Author Archives: Jacobs School of Music

HT Review: Sunday concerts feature Bach, Schubert, splendidly

Sunday afternoon was graced with splendid music, splendidly performed. At St. Thomas Lutheran Church, the eighth season of the Bloomington … Continue reading

Review: Piano concertos end special series featuring Beethoven’s work

The Summer Music 2017 weeks continued to reach toward a close with part two, the windup, of that significant cycle … Continue reading

Review: Naoumoff enchants students at piano academy

Emile Naoumoff, a longstanding professor in Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music, understands and controls the keyboard probably as well … Continue reading

Opening concert gets Brahms series off to glorious start

By Peter Jacobi H-T Reviewer Between this just-past Sunday afternoon and a Sunday afternoon next April, eight distinguished members of … Continue reading

Menahem Pressler’s Life in Music From Kristallnacht to Lang Lang

by Benjamin Ivry The German-born Israeli-American pianist Menahem Pressler will be 93 in December. Best recalled as long-time cornerstone of … Continue reading

Performance highlights summer piano workshop

A highlight of the Edward Auer Summer Piano Workshop was Wednesday evening’s guest recital, given in Auer Hall by Winston … Continue reading

Cohen Plays a Masterful Brahms Piano Concerto in D Minor with the San Diego Symphony

by Ken Herman As San Diego’s Upright and Grand Piano Festival pulls into the home stretch, it was fitting to … Continue reading

Arnaldo Cohen shines in SD Symphony debut

Piano virtuoso fills in for Horacio Gutiérrez Friday and delivers dramatic performance By Christian Hertzog | noon Jan. 31, 2016 Big … Continue reading

Franz Liszt Mini-Fest a hit

Karen Shaw, chair of the Department of Piano and president of the American Liszt Society IU chapter, recently presented “Franz … Continue reading

Alumnus Krishna Thiagarajan named chief executive of Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Jacobs alumnus Krishna Thiagarajan has been named chief executive of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO). Thiagarajan earned both his … Continue reading