Monthly Archives: October 2016

IU Opera Theatre presents Puccini classic

By Peter Jacobi H-T Columnist When the curtain rises in the Musical Arts Center on Friday evening for what will … Continue reading Continue reading

Weekly Digest!

FEATURE On Taking the ‘Hall’ Out of ‘Concert Hall’: Nontraditional Spaces Open Up Vulture: Justin Davidson Theater, opera, and virtual … Continue reading Continue reading

Mamedkuliev brings out magic in classical guitar

By Peter Jacobi H-T Reviewer Heading into Sunday evening, I pondered. No, I argued with myself. It had been a … Continue reading Continue reading

Paul Sherrill and Matthew Boyle win prestigious Kraehenbuehl award

The music theory department is thrilled to announce that Paul Sherrill (Ph.D., 2016) and Matthew Boyle (ABD), students of Prof. … Continue reading Continue reading

Festival celebrates the tuba

Music Beat | Peter Jacobi H-T Columnist Time for the tuba. Time for music set to Shakespeare. The annual Octubafest … Continue reading Continue reading

Weekly Digest – October 24

(CLASSICAL) ARTISTS OF THE YEAR Musical America Names Yuja Wang 2017 Artist of the Year Musical America, a brand that … Continue reading Continue reading

7th Annual International Guitar Festival and Competition

The Jacobs School Guitar Department is hosting its 7th Annual Indiana International Guitar Festival and Competition on Oct. 22 and … Continue reading Continue reading

Weekly Digest – October 17

HOW DOES IT FEEL? Bob Dylan as Richard Wagner The New Yorker: Alex Ross The announcement that Bob Dylan will … Continue reading Continue reading

Review: Guest conductor leads an extraordinary show with IU Chamber Orchestra

Peter Jacobi H-T Reviewer I turned off the network news at 7 on Wednesday evening, depressed by a number of … Continue reading Continue reading

IU Opera Theater tackles a contemporary opera

Peter Jacobi Over the years, Indiana University’s Opera Theater has given us a rich sampling of contemporary operas, the most … Continue reading Continue reading