Category: Faculty

Brent Gault Releases Two New Books

  Brent Gault  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

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

Dr. Brenner selected to be National ASTA President-Elect

We would like to share the amazing news with everyone and congratulate our very own INASTA member, Dr. Brenda Brenner (IU Jacobs … Continue reading

IU music school pairs with Templeton to teach first-graders to play guitar

By Mary Keck First-graders at Templeton Elementary School are pickin’ and grinnin’ with the help of the IU Jacobs School … Continue reading

Brenda Brenner is Quarterfinalist in first-ever Grammy Music Educator award

Congratulations to Brenda Brenner, Associate Professor of Music (Music Education), who has been chosen as one of 217 music educators … Continue reading

Young Winds commissions work in celebration of Lissa May

The Department of Music Education recently recognized Professor Lissa May’s leadership of the school’s Young Winds program with a commissioned … Continue reading

Patrice Madura co-authors book on Contemporary Music Education

Professor Patrice Madura’s sixth book, Contemporary Music Education, 4th edition, co-authored with Michael Mark, was recently released by Cengage Publishing. The book explores … Continue reading