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ITHACA, NY — Lawrence Doebler will retire as director of choral activities at Ithaca College at the end of the current academic year, ending a 35-year stint with the School of Music. During his time in Ithaca, he has also served for 26 years as the music director for the First Presbyterian Church of Ithaca. To honor his many years of teaching and service, the church recently named its...

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ITHACA, NY — Dick DeBenedictis — the 1958 Ithaca College graduate who created episode scores for “Columbo,” “Hawaii Five-O” and many other popular TV shows — will return to his alma mater on Thursday, Oct. 11, to take part in a free multimedia event, “What’s the Score?” Beginning at 8 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall in the...

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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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