Live Music: Shane Bordeau & George Nicholson
By: Education Program Gottesman Libraries
Published: 07/01/2017
Uploaded: 07/11/2017
Uploaded by: Education Program Gottesman Libraries
Pockets: Gottesman Libraries Archive, Gottesman Libraries' Education Program, Live Musical Performances
Tags: base, Everett Cafe, Guitar, Live Music, student musicians

Description/Abstract: Live Music: Shane Bordeau & George Nicholson, Wednesday, 7/12, 5:30-6:30pm

Shane Bordeau, guitarist, is an EdM candidate in the music department at Teachers College and has been teaching and performing music for the past 15 years. He has been involved with many performing groups, most recently as a member of the Chicago-based rock/pop band Berry and can be heard on their 2010 album “blue sky, raging sun”,released by Joyful Noise Records. As a composer, some of his works include the musical “he Manson Family Follies”, which debuted with the Bergen County Players in Bergen County, NJ, June 2007, and pieces for modern dance “the body electric” and “5 suites for Stacey”, which were choreographed and performed by the Creative Alliance in Baltimore, MD, November 2007.

Bassist George Nicholson was born in Ridgewood, NJ and grew up studying music in the Ridgewood public school system, as well as in the Manhattan School of Music Preparatory program. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami, FL and his master’s degree from the University of Georgia. He is currently pursuing his doctoral degree in music education at Teachers College, Columbia University, where he is a Florence K. Geffen fellow. George is an orchestra teacher, with wide experience at the middle and high school levels in Georgia and New York. In addition to being a bassist for the Georgia Symphony Orchestra, he has produced a number of award-winning performances.

The Everett Cafe Music Program sponsors performances by TC student and affiliated musicians. Come enjoy a variety of genres and styles!

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July Music:

Thursday, July 6, 5-6pm
Wadsworth Strings

Wednesday, July 12, 5:30-6:30pm
Shane Bordeau & George Nicholson

Wednesday, July 19, 5-6pm
Randolph Scott-McLaughlin II

Wednesday, July 26, 5-6pm
Ann Teed