Nicholas Walker

Nicholas Walker is a Professor of Music at Ithaca College, a Fulbright Scholar, and a Past-President of the International Society of Bassists where he served as the Artistic Director and Convention Host of the 50th Anniversary Convention in 2017. Nicholas has diplomas from Rice University, the Nadia Boulanger Conservatoire de Paris, and Stony Brook University, where he earned his Doctorate in early music in 2004. 

Note from the composer - Chorale was commissioned by the International Society of Bassists for the 2013 solo competition in Rochester, NY, my hometown. The piece is dedicated to my mother and intended to evoke…