Musically gifted: Connetquot sends a quartet to NYSSMA’s All State


Four Connetquot High School seniors will participate in the New York State School Music Association’s selective All-State musical groups, the school district announced.

Classmates Paul Foschino, Brian Hummel, Emily Morris and Brooke Wexler were picked from a pool of candidates in high schools across the state.

About 900 students are selected each year to participate in the All-State music groups.

Pictured above (from left) are Connetquot choir Director Brad Drinkwater, Brooke, Emily, orchestra Director Peter Coffin and Interim Director of Fine Arts & Music Education George Rockwin. Paul Foschino and Brian Hummel are not pictured.