School of Music Concerto Competition Open to Public


Contributed by Erik Kibelsbeck

The Ithaca College School of Music will hold its annual concerto competition finals on Saturday, January 24, from 10:00 a.m. until noon and from 1:00 p.m. until approximately 3:00 p.m. in Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music.

The competition is open to Ithaca College students enrolled in private lessons with a School of Music faculty member during the semester of the competition. After making it through preliminary auditions, the finalists will perform from memory for a seven-member faculty committee.

The public is invited to attend; there is no admission charge. The competition continues until all the student finalists have performed. Attendees are welcome to stay for any portion of the event. The winners of the competition will perform solos accompanied by the Ithaca College Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, February 28.

For more information about this event, please call 274-3717.

Contributed by Erik Kibelsbeck