Dr. Richard Faria, Professor in the Department of Music Performance was invited to give a presentation at the NACWPI (National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors) Conference (October 30, November 1, 2014) in St. Louis, MO. The presentation was entitled “Bernoulli and Venturi: The physics and pedagogy of teaching voicing on the clarinet”.
Dr. Richard Faria, Professor in the Department of Music Performance was invited to perform at the International Clarinet Association’s 40th annual ClarinetFest (July 30 - August 3, 2014) in Baton Rogue, LA. He performed the Sonata (1990) for clarinet and piano by Russian composer Katia Tchemberdji.
Thank you to the School of Music faculty, staff and students for their participation in the 2012 New York State School Music Association Annual Conference. Held last weekend in Rochester, NY, the Ithaca College School of Music was applauded for displays, presentations, performances and parties. Attendees enjoyed performances from the Jazz Ensemble and Choir, with many faculty members traveling to present at the conference. The alumni gathering Friday evening attracted more than 100 music educators and their guests.
Ithaca College School of Music is excited to announce a collaborative performance with the China Conservatory at Carnegie Hall on April 28 at 7:30 p.m. Featuring the China Conservatory Faculty Chamber Ensemble as well as faculty members from the Ithaca College School of Music and Oberlin Conservatory, the concert will highlight modern arrangements of traditional Chinese music.
Associate Professor Richard Faria was selected to premiere the winning work of the International Clarinet Associations’ annual Composition Competition at their annual conference, ClarinetFest®, held in Austin, Texas, July 21-25, 2010. The work is by composer Kevin Gray and is called “Pyrrhic Suite”. The panel of judges chose Gray's work from among 33 entries, from 13 countries.