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The Liberation Music Collective

by Scott Gotschall Students in the Jacobs School of Music Jazz Studies Department benefit from a world class education and … Continue reading

New Release: Basically Baker, Vol. 2: The Big Band Music of David Baker

by Scott Gotschall Basically Baker, Vol. 2: The Big Band Music of David Baker, the latest CD from the Buselli-Wallarab … Continue reading

IU Jazz Welcomes Dr. Jeremy Fox to Lead IU Vocal Jazz Ensembles

by Scott Gotschall The IU Jazz Studies Department and Jacobs School of Music welcomed Dr. Jeremy Fox this fall as … Continue reading

Saxophonist Walter Smith III Joins IU Jazz Faculty

by Scott Gotschall This fall the IU Jazz Studies Department and Jacobs School of Music welcomed saxophonist Walter Smith III … Continue reading

IU Jazz Faculty and Alumni Voted into DownBeat Critics Poll

by Scott Gotschall Congratulations to the IU faculty and alumni who were selected for the 2016 Downbeat Critics Poll! The … Continue reading

Dave Stryker is on a Roll! New CD Eight Track II

by Scott Gotschall Congratulations to IU Jazz faculty member Dave Stryker, who appears this month in both Jazz Times magazine … Continue reading

IU Jazz Launches Jazz Alumni Hall of Fame

by Scott Gotschall and Tom Walsh At the 2016 Jazz Celebration concert on April 23, seven individuals were inducted into … Continue reading

1965-66 IU Jazz Ensemble 50-Year Reunion

by Tom Walsh This past spring members of the 1965-66 IU Jazz Ensemble gathered in Bloomington May 27-29 to commemorate … Continue reading

A Life-Altering Event: The 1966 IU Jazz Ensemble U.S. State Department Near East & South Asia Cultural Exchange Concert Tour

By Craig Andrews (B.M. 1969) On January 29, 1966, the Indiana University Jazz Ensemble – known as the “first” of … Continue reading

John Fedchock Teaches at IU in Spring 2016

by A.J. O’Reilly, Tom Walsh, and Scott Gotschall   In the Spring of 2016, with Professor Brent Wallarab away on … Continue reading