Richard Faria

The Clarinet Studio of

Richard Faria

Professor, Performance Studies
Faculty, School of Music

Free Clarinet Recital Includes New Work by IC Composer

Clarinetist Richard Faria will give a free recital at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 7 in the Hockett Family Recital Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music at Ithaca College. Faria, an associate professor of music performance in the School of Music, will be joined by colleagues Jairo Geronymo, piano; Heidi Hoffman, cello, and Deborah Lifton, soprano. The program includes the Brahms sonata for clarinet, cello, and piano; the Saint-Saëns Clarinet Sonata, Bozza’s “Bucolique,” and a new work by Sally Lamb, “Love’s Philosophy” for clarinet, soprano, and piano. Sally Lamb is a recently appointed assistant professor of composition at the School of Music.

Richard Faria has performed with the National Repertory Orchestra, Aspen Music Festival, Syracuse Symphony, Manhattan Chamber Orchestra, Skaneateles Festival, Bang on a Can Festival, and Mother Mallard; and as a guest artist with the Sylvan Wind Quintet, Ithaca Wind Quintet, Ariadne String Quartet, Atlantic String Quartet, Guild Trio, as soloist with the Young Composer's Collective and the North West Symphony, and as artist-in-residence at the Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music and the Garth Newel Music Center. He has premiered works written for him by Steven Burke, Joshua Kohl, and Roberto Sierra, and has appeared at Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, Merkin Hall, Miller Theater, and the Smithsonian Institution. Richard is a contributing author to “The Clarinet” magazine, and has recorded for Albany, Newport Classic, Koch, and Mark Records.

Originally published in Intercom: Free Clarinet Recital Includes New Work by IC Composer.

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