Author Archives: Jacobs School of Music

Stephen Pratt receives prestigious awards

Stephen Pratt, professor of music and chair of the Department of Bands, received the Outstanding Hoosier Musician Award on Jan. … Continue reading

Ray Cramer to guest conduct Springfest April 21

A Spring Festival of Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion April 21, 8pm, Musical Arts Center featuring the Jacobs Concert Band, Jason … Continue reading

Indiana University to build $10M marching band facility

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Indiana University officials are planning a new $10 million building for the school’s Marching Hundred Band on … Continue reading

Marching Hundred could get new facility

By Kat Carlton   Approval of a new, $10 million building for IU’s Marching Hundred Band is on the agenda … Continue reading

IU Wind Ensemble to perform at national college wind band convention

The Indiana University Wind Ensemble will perform at the College Band Directors National Association national conference in Nashville, Tenn., this … 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

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

Stephen Pratt receives Music Educator Award, among other activities

Stephen Pratt, professor of music and director of bands/wind conducting, was active during the 2013-14 academic year at a number … Continue reading

Jason H. Nam published in the Journal of the National Band Association

Jason H. Nam, Doctoral Wind Conducting student of Professor Stephen W. Pratt, was recently published in the Journal of the … Continue reading

New Copland Transcription to be Premiered by IU Wind Ensemble

The Indiana University Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Prof. Stephen W. Pratt, will be premiering a new wind band … Continue reading