Erik Kibelsbeck is the manager of concerts and facilities for the Ithaca College School of Music. Among the services he provides to students and faculty:
• Concert calendar coordination
• Room scheduling
• Liason with facilities on maintenance and custodial matters
• Supervision of performance crews and "amps."
This position is currently shared with Scheduling and Events Assistant Alexandria Kemp, Erik does 30 hours per week and Alexandria 15.
Erik has been music director at St. Luke Lutheran Church in Ithaca since 2004, where plans all liturgical music, directs the choir, and plays the organ. Their Friends of Music at St. Luke presents concerts and recitals, often featuring the Juget-Sinclair French Romantic organ.
Since earning his masters’ degree in orchestral conducting at IC in 2001, Erik has been the music director for the Onondaga Civic Symphony Orchestra in Syracuse, where he leads five concerts each year.
Prior to his time in Ithaca, Erik taught high school orchestra and middle school band in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. His bachelor of music degree is in bassoon performance and music education from the Eastman School of Music.