Noon
Posted by Zach deVries on December 29, 2017 at 8:51 pm

Please be aware that Concert Band rehearsals on January 6, January 13, and January 20 will end at noon.


REHEARSAL CANCELLATION DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
Posted by Becky Korn on December 8, 2017 at 7:19 pm

ALL REHEARSALS FOR DECEMBER 9TH ARE CANCELLED DUE TO THE EXPECTED STORM.

 


ALL 2017-2018 REHEARSAL SCHEDULES ARE NOW POSTED IN THE SCHEDULE TAB
Posted by Abby Behr on September 18, 2017 at 8:47 am

Saturday, October 14th and Monday, October 16th are our starting dates.


FIRST REHEARSAL 2017-2018 SEASON
Posted by Abby Behr on August 30, 2017 at 3:32 pm

STARTING DATES FOR OUR 2017-2018 SEASON ARE AS FOLLOWS:

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14  

CONCERT BAND/WIND SYMPHONY/JAZZ BAND/JAZZ ENSEMBLE

MONDAY, OCTOBER 16

YOUTH JAZZ BAND/YOUTH BAND/HONOR BAND

OUR REHEARSAL SCHEDULES ARE POSTED IN THE SCHEDULE TAB


Thank you for auditioning!
Posted by Abby Behr on June 7, 2017 at 7:25 pm

Results will be emailed within the next two weeks.

For those of you who missed our May & June audition dates, please click on the audition link on our website & complete registration.  You will be contacted should an opening become available.

Thank you!


May 7, 2017 CD and Video Order Form
Posted by Zach deVries on May 15, 2017 at 9:08 pm

CDs, DVDs, and Blu-rays of all three May 7, 2017 Nassau-Suffolk concerts are now available to order from R & S Wilhelm Recordings.

Download the order form and mail it directly to R & S Wilhelm Recordings.