Category: Alumni

Adam Bodony ’11 to succeed Susan Kitterman ’75 as Artistic Director of the New World Youth Orchestras

  Susan Kitterman ’75, Founder and Artistic Director of the New World Youth Orchestras in Indianapolis, will pass artistic control … Continue reading Continue reading

Mitch Shiner and the BloomingTones Big Band, debut CD “Fly!”

Indiana University Jacobs School of Music Alumnus, Mitch Shiner ( Jazz Studies ’14), is releasing his debut CD, “Fly!” on … Continue reading Continue reading

Jason Duika sings Verdi at Carnegie’s Isaac Stern and is hired by Palm Beach Opera to cover major roles

Baritone Jason Duika has had a banner year.   In late April of this past spring, he appeared opposite fellow alumnus … Continue reading Continue reading

Mirari Brass signed by Ariel Artists

The Mirari Brass, a brass quintet that originated at Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, has been signed by Ariel … Continue reading Continue reading

Mike Walker (DM) appointed Visiting Lecturer II at the University of New Mexico

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music Horn Area is excited to announce that Mike Walker (DM) has been appointed … Continue reading Continue reading

Jacobs alumna Jasmin Arakawa (DM ’13) tenure-track appointment at the University of South Alabama

      Jasmin Arakawa (DM ’13, MM ’07) has recently been appointed Assistant Professor of Music (Piano) at the … Continue reading Continue reading

Justin Merritt (MM ’99, DM ’03) featured on new releases

Justin Merritt (MM ’99, DM ’03) has 3 new CDs of his music available: “American Lyricism” by pianist Christ Atzinger,” … Continue reading Continue reading

Keith Fitch (BM ‘89, MM ‘92, DM ‘95) wins Copland House Residency

Keith Fitch (BM, ’89; MM, ’92, DM, ’95) spent the month of July in residence at The Copland House (Rock … Continue reading Continue reading

Update from Ben Taylor (DM 2014)

Benjamin Taylor (DM 2014) enjoys an active career as a composer/performer/entrepreneur. He has recently had performances of his compositions in … Continue reading Continue reading

Eric Nathan (MM ’08) wins Guggenheim Fellowship, appointed visiting assistant professor at Williams College

In April, Eric Nathan (MM’08) was awarded a 2014 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship in Musical Composition and was appointed Visiting … Continue reading Continue reading