Watching and listening to Paula Tartell of Great Neck North High School play the piano is enough to understand her love for music.
Paula has been a leader in many music organizations in her school. She has been a member of Band, Jazz Choir, Select Singers, Tri-M Music Honor Society and has played leading roles in the school musicals Les Miserables (Eponine ) and Urinetown ( Little Sally). She is President of the Chorus and the Class of 2014.
She has performed in All-County Chorus and Band. This year she was named an NYSSMA All-State Pianist. In the summer of 2013, she participated in the Manhattan in the Mountains Festival, a three week intensive program of chamber and solo performances.
Paula has received school departmental awards in Spanish and English. She also is an AP Scholar and has a National Merit Commendation Award.