Title: Music Educator
Company: Liverpool Central School District
Location: Liverpool, New York, United States
Josephine A. Federico, Music Educator at Liverpool Central School District, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in music education.
With more than 50 years of professional experience in music education, Ms. Federico has served as a private music teacher for piano and voice in Liverpool, NY, since 1964. Passionate about music, she previously held the roles of choral director with the North Syracuse Community Singers and choral director, director, and accompanist with the North Syracuse Central School District from 2007 to 2015, an accompanist for the Liverpool Central School District from 2008 to 2015, and a choral director for Roxboro Road Middle School from 2011 to 2012. Prior to these positions, she was a vocal music director for Gillette Road Middle School from 2008 to 2011, a music teacher for St. Rose of Lima School from 1989 to 2007, and a music teacher for Solvay Union Free School District from 1986 to 1989. Earlier in her career, she served as a choir director for St. Rose of Lima Church, a music director for Saint Margaret’s Church, and a vocal music teacher for the North Syracuse Central School District.
Alongside her primary endeavors, Ms. Federico has been the director of North Syracuse Community Chorus since 2008, an adjudicator of the New York State School Music Association since 1984, and district deputy and accompanist of New York State Conventions of the Order Sons and Daughters of Italy in America and director of the Italian Choraliers of Syracuse since 1980. She holds a Bachelor of Music in music education from Marywood University and a Master of Music in music education from Syracuse University.
In recognition of her exceptional accomplishments, she was inducted into the Liverpool Central Schools Fine Arts Hall of Fame by the Order Sons and Daughters of Italy in America in 2015. In addition, she won the OSIA-NY Lifetime Achievement Award by the Order Sons and Daughters of Italy in America in 2013 and the Outstanding Music Educator Award by Syracuse Symphony Orchestra in 2000. Ms. Federico has been selected for inclusion into several editions of Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in the World, and Who’s Who of American Women.
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