Jean Radice

The Organ Studio of

Jean Radice

Lecturer, Performance Studies
Faculty, School of Music

Specialty:Organ, Harpsichord
Phone:(607) 274-3649
Office: James J Whalen Ctr for Music
Ithaca, NY 14850

Jean Clay Radice has taught organ and harpsichord at Ithaca College since 2007.  She studied organ at Syracuse University,  Boston University and and University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music; her major teachers have been Will Headlee, George Faxon, Jack Fisher and Roberta Gary.  She is an accomplished church musician.  She is currently Organist and Choir Director at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Owego.  Her expertise in church music includes the hymnody of the Episcopal Church and the English anthem.  At Ithaca College, she specializes in historical keyboard literature for organ and harpsichord. She annually presents collaborative recitals, both with faculty and with students, relating to the music of the Baroque.  Her harpsichord collaborative all-Bach recitals have included  the complete Book II of The Well-Tempered Clavier (2008), the Goldberg Variations (2009 and 2015), the Six Partitas (2010),  the complete Inventions and Sinfonias (2010) , early works, fantasias, and Klavierübung Part II (2011), the French Suites (2013) and the complete Book I of The Well-Tempered Clavier (2014).  In academic year 2011-2012, Professor Radice was a member of the Ithaca Bach Ensemble, a faculty ensemble devoted to the performance of solo and chamber instrumental and vocal works of J. S. Bach. She is the Dean of the Ithaca Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, and a member of the Association of Anglican Musicians and the Organ Historical Society.  In addition to her college teaching and church work, Professor Radice maintains an active studio of private organ, harpsichord, and piano students.

Specification of the Schlicker Organ in Ford Hall

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