Category: Alumni

Franz Liszt Mini-Fest a hit

Karen Shaw, chair of the Department of Piano and president of the American Liszt Society IU chapter, recently presented “Franz … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumnus Krishna Thiagarajan named chief executive of Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Jacobs alumnus Krishna Thiagarajan has been named chief executive of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO). Thiagarajan earned both his … Continue reading Continue reading

Wallinga, Ko (MM ’12), and Grafe (BM ’11) Win 2015 BMI Student Composer Awards

Current student, Patricia Wallinga, and alumni Tonia Ko (MM, 2012) and Max Grafe (BM, 2011) have been named winners in … Continue reading Continue reading

Jumpstart Entrepreneur of the Month: MUSAID

Supporting music institutions in developing countries around the world, with donated instruments and volunteer teaching programs. > Read the Full … Continue reading 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 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 Continue reading

Ying Quartet Welcomes Robin Scott as First Violinist

ROCHESTER, N.Y.–Robin Scott, an award-winning musician described as one of America’s rising stars on the classical music stage, is joining … Continue reading Continue reading

ERIC STARK – March Entrepreneur of the Month

Meet ERIC STARK, Project Jumpstart’s Entrepreneur of the Month! Eric is Artistic Director of the Indianapolis Symphonic Choir and Director … Continue reading Continue reading

Classical Orchestra and Concentus impress with dynamic Haydn

The Historical Performance Institute…brought great beauty to Auer Hall Friday evening. Continue reading Continue reading

In Performance | Ailyn Pérez

BY Erik Piepenburg and Erik Braund | Feb. 9, 2015 | 3:20 Soprano Ailyn Pérez sings an excerpt from Micaëla’s … Continue reading Continue reading