Portrait of an Icon

The Jacobs School of Music commemorates its own beginnings with a bold new opera exploring the drama of Vincent van Gogh’s private vision and the extremes to which it drove him. Go behind the scenes and discover the process that inspired the creation of this work in homage to one of the greatest artists of all time.

Music to Your Ears

Who cares if you listen? The Jacobs School of Music Composition Department does. Find out why in this in-depth exploration of a unique environment where connecting with the audience while creating fine art is of paramount importance. Also learn about the first in the Jacobs School’s “Decade of Commissions” and what else is in store.