Category: Alumni

Conductor Paul Mauffray awarded an Honorable Mention in The American Prize competition

Paul Mauffray, conductor, Hradec Kralove Philharmonic, Czech Republic, has been awarded an Honorable Mentionin the professional orchestra division of The … Continue reading

Adam Bodony ’11 to succeed Susan Kitterman ’75 as Artistic Director of the New World Youth Orchestras

  Susan Kitterman ’75, Founder and Artistic Director of the New World Youth Orchestras in Indianapolis, will pass artistic control … Continue reading

Alumnus Nicholas Hersh (MM ’12) named assistant conductor for Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra recently appointed Nicholas Hersh as its new Assistant Conductor. His tenure begins in September 2014. Previously, … Continue reading

Jacobs Alum becomes new orchestra director of the University of Toledo Symphony

UT Symphony Orchestra moving in a new direction By John Dorsey   The University of Toledo’s latest announcement may just … Continue reading

John J. Pearse to join music faculty at the University of Toledo as orchestra director

John J. Pearse, (BM Percussion Performance 2011, Performer Certificate 2010), has recently been appointed the Orchestra Director at the University … Continue reading

MUSIC REVIEW: IU SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AND DAVID NEELY

Alum Neely ably leads Symphony Orchestra By Peter Jacobi For David Neely, it was a return to where he studied … Continue reading

(HT Profile by Peter Jacobi) Jacobs School alumnus Paul Kim realizes longtime dream of becoming a conductor

By Peter Jacobi H-T Columnist | Posted: Sunday, August 18, 2013 12:15 am This morning’s Music Beat began with a … Continue reading

Alumnus Scott Voyles named finalist in the prestigious 53rd Besançon International Competition for Young Conductors

 Jacobs alumnus Scott Voyles has been named as a finalist for the prestigious 53rd Besançon International Competition for Young Conductors. … Continue reading

Andy Moran named resident conductor of El Paso Symphony Orchestra

Andy Moran was named resident conductor of the El Paso Symphony Orchestra (EPSO) in April 2012. As such, he will take on … Continue reading

Ryan McAdams with Israel Philharmonic and Indianapolis Symphony

Ryan McAdams, ’04, piano performance, made his subscription debut in May 2011 with the Israel Philharmonic, replacing an indisposed Rafael Frühbeck … Continue reading