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Sherill Spruill  - Music Teacher, Director of Choirs, Singer/Songwriter, Pianist, Music Minister, Psalmist

Sherill  is a native New Yorker  that has been serving in the music field for the past thirty-seven (37) years.  She has performed with secular artists such as Billy Joel, Paul Simon, and Foreigner, Marc Cohn, Don Henley, and Christian music artists such as Larnell Harris and Ron Kenoly.  Sherill was also the opening act for the Pre-Grammy Awards at Radio City Music Hall.  As a songwriter Sherill’s songs have been re-recorded in Nashville, Tennessee and have been performed by the Conan O’Brien Orchestra.

Sherill has been a private music educator in piano and vocal arts for the past twenty-seven (27) years and is currently a choral teacher in the Freeport School District, whose choral groups sing a wide variety of languages and genres from classical to gospel to a’capella jazz to pop and have won numerous awards for ‘superior’ academic music excellence as well as opened for the world-renown Radio City Rockettes and were musical guests in the Philadelphia Choral Festival in 2012 and at Carnegie Hall in 2015. Sherill was nominated Grammy Music Association’s “Teacher of the Year” by her students and received “Teacher of the Month” by Dowling College and News12 in 2013.

Sherill recently participated as recording pianist on a Christmas project with the cast of “The Lion King” to be released in November 2013.  Sherill is also the Psalmist and Music Minister at Long Island Family Church in Babylon New York. 

Sherill and her husband Shelley have been married for twenty-nine (29) years and have three (3) children.  She is currently working on completing her Doctoral degree (Ed.D) in Education Administration focusing on  Ethnic Studies research.  In spite all her past and present accomplishments, she believes her calling to be a catalyst for authentic academic transformation in a broken educational system is of paramount importance.  Her mission is to creatively motivate and inspire all students to become lifetime learners with the passion to create positive academic and social change in their generation. 

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