All music courses address the New York State Standards for the Arts:
1. Creating, Performing, and Participating in the Arts
2. Knowing and Using Arts Materials and Resources
3. Responding to and Analyzing Works of Art
4. Understanding the Cultural Dimensions of the Arts
Music courses are offered in skill performance (Chorus, Band, Orchestra, and Piano) and musical production (Music Technology). Music students are encouraged to participate in New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) Festivals. Students demonstrating active participation in NYSSMA Festival Solo Adjudications will be awarded honors credit. Outstanding NYSSMA performances allow students to apply to participate in All-County, Area All-State and All-State Festivals.