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Academy helps young musicians explore their potential

When Layla Vamos’ bow touches the strings of her violin, she doesn’t need to watch. Her body sways, and often … Continue reading

Alumna Yura Lee Appointed 1st Violinist of New York’s Enso Quartet

The New York-based Enso String Quartet has today announced the appointment of 30 year old violinist, Yura Lee as their new … 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

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

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

Verona Quartet wins second prize and ProQuartet-CEMC Price at the 2015 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition

We are pleased to announce that the Verona Quartet (formerly known as the Wasmuth Quartet), IU Jacobs School of Music’s … Continue reading

REVIEW: STARKER TRIBUTE- “One feels he would have appreciated the celebration”

By Peter Jacobi   In the opening moments of Sunday afternoon’s celebration of Janos Starker’s life, Indiana University Jacobs School … Continue reading

Jacobs School seniors perform recitals to show what they’ve learned

HeraldTimesOnline.com Jacobs School seniors perform recitals to show what they’ve learned By Ben Simmonsbsimmons@heraldt.com April 7, 2013 In the frenetic … Continue reading

Remembering violinist Ruggiero Ricci, who taught at the Jacobs School in the 1970s

The IU Jacobs School mourns the passing of violinist Ruggiero Ricci, regarded as one of the greatest violin virtuosos of his … Continue reading