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ITHACA, NY—The Ithaca College Latin American Music Festival – a new yearlong initiative by School of Music faculty member Jorge Villavicencio Grossmann – will  feature lectures, concerts and master classes by and about some of Latin America’s leading contemporary composers and...

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 ITHACA, NY — An experienced administrator and advocate for the arts will lead Ithaca College’s founding school. Karl Paulnack, who has served since 2002 as director of the Music Division at The Boston Conservatory, has been named dean of the Ithaca College School of...

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 ITHACA, NY — Members of the community are invited to join in honoring our nation’s veterans at Ithaca College’s 10th Annual Veterans Day Celebration on Thursday, Nov. 8. The one-hour program begins at noon in Ford Hall in the Whalen Center.

The ceremony will feature a welcome by Carl Sgrecci, vice president for...

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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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