Upcoming School of Music Performances - Feb. 2 - Feb. 10


Contributed by Jenny Stockdale

Take advantage of the more than 350 concerts offered each year by the School of Music. A full listing of all concerts and events is available at www.ithaca.edu/music/events/ and this week's are listed below.

Can't make it? Web-streamed performances are available live and on demand at www.ithaca.edu/music/live.

Saturday, February 2
Hockett Family Recital Hall
Faculty Chamber Music: Verdi Project
Operatic excerpts and piano transcriptions by Liszt from Verdi’s operas. Faculty members Deborah Montgomery-Cove, soprano; Dawn Pierce, mezzo-soprano; and Charis Dimaras, piano; plus selected voice and piano students

Sunday, February 3
Ford Hall
Symphony Orchestra
Patrick Valentino, graduate conductor
Michael Davidman, High School Piano Competition Winner performing the first movement of Saint-Saens’s second piano concerto, along with music of Beethoven and Strauss’s Death and Transfiguration

Thursday, February 4
8:15 Hockett Family Recital Hall
Faculty Recital: Paige Morgan, oboe and English horn
Music by Rorem, Bozz

Tuesday, February 5
7:00 Hockett Family Recital Hall
Faculty Recital: Mimi Solomon, piano
With Nicholas DiEugenio, violin
Music of Charles Ives and others

Wednesday, February 6
Hockett Family Recital Hall
Guest Recital: Sondra Wong and friends
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Friday, February 8
Ford Hall
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
“Rhapsody in Blue”
Ward Stare, guest conductor
Terrence Wilson, piano
Paul Burgett, narrator
Still: Symphony No. 1 Afro-American Symphony
Douglas Lowry: Commissioned work
Hindemith: Mathis der Maler
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Tickets required, see www.rpo.org or call (585) 454-2100

Sunday, February 10
Hockett Family Recital Hall
Faculty Recital: Allison Adams, saxophone
Liz Ames, piano
“In Darkest Night”
Music of Mantovani, Scherzinger, Terzakis, and Bolcom
3:00 Ford Hall
*Women’s Chorale, conducted by Janet Galván
hopefully some more info!
a, Veldhuis, and others

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