ITHACA, NY — Five free concerts by students and faculty at the Ithaca College Summer Piano Institute will take place in July. All performances will take place in the Hockett Family Recital Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music.
Sunday, July 5, 4 p.m.
Jennifer Hayghe will be joined by fellow faculty pianists Diane Birr, Elena Nezhdanova and Sam Welsh...
A free concert by two duos, Duo Appassionato and DnA, will take place Friday, June 12 at 7pm in the Hockett Family Recital Hall at Ithaca College. DnA consists of David Weiss, who plays oboe and musical saw, and pianist Alpha Hockett Walker; Duo Appassionato is made up of violinist Izabela Spiewak and violinist/violist Yang Xi.
The duos will perform in various combinations, including...
ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College will host the 2009 Guitar Foundation of America (GFA) Convention, which will take place in the James J. Whalen Center for Music from Tuesday, June 16, through Sunday, June 21. The convention will kick off Tuesday evening with an 8 p.m. performance in Ford Hall by Argentinean virtuoso Eduardo Isaac. Other events will include master classes, lectures, the Youth...
The Whalen Center for Music continues to resound with music throughout the summer. Besides summer session classes, the following activities will be taking place here:
The New Directions Cello Festival takes place June 5-7.
ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College will award soprano Sharon Sweet an honorary Doctor of Music degree at its 114th Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 17. Perhaps best known for her worldwide performances in the title role of “Aida,” Sweet earned her master of music degree in vocal performance from the Ithaca College School of Music in 1978.
“Her incredible career has...