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December 9, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: Jazz-pop fusion soars in Leslie Odom Jr. album

By | Nov 22, 2019

Leslie Odom Jr. released his second album titled “Mr” on Nov.

Review: Album lacks lasting substance and potential

By | Nov 6, 2019

A far cry from his past work, singer-songwriter Van Morrison’s newest album, “Three Chords & the Truth,” invokes heavy folk and jazz vibes.

Review: Singer delivers outlandish addition to punk anthology

By | Sep 17, 2019

Iggy Pop is one of the few artists who perfectly represents the spirit of punk.

Jazz activist Roxy Coss to perform with jazz ensemble

By | Feb 19, 2019

It’s not every day that songs like “Nasty Women Grab Back” and “Feminist AF” are performed in the James J.

Review: Rap album is brief but bursting with emotion

By | Dec 3, 2018

“Some Rap Songs” is ambitious and unexpectedly artistic, presenting a fusion of influences and emotional verses without fanfare.

Review: Jeff Goldblum debuts vivacious jazz record

By | Nov 25, 2018

“The Capitol Studio Sessions” successfully portrays the sweet, sexy, silly, romantic messages the classics conveyed when they were first released

Professor trio jazzes things up in Ithaca community

By | Feb 14, 2018

“It was something to look forward to at the beginning of the week and something to give us energy toward the end of the week,” Lecturer Greg Evans said.

Whalen concert teaches children the fundamentals of jazz

By | Sep 20, 2017

“Ever since I could remember, the first time I heard jazz as a little kid, I thought, ‘this is music.’ It’s always spoken to me very directly.”

Music professor’s band brings local musicians together

By | Sep 6, 2017

We just want to bring beauty and joy and positive energy as often as we can to as many people as we can.

Intergenerational prom honors elderly community in Ithaca

By | Apr 9, 2017

The theme of the prom was An Evening At Gatsby’s, featuring jazz tunes from the ’20s. The event featured Italian food and jazz tunes from the ’20s.

New IC dance group defies style constraints and expectations

By | Feb 22, 2017

IC Defy’s dance repertoire includes ballet, hip-hop, jazz and contemporary. Each style is taught by a different student instructor each day.

Ithaca funk bands raise money for Southside Community Center

By | Feb 1, 2017

To raise awareness for homelessness in Tompkins County, the Delta Chapter of the Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia hosted the Sinfonia Ball Jan. 27 in the Whalen Center for Music.