Two-time JUNO-nominee Shirantha Beddage is a baritone saxophonist, composer and educator from Toronto. He has released three critically-acclaimed albums as a leader, and his compositional skills have won him accolades at the Montreal Jazz Festival and placements in the Emmy-winning TV series “Fargo”. Shirantha teaches in the Humber College Bachelor of Music program, where he hosts the “Staff Lounge” Teaching and Learning podcast. He also adjudicates regularly at festivals across Canada. As an advocate for the use of technology in music education, his innovative teaching methods have earned him national recognition as an Apple Distinguished Educator.
Ciminelli Recital Hall EVENT INFORMATION:
*Admission: $10GA;STUDENTS FREE •Doors open at 7:15pm •Performance begins at 7:30pm
•Ciminelli Recital Hall is located on FLOOR 3 of Rockwell Hall at Buffalo State College. •Handicap accessible entrance with elevator to the recital hall located via the building entrance at parking lot I-30 (rear of Rockwell Hall off the Iroquois Drive entrance to campus off Elmwood Avenue) •FREE PARKING for this event will be in the general campus lots surrounding Rockwell Hall (Lots R-1, R-2, R-3 via the Rockwell Road entrance to campus; Lots I-30, I-32, I-33 via the Iroquois entrance to campus)