Monthly Archives: September 2013

Jumpstart Digest – News and Commentary in the Music World

FOOD FOR THOUGHT IN THE MUSIC WORLD Recent news, commentary, and ideas. Featured Trends in Music Education (from New Music … Continue reading Continue reading

Renowned pianist joins Jacobs orchestra

By Rachel Osman The Jacobs School of Music’s Philharmonic Orchestra, accompanied by conductor David Effron and pianist André Watts, will … Continue reading Continue reading

MUSIC REVIEW: IU SYMPHONY AND EFFRON

Performance of IU Symphony Orchestra a delight By Peter Jacobi It wasn’t quite like an old-fashioned symphonic pops concert, but nearly … Continue reading Continue reading

Message from the Director of EMI – September 2013

As I write this, I am conscious that many changes are occurring in the world of higher education.  Within the … Continue reading Continue reading

Krzysztof Urbański extends contract with the Indianapolis Symphony

SYMPHONY, MAESTRO AGREE ON EXTENSION The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra has extended the contract of Music Director Krzysztof Urbański. The deal … Continue reading Continue reading

Brent Wallarab leads student jazz ensemble Monday

By Carolyn Crowcroft   The melodies of Burt Bacharach and Radiohead don’t often mix together, but Brent Wallarab Jazz Ensemble … Continue reading Continue reading

Chamber Orchestra plays year’s first concert

By Rachel Osman The Jacobs School of Music’s chamber orchestra, under the direction of conductor Uriel Segal, performed its first … Continue reading 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 Continue reading

IU Opera Theater opens season, Fisk organ makes its debut

  By Peter Jacobi When the Musical Arts Center curtain rises Friday evening for the IU Opera Theater’s season opening … Continue reading Continue reading

DownBeat Magazine: Prepare to Nail Your Auditions

Prepare to Nail Your Auditions By Geoffrey Himes “When a high school student auditions for a college or conservatory jazz … Continue reading Continue reading