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LMS Musicians Earn Recognition

LMS musicians accepted to CJMEA orchestras and choirs

Great news from the LMS music department! Four Lawrence Middle School (LMS) orchestra students were accepted into the Central Jersey Music Educators Association (CJMEA) ensembles:


Janhavi Palkar (viola) - grade 8

Crystal Yuen (Cello) - grade 7

Laura-Simone Martin (Bass) - grade 8

Piyush Nawade (Bass) - grade 7


Janhavi and Piyush were accepted into the Symphonic Orchestra. Crystal and Laura were accepted into the higher level Chamber Orchestra. They both placed first chair in their sections and are eligible to audition for NJMEA intermediate All- State orchestra in March. Melissa Clark is the LMS orchestra director.