The Music as Medicine Project, a new initiative at the college highlights the therapeutic power of music and the importance of service-learning.
Ithaca College student brass groups took a master class April 4, where they received feedback on their performances from Leonhard Paul, a member of Austrian brass septet Mnozil Brass.
With the help of professional new music performance group Ensemble X, ICU Sound Works, which will hold its first performance at 8:15 p.m. Oct. 30 in Ford Hall, integrates students, faculty and professional players.
Last year marked the departure of three established professors from the School of Music. Now, of the four major bands on campus, three have new directors: Concert Band, Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble.
Ithaca College’s School of Music faculty will perform in the After Dinner Mint faculty showcase recital at 7 p.m. Feb. 9 in the Hockett Family Recital Hall.