Category: Alumni

Canadian Guitarists Take Top Spots in Indiana Competition

November 9, 2016 The 7th Indiana International Guitar Festival and competition was held on October 22nd and 23rd on the … 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

Soprano Ailyn Pérez receives 2017 Sphinx Medal of Excellence

Soprano Ailyn Pérez has been named a recipient of the 2017 Sphinx Medal of Excellence. This tremendous honor is given … Continue reading Continue reading

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