Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback

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In collaboration with the NYC Department of Education's Borough-Wide Band and Orchestra program, KIDS ON STAGE allows middleschool students the opportunity to experience the professional performance process from the first audition to the final note. This year's finalists included: Sophia Atlas-Ruggirello, Isabel Bruschi, Kaitlyn Cao, Matthew Cuji, Marvin Carter, Zachary Davis, Melissa Dookie, Olivi Dul, John Fabrizio, Christopher Ferdinand, Magdalena Garandza, Chelsea Jordan, Miles Keingstei, Justin Laurenceau, Christopher Rush, Joshua Sipson, Liuxi Sun, David Valderrama, Jason Whitelaw and Margaret Wu.

Check out photos from the finalists' talkback below!

Photo Credit: Genevieve Rafter Keddy

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Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke rehearsing with the finalists for Kids On Stage that includes-Sophia Atlas-Ruggirello, Isabel Bruschi, Kaitlyn Cao, Matthew Cuji, Marvin Carter, Zachary Davis, Melissa Dookie, Olivi Dul, John Fabrizio, Christopher Ferdinand, Magdalena Garandza, Chelsea Jordan, Miles Keingstei, Justin Laurenceau, Christopher Rush, Joshua Sipson, Liuxi Sun, David Valderrama, Jason Whitelaw and Margaret Wu

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke and the finalists-Sophia Atlas-Ruggirello, Isabel Bruschi, Kaitlyn Cao, Matthew Cuji, Marvin Carter, Zachary Davis, Melissa Dookie, Olivi Dul, John Fabrizio, Christopher Ferdinand, Magdalena Garandza, Chelsea Jordan, Miles Keingstei, Justin Laurenceau, Christopher Rush, Joshua Sipson, Liuxi Sun, David Valderrama, Jason Whitelaw and Margaret Wu

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
One of the finalists

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
The finalists practicing

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke and some of the finalists

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke and the finalists-Sophia Atlas-Ruggirello, Isabel Bruschi, Kaitlyn Cao, Matthew Cuji, Marvin Carter, Zachary Davis, Melissa Dookie, Olivi Dul, John Fabrizio, Christopher Ferdinand, Magdalena Garandza, Chelsea Jordan, Miles Keingstei, Justin Laurenceau, Christopher Rush, Joshua Sipson, Liuxi Sun, David Valderrama, Jason Whitelaw and Margaret Wu

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke with some of the finalists right before the Talk Back started

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Julia Murney

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Neil Balm, New York Pops Principal Trumpet and a judge for the Kids on Stage Program

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Julia Murney

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Rob McClure

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Neil Balm

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Rob McClure, Julia Murney and Steven Reineke

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Kathryn Rudolph from The Kids on Stage program conducts the Talk Back with Rob McClure, Julia Murney, Steven Reineke and Neil Balm

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
The panelists and the audience

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Kathryn Rudolph

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Rob McClure

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Rob McClure

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Rob McClure, Julia Murney, Steven Reineke and Neil Balm with the finalists-Sophia Atlas-Ruggirello, Isabel Bruschi, Kaitlyn Cao, Matthew Cuji, Marvin Carter, Zachary Davis, Melissa Dookie, Olivi Dul, John Fabrizio, Christopher Ferdinand, Magdalena Garandza, Chelsea Jordan, Miles Keingstei, Justin Laurenceau, Christopher Rush, Joshua Sipson, Liuxi Sun, David Valderrama, Jason Whitelaw and Margaret Wu

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Neil Balm, Rob McClure, Julia Murney and Steven Reineke

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
NY Pops Board Members-Mary Patton, John Shaw, June Freemanzon and Ann Swanson (Executive Director) join Neil Balm, Rob McClure, Julia Murney, Steven Reineke and the finalists-Sophia Atlas-Ruggirello, Isabel Bruschi, Kaitlyn Cao, Matthew Cuji, Marvin Carter, Zachary Davis, Melissa Dookie, Olivi Dul, John Fabrizio, Christopher Ferdinand, Magdalena Garandza, Chelsea Jordan, Miles Keingstei, Justin Laurenceau, Christopher Rush, Joshua Sipson, Liuxi Sun, David Valderrama, Jason Whitelaw and Margaret Wu

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Rob McClure

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Neil Balm

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Julia Murney

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Steven Reineke

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Rob McClure

Photo Coverage: The New York Pops' KIDS ON STAGE Finalists Attend Talkback
Rob McClure

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