Raquelle Viteri,a senior at Walt Whitman High School,has been studying voice for seven years, nearly two of those years at the Manhattan School of Music Precollege division. Raquelle is President of the Tri - M Music Honor Society, Vice-President of the Theatre Honor Society and a member of the National Honor Society. She has taken many Advance Placement and college level classes.  Theatrically, Raquelle has appeared in the roles of Eileen in WonderfulTown, Fastrada in Pippin and Golde in Fiddler on the Roof.

Raquelle, well-known as a gifted vocal talent, is also a member of the Voices of Whitman Choir and select choirs at her school. This year, she was a member of the NYSCAME All-County Women’s Choir, NYSSMA All-State Women’s Choir and All-Eastern Mixed Choir. Raquelle is excited to be pursuing music as a career and hopes to attend a conservatory of music in the fall of 2013.