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.
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Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Nicholas Walker, Greg Evans and Ithaca College School of Music faculty and students explore new contexts for 2011 Billboard hits by Postal Service, Beyoncé, Cee Lo Greeg, Foster the People, Katy Perry, The Shins, Bon Iver, Kings of Leon, and Adele. This free concert will take place on the afternoon of Friday January 27th at 4:30 pm in Hockett Family Recital Hall in the Whalen Center for Music at Ithaca College.
Creatively engaging today’s most commercially successful music through collaboration and improvisation.
The Festival was singled out from 125 competing Festivals for this award. It is a major distinction, honoring the performances of Peter Tiboris, Renato Zanella, Janet Galvan, Earl Rivers, Tim Sharp, Olympia Dukakis, and Eilana Lappalainen, during July 2011.