Ithaca College Calendar of Events May 1—7
THURSDAY, MAY 1
Performance by the African Drumming and Dance Ensemble, directed by Baruch Whitehead; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
“Linking Late-Life Depression to Dementia,” an Ithaca College Gerontology Institute workshop by Dr. Noman Afzal, geriatric psychiatry fellow at the University of Rochester; 2–4:30 p.m., Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road. Preregistration is required and there is a fee; visit www.ithaca.edu/agingworkshops.
FRIDAY, MAY 2
Concert by the Ithaca College Chamber Orchestra, with guest conductor Carl St. Clair, pianist Mimi Solomon and violinist Nicholas DiEugenio, performing works by Beethoven, Mozart and Schnittke; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
SATURDAY, MAY 3
Senior Housing Expo, featuring representatives from over 20 independent living, assisted living, skilled nursing and continuing care retirement community facilities, cosponsored by the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute and Tompkins County Office for the Aging; 1–4 p.m., Hotel Ithaca (formerly Holiday Inn), 222 S. Cayuga St.
Performance by the Campus Band and Campus Jazz Ensemble, conducted by Dan Isbell and Bill Tiberio, featuring works by Williams, Zdechlik, Whitacre, Nelhybel, Daehn, Markowski, Mackey and Allen/Cramer; noon, Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Performance by the Symphony Orchestra, featuring Tchaikovsky’s “Pathétique” Symphony; 4 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Performance by the Wind Ensemble, conducted by Cynthia Johnston Turner, featuring works by van Otterloo, Sierra, McPhee and Titlebaum; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Performance by the Classical Guitar Ensemble, directed by Pablo Cohen; 9 p.m., Nabenhauer Recital Room, Whalen Center.
SUNDAY, MAY 4
Performance by the Intergenerational Choir; 3 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Performance by the Jazz Ensemble, directed by Mike Titlebaum, featuring pianist Nike Weiser and members of the Jazz Arranging class; 4 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
“Letters to Our Future Selves: 2014 Senior Student Show,” an exhibit featuring the work of student artists; running through May 18, Handwerker Gallery, Gannett Center. The gallery is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m.–9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon–5 p.m.
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.