Category: Alumni

IU Jazz Faculty and Alumni Voted into DownBeat Critics Poll

by Scott Gotschall Congratulations to the IU faculty and alumni who were selected for the 2016 Downbeat Critics Poll! The … Continue reading Continue reading

IU Jazz Launches Jazz Alumni Hall of Fame

by Scott Gotschall and Tom Walsh At the 2016 Jazz Celebration concert on April 23, seven individuals were inducted into … Continue reading Continue reading

1965-66 IU Jazz Ensemble 50-Year Reunion

by Tom Walsh This past spring members of the 1965-66 IU Jazz Ensemble gathered in Bloomington May 27-29 to commemorate … Continue reading Continue reading

A Life-Altering Event: The 1966 IU Jazz Ensemble U.S. State Department Near East & South Asia Cultural Exchange Concert Tour

By Craig Andrews (B.M. 1969) On January 29, 1966, the Indiana University Jazz Ensemble – known as the “first” of … Continue reading Continue reading

OECD Weekly Digest – September 5, 2016

  LIVING THE CLASSICAL LIFE A trove of video conversations with leading classical musicians of our time, by Zsolt Bognár. … Continue reading Continue reading

Saying Yes : The Art of Assessing and Accepting a Role in College and Beyond by Peter Thoresen – featuring Kevin Murphy

by Peter Thoresen | www.peterthoresen.com Young singers face a multitude of decisions as they embark on an educational career at a university … Continue reading Continue reading

Two Alumni Give Successful Performance at the UN

Violist Namjoong Kim (MM, AD’05) performed at the podium of the UN during the during the closing ceremony of 2016 … Continue reading Continue reading

Performance highlights summer piano workshop

A highlight of the Edward Auer Summer Piano Workshop was Wednesday evening’s guest recital, given in Auer Hall by Winston … Continue reading Continue reading

Review: Durand Jones & The Indications Debut Album

Nothing gives us greater pleasure than to plug the debut album of a hometown group. Durand Jones & The Indications … Continue reading Continue reading

Brennan Johns: Seizing every musical opportunity

Brennan Johns had an overarching goal for his senior recital: to make it unlike any other senior recital at IU. … Continue reading Continue reading