Author Archives: Jacobs School of Music

PBS show ‘A Craftsman’s Legacy’ films episode about local horn maker

By Marcela Creps 812-331-4375 | | Mar 1, 2017 How many different ways can you invite someone inside your workshop? … 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

Brennan Johns: Seizing every musical opportunity

Brennan Johns had an overarching goal for his senior recital: to make it unlike any other senior recital at IU. … Continue reading

Todd French and Genevieve Clarkson Win Major Positions

The Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University congratulates the following students of Daniel Peratoni on winning appointments of major positions … Continue reading

Itay Agmon and Alexander Lapins score tuba positions

Itay Agmon, a sophomore pursuing a bachelor’s degree in tuba performance, recently won the solo tuba position with the Minnesota … Continue reading

Jeff Nelsen and Sylvia McNair featured in first TEDxIndianaUniversity event Nov. 13

The first-ever TEDxIndianaUniversity event will feature two prominent Jacobs School of Music faculty members at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13, … Continue reading

Brass Concerto Competition Winners Announced

This year, two students were named co-winners of the Brass Concerto Competition: Kyle Gordon, bass trombone student with Professor Stewart, … Continue reading

Visiting Assistant Professor of Tuba and Euphonium/Jazz

Gail Robertson (euphonium MM 1989) recently completed her Doctorate of Musical Arts from Michigan State University as a University Distinguished … 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

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