James Kirkwood

Lecturer of

Music

Brodie 123 and 115
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454
585-245-5822
kirkwood@geneseo.edu

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James Kirkwood teaches cello at Geneseo.

Faculty Information

Education

  • M.M., Boston University
  • B.M., New England Conservatory of Music

Employment

  • SOTA lecturer, SUNY Geneseo, full-time (1994-present)
  • Professor of Cello, Nazareth College, Rochester NY, part-time (1989-2008)
  • SOPA lecturer, SUNY Geneseo, part-time (1977-94)
  • Visiting Professor of Cello, SUNY Oswego, part-time (1990-91)
  • Assistant Professor of Cello, SUNY Brockport, part-time (1979-83)
  • Director of Chamber Music, Hochstein Music School, Rochester NY (1981-83)

Research Interests

Private Study with: * George Neikrug (1975-84) * Aldo Parisot (1968-75) * Janos Starker (1968) * Willem VanEmenes (1959-68)

Publications and Professional Activities

  • Recordings with seven labels: * Composer Recordings Inc. * Capstone Records * Opus One Records * American Society of University Composers Record Label * Mark Educational Recordings Label * Centaur Label * Sampler Records * Dynamic Studios
  • Recent Releases: * Granados Piano Quartet (2004) * Palomo Andalusian Divertimento for piano trio (2007) with Amy Stanley

Affiliations

  • Tremont String Quartet, cellist and founding member