The Borealis Wind Quintet, nominated for a 2006 Grammy Award in the Chamber Music Category, is acclaimed as one of America’s preeminent chamber ensembles. The highest musical integrity, irresistible energy and five-fold charisma distinguish Borealis in the chamber music field. Audiences love their exquisite programming that includes the finest of the classics, engaging commissioned works, opera arias and works for piano and winds.
Thursday, March 8th at 8:15PM in Ford Hall
Greg Woodward, who has held a number of senior leadership positions at Ithaca College, was announced today as the new president of Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin. He will begin his duties as the 19th president of the private liberal arts institution this summer.
Violinist Brian Lewis and pianist Laura Kennedy will give this year’s Louis K. Thaler Concert Violinist Series performance at Ithaca College on Wednesday, March 7, 2012. The free concert will begin at 8:15 p.m. in Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music. The program will include music of Darius Milhaud, Robert Schumann, Robert Avalon, Robert Russell Bennett, and Aaron Copland.
Please join me on March 8th at the next IC Faculty Colloquium. Deborah Rifkin, newly tenured faculty member in the School of Music, will be presenting “Meaning in Contemporary Music: Jennifer Higdon’s Textured Tales.”