Upcoming School of Music Performances | March 31 – April 6

03/30/2014

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 ithaca.edu/concerts; this week's are listed below.

Can't make it? Web-streamed performances are available live and on demand at ithaca.edu/music/live. Check the webcasting schedule for more information!

MONDAY, MARCH 31
7:00 p.m. | Hockett Family Recital Hall
Faculty Recital: Ivy Walz, mezzo-soprano
Shades of Love: A Cabaret of Modern American Repertoire
Ivy Walz, mezzo soprano
Diane Birr, piano
Stage Direction by Greg Bostwick
Program Includes a mixture of musical theater and modern American song by composers such as Bernstein, Weill, Harnick & Bock, Bolcom, Larsen, Heggie, Laitman, and more.

TUESDAY, APRIL 1
8:15 p.m. | Hockett Family Recital Hall
Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival: American Dissonances Concert
Featuring the music of Bernstein, Copland, Costello, Gershwin, Walker, and folk songs  
Frank Campos, trumpet    
Jairo Geronymo, piano    
Deborah Martin, piano   
Wendy Mehne, flute   
Dawn Pierce, mezzo-soprano   
Nicholas Walker, double bass  

8:15 p.m. | Ford Hall  
Wind Ensemble
Corey Seapy, graduate conductor   
Richard Strauss: Suite in B-flat for 13 wind instruments Op. 4, IV.   
Introduction und fuge   
Percy Grainger: Colonial Song    
Aaron Copland: Emblems    
Jonathan Newman: Symphony No. 1    

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2
8:15 p.m. | Ford Hall
Latin American Music Festival: Eastman Broadband
This twenty member ensemble from the Eastman School of Music will perform music of Carlos Sanchez Guitierrez: ...Ex Machina, Diaries, GPS, and Five Memos.

THURSDAY, APRIL 3
12:05 p.m. | Hockett Family Recital Hall
Hockett Chamber Music Series: Calmus - Workshop
Prior to their evening performance, Hockett Chamber Music Series guests Calmus will offer a workshop in the Hockett Family Recital Hall. They will introduce themselves briefly and talk about/demonstrate their rehearsal techniques. The School of Music's Madrigal Singers will sing for them as well. 

8:15 p.m. | Ford Hall
Hockett Chamber Music Series: Calmus
Anja Pöche, soprano  
Sebastian Krause, counter-tenor  
Tobias Pöche, tenor  
Ludwig Böhme, baritone  
Joe Roesler, bass         
Performing: 
Music that stirs the emotions.
A varied program including music of Schütz, Bach, Debussy, Moravec, Banter, Sting, Eric Idle, and Bobby McFerrin.

FRIDAY, APRIL 4
7:30 p.m. | Ford Hall
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Neil Varon, guest conductor    
Kenneth Grant, clarinet   
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622   
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4
Through partnering with RPO, Ithaca College students will be able to attend all CCO concerts held in Ford Hall at no cost. Students should stand in line outside of the house left entrance to Ford Hall before each concert and have their Ithaca College Student ID available upon request.

SATURDAY, APRIL 5
8:15 p.m. | Ford Hall
Gospel Festival
9th Annual Ithaca College High School Gospel Music Festival
Featuring High School student vocalists from around the region.
Baruch Whitehead, director
Professor Gregory Hopkins, guest clinician from New York City 
Kirsta McKenzie, guest soloist from Laurel Mississippi.

SUNDAY, APRIL 6 
4:00 p.m. | Hockett Family Recital Hall
Voice Faculty Chamber Music: Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzes
Performed by Amanda DeMaris, Brian DeMaris, David Parks, Marc Webster, and Jennifer Kay.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact the School of Music at 607-274-3717. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

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