Author Archives: Jacobs School of Music

Jacobs School of Music Alumna Joins Faculty at Temple University

Alumna Kathryn Leemhuis will join the faculty at Temple University’s Boyer College of Music and Dance as Assistant Professor of … Continue reading

Monica Dewey Wins Hilde Zadek Competition

Posted By: Francisco Salazar April 24, 2017 Monica Dewey has won the 10th International Hilde Zadek Vocal competition. The 27-year-old … Continue reading

Review: Ambiance just right for IU’s production of ‘The Music Man’

By Peter Jacobi | H-T Reviewer | pjacobi@heraldt.com Apr 9, 2017 Meredith Willson must have loved Mason City, Iowa. He … 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

Laura Wilde, a Member of the Lyric Opera’s Ryan Opera Center, is Featured in the ESO’s Season Finale Concerts April 30 & May 1

20 April 2016 Soprano Laura Wilde, a member of the Chicago Lyric Opera’s Ryan Opera Center, is featured in the … Continue reading

The Soprano Ailyn Pérez Wins Beverly Sills Artist Award

APRIL 7, 2016 The soprano Ailyn Pérez has won this year’s Beverly Sills Artist Award, which offers a $50,000 prize … Continue reading

Soprano Ailyn Pérez Named as Recipient of Metropolitan Opera’s 11th Annual Beverly Sills Artist Award

NEWS 7 APRIL 2016 Award for young singers carries a $50,000 prize, the largest of its kind in the United … Continue reading

The queen is dead: a new generation of the anti-diva

By ARYA ROSHANIAN April 4, 2016 in Columns, Lifestyle Yesterday, the Metropolitan Opera announced that famed soprano Kathleen Battle would return … Continue reading

IU Freshman, Lucas DeBard, to make his Carnegie Hall Debut in NYC

Lucas DeBard is the most recent winner of Songbook Academy and now serves as the 2015 Songbook Youth Ambassador. Over … Continue reading

Back home again in Indiana: Carmel’s Kevin Patterson returns to lead the Indianapolis Opera

By Renee Larr There’s a belief among many in show business that you shouldn’t start your career in your home … Continue reading