Faculty & Staff
Gregory Hart Alico
Adjunct Faculty Music
Office Location: Cunningham Cma
Alico is the director of percussion studies at Susquehanna. His duties include teaching percussion lessons and directing the percussion ensemble. He has studied with Gary Olmstead, Larry Vanlandingham (past PAS presidents), Bill Molenhof, Ed Soph, and Gordon Stout. He performed a xylophone solo on the Whiplash compact disc with the O-Zone Percussion Group. He has recorded 12 compact discs with the Keystone Winds under the direction of Jack Stamp and has recorded the commercial CDs that coincide with the GIA series Teaching Music through Performance in Band. He has also been recorded on the commercial labels Klavier and Citadel. In 1998, Alico had the distinction of performing at the New York State Day of Percussion as a member of the Marimba Orchestra under the direction of Frederick Fennell.
Alico’s most recent performances were in the summer of 2009 with the Keystone Winds at the International Trumpet Guild and the World Association of Symphonic Bands and Ensembles. He also performed the Milhaud percussion concerto with the Susquehanna Symphony Orchestra. He has performed with the Westmoreland, Waco, Johnstown, and Williamsport Symphony Orchestras. He is principal timpanist of the Susquehanna Valley Chorale Orchestra and is an active member of the Penn Central Wind Band.
Alico is a member of the Percussive Arts Society, MENC: The National Association for Music Education, Pennsylvania Music Educators Association and Pi Kappa Lambda.
- MUSC-013 Percussion Lesson
- MUSC-014 Percussion Lesson
- MUSC-076 Chamber Music