Author Archives: Konrad Strauss

Invisible Cities

Recording Arts Alumni Martin Gimenez talks about his latest project Invisible Cities

Jonathan Bruns wins AES recording competition

Junior Jonathan Bruns won first prize in the modern studio recording category at the 135th Audio Engineering Society Convention in New York City for his song Space. Jon joins the many previous AES competition winners from the Recording Arts department, … Continue reading

Double Exposure at the IU Cinema

Following a successful premiere last year, Double Exposure – a collaboration between IU film students and the Jacobs School of Music – is back at the IU Cinema. Recording Arts students have been working since January creating, editing, & mixing … Continue reading

IU experts: Plan to save nation’s recorded sound heritage only first step

An Indiana University sound archivist who co-authored a national recording preservation plan released last week by the Library of Congress said the work to save America’s recorded sound heritage has just begun. The nation’s audible history is threatened by a … Continue reading

Second Annual Central Indiana Audio Student Workshop to be held at IU Jacobs School of Music

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music Recording Arts Department and the Central Indiana Audio Engineering Society are hosting the Second Annual Central Indiana Audio Student Workshop from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16. Programs will be held … Continue reading

Jesse McQuarters receives Swedish-American Award

Radio producer and Recording Arts alumnus Jesse McQuarters, BSOF, AS ’03, will travel to Sweden in August and September 2012 on an award from the Swedish-American Bicentennial Exchange Fund. There, he will conduct musicological research in support of the radio series Vykort fraÌŠn Sverige (Postcards from … Continue reading

Alumni Tony Elfers wins BMI Award

Recording Arts alumni Tony Elfers (BS ’06) won a BMI award for his score to the discovery special “Flying Wild Alaska“. Tony composed the music in collaboration with iSpy music and Sonixsphere, where Tony is a staff composer. This is … Continue reading

Recording Arts students awarded Honors College grants

Recording Arts students Kate Haldrup and Aaron Frazer have each been awarded $2,000 creative activity grants from the Hutton Honors College. Aaron Frazer will be travelling to Mississippi to collect field recordings of African-American and rural music. His research will focus … Continue reading

IU Music Live viewing statistics

For the 2011-12 school year IU Music live had over 74,000 visitors from 106 countries and we served more than 4600 hours of on-demand video. Our top events were the Dec 6 Holiday Celebration with 1109 viewers, the four Nutcracker performances … Continue reading

Jazz Celebration

On April 21 Jazz Studies alumni Randy Brecker, Robert Hurst, Perter Erskine, and Alan Pasqua visited the Jacobs School to give master classes, clinics, and perform with the David Baker Jazz Band and Latin Jazz Band. Recording Arts students and … Continue reading