Founder’s Day Concert in the Park

Sunday, 9/18/2022
2:00pm | DeWitt Park
Founder’s Day Concert in the Park
Rain location: Ford Hall

The Ithaca College Band Program will present an afternoon of wind band music in DeWitt Park as part of the 30th annual Founder's Day Celebration. The IC Wind Ensemble will perform Kimberly Archer's new fanfare, Fanfare Politeia written for the 59th U.S. presidential inauguration, a march by Ithaca College's earliest band leader Patrick Conway, George Gershwin's Someone to Watch Over Me featuring mezzo-soprano Ivy Walz, Sousa's Stars and Stripes Forever, and more! The Wind Symphony's repertoire selection will include Italian Rhapsody by Julie Giroux, Leroy Anderson's A Trumpeter's Lullaby, Conga del Fuego Nuevo by Arturo Marquez, and a tribute to our Armed Forces.

Special Guest: Ivy Walz, mezzo soprano
Conductors: Rebekah Daniel and Benjamin Rochford
Guest Conductors: Aaron Burgess and Louis Menchaca

Free, open to the public

Sunday, September 18 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm

DeWitt Park

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School of Music, Theatre, and Dance

Ithaca College School of Music
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