Category: School

Professor Mauricio Fuks adds Reina Sofía School appointment

Mauricio Fuks, professor of violin at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, has been appointed visiting professor at the … Continue reading

Grigory Kalinovsky featured on two-CD set of Mieczysław Weinberg’s complete sonatas for violin and piano

Grigory Kalinovsky, professor of violin at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, recently teamed with pianist Tatiana Goncharova to … Continue reading

Pacifica Quartet says farewell to founding member and violinist

Peter Jacobi H-T Columnist A few matters to write about. A developing story Word came quietly from Norman Lebrecht’s music … Continue reading

New Artists of the Month: The Verona Quartet

“At first it was just a quagmire of unknowns.” Violist Abigail Rojansky of the Verona String Quartet is describing Milton … Continue reading

Mark Kaplan Pierces the Heart of Bach

Bach: Complete Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin / Mark Kaplan, violinist / Bridge 9460A/B (2 CDs) I’m almost ashamed … Continue reading

Zorá String Quartet wins First Prize at 2015 Young Concert Artists International Auditions

The string quartet was one of six artists to receive the New York prize, which includes concert opportunities and management … Continue reading

Verona Quartet wins Concert Artist Guild competition

Congratulations to the Verona Quartet for winning the Concert Artist Guild competition! Hailed by critics as “thoughtful, impressive musicians” (Cleveland Classical), … Continue reading

South Korean alumni return to Jacobs School of Music to give free concert tonight

Inspired by the IU Chamber Orchestra’s tour to Seoul, South Korea, this past spring, the South Korean chapter of the … Continue reading

Jacobs School Graduate to Participate in Leonidas Kavakos International Violin Masterclass

Congratulations to Jacobs School graduate, Paul Hauer, who was selected to participate in the Leonidas Kavakos International Violin Masterclass & … Continue reading

Ying Quartet Welcomes Robin Scott as First Violinist

April 15, 2015 More Information: For Media Only: Helene Snihur (585-274-1057, hsnihur@esm.rochester.edu) ROCHESTER, N.Y.–Robin Scott, an award-winning musician described as … Continue reading