Category: Faculty

Review: NOTUS, orchestra provide powerful concert

By Peter Jacobi H-T Reviewer |       Programs prepared by Dominick DiOrio for NOTUS Contemporary Vocal Ensemble, … Continue reading

IU choral students meet the challenges of Honegger’s oratorio

Music review: ‘King David’ By Peter Jacobi H-T Reviewer | © HTO The choral element in this year’s Summer Music … Continue reading

Major Premieres for DiOrio: Lincoln Center, eighth blackbird, and more

April is a busy time for choral conducting faculty member Dominick DiOrio: in a span of two weeks, he has … Continue reading


Sunday a good day for Bach, 21st-century music by Peter Jacobi At 2:30 Sunday (Jan. 25) afternoon: a Bach cantata. … Continue reading

Dominick DiOrio to compose piece for Cincinnati Boychoir

Cincinnati Boychoir receives $10,000 grant for 50th anniversary By Janelle Gelfand   Grant earmarked for new choral piece to highlight … Continue reading

Betsy Burleigh’s Mendelssohn Choir lauded for Carnegie Hall performance

Preview: It’s Beethoven and Brahms for Mendelssohn Choir By Elizabeth Bloom / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette   When the Mendelssohn Choir of … Continue reading

Cincinnati Boychoir Commissions Major Anniversary Work from DiOrio

As a part of the celebration of their fiftieth-anniversary season, the Cincinnati Boychoir has commissioned a twenty-minute choral-orchestral work that … Continue reading


IU Contemporary Vocal Ensemble ready for New York audience   By Peter Jacobi   You know the old give-and-take. Give: … Continue reading

NOTUS to perform in DCINY’s Distinguished Concerts Artist Series

Ad Astra Singers, NOTUS and UC Berkeley Chamber Singers Join Forces for DCINY  Concert at Carnegie, 3/21   Three innovative … Continue reading

Review: University Singers

Music for chorus By Peter Jacobi     Betsy Burley hasn’t been on the IU Jacobs School faculty for very … Continue reading