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 ITHACA, NY — The Ithaca College Wind Ensemble, conducted by Stephen Peterson, will continue the annual Friends of Ithaca College September tradition of the Founder’s Day Concert in the Park with a free, open-air performance on Sunday, Sept. 16. The concert will begin at 2 p.m. in DeWitt Park in downtown Ithaca, with a rain location at Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center...

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 ITHACA, NY — Gordon Stout — composer, professor of percussion at Ithaca College and marimba specialist — will be inducted into the Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame in November. He will be joining such luminaries as drummers Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich, marimba virtuoso Vida Chenoweth and Leigh Howard Stevens, hailed by “Time” magazine as “the...

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 ITHACA, NY — For the fourth straight Olympics, students from Ithaca College will be serving an essential behind-the-scenes role at the world’s biggest athletic event. NBC Sports has selected 35 interns from the college to support the network’s coverage of the 2012 Summer Olympics, being...

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 ITHACA, NY — Larry Doebler — who has led choral groups from the Ithaca College School of Music for three and a half decades — will retire at the end of the 2012–13 academic year. He and his wife Patty plan to relocate to North Carolina.

“Since joining the School of Music faculty in 1978, Larry has raised the stature of the College’s choral...

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 ITHACA, NY — By taking second place in the Collegiate Orchestras category, the Ithaca College Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Jeffery Meyer, is one of 24 American orchestras to be honored with a 2011–2012 ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) Award for Adventurous Programming. ASCAP and the League of American Orchestras present the awards annually to...

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