June 10, 2015
Studio Singers entertain and impress with final exam Cabaret Concert
students encouraged to keep music as part of their lives
Niskayuna High School Studio singers performed their final examination
cabaret concert for family, friends, music faculty, and school and district
leaders. They performed a wide range of selections, impressing the assembled
guests with their talents.
Studio Singers are directed by music teacher Mrs. Christina Pizzino Catalano.
The students were accompanied by Mrs. Julianne Port and Music Director Matthew
After the concert, Mrs. Pizzino Catalano encouraged the students to always keep
music as part of their lives as they move into the future, whether or not their
plan include formal music study.
"I think sometimes you don't know how good you are," she told students. "You
have so much to offer the world."
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Madison Noel & Kyle Fletcher, Ten Minutes Ago (from
Cinderalla), Richard Rodgers
Lucilia Medina, I Can't Say No (from Oklahoma), Richard Rodgers
Emma Bour & Miller Lawton, Let's Call the Whole Thing Off, George Gershwin
Jessica Thomas & Martin Schreiner, Cheek to Cheek, George Gershwin
Zoe Lynds, The Nearness of You, Hoagy Carmichael (arranged by Steve Rawlins)
Lauren Litz & James Stacy, Anything You Can Do (from Annie Get Your Gun), Irving
Danielle Rice & Michael Reyes, An Old Fashioned Wedding (from Annie Get Your
Gun), Irving Berlin
Cassendra McDonald, Unusual Way (from Nine), Maury Yeston
William Whisenhunt & Lex Alston, Guys and Dolls (from Guys and Dolls), Frank
Teddy Arcidiacono & Jonathan Mannato, I'll Know (from Guys and Dolls), Frank
Sara Bobok (Daniel Bellcourt, guitar), Both Sides Now, Joni Mitchell
Victoria Pressman, Buenos Aires (from Evita), Andrew Lloyd Webber
Studio Singers 2014-15, Corner of the Sky (from Pippin), Steven Schwartz
(arranged by John Cacava; Mrs. Christina Pizzino-Catalano, Director