Author Archives: Jacobs School of Music

Dr. Joyce McCall honored with National Minority Role Model Award

Joyce McCall, Postdoctoral Resident Scholar/Visiting Assistant Professor in the Music Education Department, will be honored as a Minority Access National … Continue reading

Brent Gault Releases Two New Books

  Brent GaultĀ  had two new books released this past spring. “Teaching General Music” (co-edited with Carlos Abril of the … Continue reading

Music in Education: Making music helps strengthen other skills

Part 2 of a three-part series Isaac Webster, a sixth-grader at Grandview Elementary School, is a quiet kid. But hand … Continue reading

IU Jacobs School of Music professor appointed President of American String Teachers Association Board of Directors

Dr. Brenda Brenner, Associate Professor of Music Education at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, has been appointed president … Continue reading

Lucas Debard wins Great American Songbook Competition

Incoming freshman Lucas Debard, majoring in Music Education with a minor in Jazz Studies, is the 2015 winner of the … Continue reading

Neil Hicks, IU JSOM Music Education student recognized with national award

Neil Hicks has been recognized by the National Association for Music Education for his commitment and dedication to music education … Continue reading

Jacobs Alums’ Recording Project Released

Jacobs alums Sean Baker (BM Jazz ’93) and John Porter (BME ’05, MME ’14) collaborated on crooner Peter Oprisko’s latest … Continue reading

Jacobs School of Music ranked #2 on the list of Top 10 Colleges for Music Education Majors in the US

Here Are the Top 10 Colleges for Music Education Majors In the US By Bill Zuckerman   Music education is, … Continue reading

Madura’s 7th book is out!

Vocal Improvisation Games For Singers and Choral Groups by Jeffrey Agrell / Patrice Madura Ward-Steinman “This book is a must-have … Continue reading

Professor Patrice Madura summer national activities and publications

Patrice Madura, professor of music education, presented a paper titled “Shifting Paradigms in Music Education Research” with Jacobs Professor Emerita … Continue reading