Ensemble Concerts this week at Whalen Center

By Molly Windover, October 5, 2022

student musicians playing percussion instruments in a concert

Join us in Ford Hall for a week of concerts with the large ensembles of the School of Music, Theatre, and Dance.

All FREE, open to the public, and in person!

Can't make it to campus? All of our large ensemble concerts are also livestreamed, and then available on demand a few days after the concert, both at ithaca.edu/music/live

Wednesday, October 5, 2022  |  8:15 p.m.  |  Ford Hall
Concert Band

Benjamin Rochford, conductor
Playing Clifton Williams' Symphonic Suite, Dana Wilson's Colorado Peaks, Julie Giroux's KHAN, and more
Full program viewable here

Thursday, October 6, 2022  |  8:15 p.m.  |  Ford Hall
Wind Symphony

Benjamin Rochford, conductor
Playing music by Julie Giroux, Arturo Márquez, Frank Ticheli, Jodie Blackshaw, and Edwin Franko Goldman
Full program viewable here

Friday, October 7, 2022  |  7:00 p.m.  |  Ford Hall
Choral Concert

Sean Linfors and Hana Cai, conductors
Ithaca College Chorus sings pieces by Roland Carter, Gabriel Fauré, Andrea Ramsey, and Gale Jones Murphy
Ithaca College Treble Chorale performs music by Ruth Watson Henderson, Marques L. A. Garrett, and Edward Elgar's Fly, Singing Bird
Ithaca College Choir sings works by Dominick Argento, Sarah Quartel, Joel Thompson, and a performance of "All of Us" from Considering Matthew Shepard
Full program viewable here

Saturday, October 8, 2022  |  8:15 p.m.  |  Ford Hall
Jazz Ensemble

Mike Titlebaum, director
Program includes Jelly Roll Morton, Cole Porter, Louis Armstrong, and Balkan Beat Box
Full program viewable here

Sunday, October 9, 2022  |  4:00 p.m.  |  Ford Hall
Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra

Grant Cooper, conductor
Playing Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, and Dvořák's Symphony No. 8
Full program viewable here

Monday, October 10, 2022  |  8:15 p.m.  |  Ford Hall
Wind Ensemble

Rebekah Daniel, conductor
Playing Kimberly Archer's Fanfare Politeia, and music by Dana Wilson, Sally Lamb McCune, Patrick Conway, Walter Hartley, and Viet Cuong
Full program viewable here

See the Center for Music's full concert calendar at ithaca.edu/music/events

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Erik Kibelsbeck at ekibelsbeck@ithaca.edu or 607-274-3717. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.