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COURTESY PHOTO | Cellist Merry Peckham

COURTESY PHOTO  Cellist Merry Peckham

The Perlman Music Program announced that renowned cellist and teacher Merry Peckham has been appointment to the prestigious Chair of Chamber Music at New England Conservatory in Boston.

Ms. Peckham has been on the faculty of The Perlman Music Program for 17 years and serves as the program’s associate director, director of the chamber music workshop, and chamber music director and coach for the Summer Music School and all of the program’s residencies.  (more…)

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COURTESY PHOTO Numbers 7, 8 and 9, Kelly Colligan, Kenna McCarthy and Margaret Michalak, from Shelter Island on The Fury Club Team.

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Numbers 7, 8 and 9, Kelly Colligan, Kenna McCarthy and Margaret Michalak, from Shelter Island on The Fury Club Team.

BY PETER McCARTHY
Three Shelter Island girls, Kelly Colligan, Kenna McCarthy and Margaret Michalak have all distinguished themselves at the high school varsity level, earning All-League, All-Conference and All-Tournament honors. But the last couple of years they’ve proved they can also play with the ‘big” girls at the more competitive Club Volleyball. This level of competition is where the best players from area schools join together to form All-Star teams to play in large regional tournaments. (more…)