Category: Faculty

Review: Guest conductor leads an extraordinary show with IU Chamber Orchestra

Peter Jacobi H-T Reviewer I turned off the network news at 7 on Wednesday evening, depressed by a number of … Continue reading

Jacobs ensembles collaborate for symphony performance

By Brooke McAfee Rows of almost 200 singers singing in unison, a full orchestra and two soloists will perform Ralph … Continue reading

Jacobs quartet-in-residence to give performance Sunday

The Pacifica Quartet will perform Sunday in collaboration with Atar Arad, Jacobs School of Music faculty member, violinist and 
composer. … Continue reading

MUSIC REVIEW: Summer Philharmonic

Informal fun concert earns standing ovation By Peter Jacobi   Even the trappings differed from the usual orchestral concert in … Continue reading

REVIEW: Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

By Peter Jacobi Last April, the Indianapolis Symphony and its gifted music director, Krzysztof Urbanski, paid us a visit to … Continue reading

MUSIC REVIEW: IU CONCERT ORCHESTRA, GERSHWIN, BERNSTEIN

Concert’s music enjoyed by audience, performers By Peter Jacobi   By the time Wednesday evening that the Indiana University Concert … Continue reading

Music review: Chamber Orchestra and Fleezanis

Conductor-less orchestra delights Auer audience By Peter Jacobi   The format was different for the Indiana University Chamber Orchestra on … 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

MUSIC REVIEW: IU CONCERT ORCHESTRA, EFFRON, IOANNIDES

Soloist, orchestra and conductor make a complete package By Peter Jacobi An orchestra playing tremendously well, a fascinating Japanese work … Continue reading

MUSIC REVIEW: CHAMBER ORCHESTRA AND FAGEN

Conductor’s skills and background the right mix By Peter Jacobi Proof gathers that the addition a few years ago of … Continue reading