Category: Alumni

Justin Merritt (MM ’99, DM ’03) featured on new releases

Justin Merritt (MM ’99, DM ’03) has 3 new CDs of his music available: “American Lyricism” by pianist Christ Atzinger,” … Continue reading

Keith Fitch (BM ‘89, MM ‘92, DM ‘95) wins Copland House Residency

Keith Fitch (BM, ’89; MM, ’92, DM, ’95) spent the month of July in residence at The Copland House (Rock … Continue reading

Update from Ben Taylor (DM 2014)

Benjamin Taylor (DM 2014) enjoys an active career as a composer/performer/entrepreneur. He has recently had performances of his compositions in … Continue reading

Eric Nathan (MM ’08) wins Guggenheim Fellowship, appointed visiting assistant professor at Williams College

In April, Eric Nathan (MM’08) was awarded a 2014 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship in Musical Composition and was appointed Visiting … Continue reading

Album release featuring David Jones’ (DM ’95) trombone music

The trombone music of Dr. David P. Jones (DM 1995) is featured exclusively on “Bone Moan”, a CD (Summit) released … Continue reading

Robert Patterson (MM ’01) wins Utah Arts Festival Commission Competition

Robert Paterson’s recent accomplishments include winning the Utah Arts Festival Composition Competition, which included the premiere of his commissioned work … Continue reading

Jacobs alumnus Eric Lindsay’s (DM ’13) “Hopkin and the Wired Night” performed in New York Museum of Modern Art

Members of ICE and the New Juilliard Ensemble gave the New York premiere of Eric Lindsay’s “Hopkin and the Wired … Continue reading

Jacobs alumna Sang Mi Ahn (DM ’14) to have piece “Convergence” performed in Greece

Sang Mi Ahn’s Convergence has been selected for performance at the Idee Fixe Ensemble’s Electroacoustic Concert titled “+29 db May”.  … Continue reading

Matthew Peterson (MM ’08) Wins 2014 Uppsala Tonsättartävling

Jacobs alumnus Matthew Peterson charmed both the jury and the audience in Uppsala, Sweden at the finals of the biannual … Continue reading

Nicholas Cline (MM ’13) featured composer-in-residence at High Concept Laboratories

Nicholas Cline will be the Summer 2014 composer-in-residence at High Concept Laboratories.  He will present a series of talks, workshops, … Continue reading