Jane Cary Professor
BM - Syracuse University
MM - Eastman School of Music (University of Rochester)
Jane Cary has served on the faculty since 1983. A native of Allentown, PA, Cary holds a bachelor of music degree from Syracuse University and a master of music degree from the Eastman School of Music. She took graduate courses in music education at the University of Buffalo where she also studied harpsichord with David Fuller.
Performing extensively throughout Western New York, she has been harpsichord soloist with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of Maximiano Valdes and Arie Lipsky, the Niagara Falls Philharmonic and the Ars Nova Musicians Chamber Orchestra. In addition, she performs with chamber ensembles and has presented many solo recitals.
Cary is administrative director of the ArtsCanisius series at Canisius and director of the fine arts department music program. Also active in local music organizations, she has served on the boards of the Greater Buffalo Youth Orchestra, the Buffalo Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Alpha Iota International Music Fraternity and the Chromatic Club of WNY.