Cellist Eric Fishman (Class II), a member of the Milton Academy orchestra and chamber orchestra, has been selected to participate in the 2009 Massachusetts All-State Orchestra. Selected for this honor through auditions hosted by the Massachusetts Music Educators Association (MMEA), Eric will perform with top high school musicians from across the state at the MMEA music festival on March 26–28. As part of the festival, Eric will perform Respighi Pines of Rome with the All-State Orchestra at Symphony Hall in Boston on Saturday, March 28, at 1 p.m.
The Massachusetts Music Educators Association is a federated state unit of the National Association for Music Education. MMEA is comprised of over 1,500 members, and its goal is to advance and strengthen music education.