Category: Alumni

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

John Porter and Sean Baker Collaborate on Recording Session

Jacobs alum John Porter conducted a recording session for crooner Peter Oprisko on June 11 at the Chicago Recording Company … Continue reading

Tamara Dworetz (B.M. ’12) accepts position with Alpharetta High School as Assitant Band Director

Dworetz will serve the band program by assisting with all thre concert ensembles and the Marching Raiders. Read More Here

Leslie Manfredo appointed to Illinois State faculty

After teaching choral and general music in the public schools of Tennessee and Illinois for 23 years at every grade … Continue reading

Alumnus William Petersen appointed to the faculty of the University of South Alabama

Alumnus William Petersen (B.M.E. ’02, M.M. ’05) was recently appointed to the faculty of the University of South Alabama as … Continue reading

Music Education faculty and alumni excel at 2012 MENC conference

The 2012 Biennial Music Educators National Conference with Special Focus on Research in Music Education and Music Teacher Education was … Continue reading

Jacobs Alumna Accepts Professorship at University of Toledo

UT Dept. of Music welcomes Piedra, others Sept. 2011: The University of Toledo, the Department of Music, welcomes three … Continue reading

Jacobs Alumni Get Married

Rhoda – Herchen Wedding 4:00 PM, Sep. 16, 2011 Drew Harris Rhoda and Annelise Louise Herchen were married Friday, … Continue reading