Category: Alumni

Sara Caswell is Project Jumpstart’s Entrepreneur of the Month

Multi-stylistic Violinist, Versatile Instructor, Arts Advocate, and Bloomingtonian! Critically acclaimed violinist and Jacobs alumna Sara Caswell is defining what it … Continue reading Continue reading

MUSIC REVIEW: Harpist Emily Levin

The glorious harp By Peter Jacobi   On Saturday evening in First United Church, the USA International Harp Competition presented … Continue reading Continue reading

William Gerlach appointed as Principal Trumpet in National Symphony Orchestra

IU alum William Gerlach (BM ’12) was appointed as Principal Trumpet in National Symphony Orchestra earlier in September. This is one of … Continue reading Continue reading

Andrew Simpson (DM ’95) Composes Score for “The General” to Show at IU Cinema

Clyde Bruckman and Buster Keaton’s fild “The General” will now feature a new orchestral score by Andrew Simpson (DM ’95) … Continue reading Continue reading

Mezzo Soprano Jamie Barton (MM ’07) and baritone Allicock (MM ’07) Up for Major Award

“The Warner Music Group is establishing the Warner Music Prize, a new classical music award, to be given annually to … Continue reading Continue reading

Two Pianists appear on Silvemine Artists Series

Matthew Gianforte (MM ’02, DM ’09) and Meeyoun Park,(who holds her Master’s of Music degree, Performer’s Diploma, and Doctoral degree in … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumnus Trae Blanco declared finalist in The American Prize in Conducting – Band/Wind Ensemble Division

Trae Blanco, MM in Wind Conducting 2014, was declared a finalist in The American Prize in Conducting – Band/Wind Ensemble … Continue reading Continue reading

IU Jazz alumna raises awareness of female jazz musicians

By Alaina Milazzo   Even as a child living in Albstadt, Germany,    Monika Herzig wanted to prove her love … Continue reading Continue reading

Conductor Paul Mauffray awarded an Honorable Mention in The American Prize competition

Paul Mauffray, conductor, Hradec Kralove Philharmonic, Czech Republic, has been awarded an Honorable Mentionin the professional orchestra division of The … Continue reading Continue reading

Dale Hedding (BM ’86) Joins Arts Consulting Group

Nonprofit fundraising expert Dale C. Hedding (BM ’86) has joined Arts Consulting Group as vice president. Mr. Hedding will lead … Continue reading Continue reading