By: Kerry Tkacik — Staff Writer
Originally posted in The Ithacan, Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
While composer John Adams’ opera “Nixon in China” has been a theater favorite for more than 25 years, Timothy Johnson, associate professor of music theory, composition and history, is giving the...
Congratulations to Sean Cotty, piano; Christopher Miley, saxophone; and Peter Volpert, cello who have been named as the winners of the Ithaca College School of Music Concerto Competition.
Held annually, the concerto competition is open to Ithaca College students enrolled in private lessons with a School of Music faculty member during the semester of the competition. This year, 18 students made it through the preliminary auditions and proceeded to the finals, where they performed for a faculty committee on January 29th.
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 /music/events/
Web streamed performances are available live and on demand at www.ithaca.edu/music/live
You are cordially invited to enjoy the following Cayuga Chamber Orchestra Performances.
WINTER POPS CONCERT & DINNER EVENT
Romance The World Away
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2012 / 6pm
Lakewatch Inn, East Shore Drive, Ithaca
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2012 / 4pm
Unitarian Church, 306 N. Aurora St, Ithaca
ITHACA, NY — A total of 10 faculty and student performers from the Ithaca College School of Music will present a free concert on Friday, Jan. 27, that will feature improvised new arrangements based on Billboard’s top hits of 2011. The concert will begin 4:30 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music.
“With this concert we...