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Vera Quartet wins the 2018 Astral Artists National Auditions

From the theviolinchannel.com Philadelphia’s 2018 Astral Artists National Audition Winners Announced Astral Artists has today announced the four winners of its … Continue reading

Alumnus, Zoë Martin-Doike, won the 2nd prize and Transcriptions Prize in the 2018 Primrose Viola Competition

By Laurie Niles, Editor, violinist.com June 16, 2018, 10:07 PM · LOS ANGELES – Hae-Sue Lee was named first-prize winner in the … Continue reading

Review: Pacifica transcends changing of the guard with ease

It seems as if it was painless, even without problems. That cannot have been totally so. When there are changes … Continue reading

Academy helps young musicians explore their potential

When Layla Vamos’ bow touches the strings of her violin, she doesn’t need to watch. Her body sways, and often … Continue reading

Alumna Yura Lee Appointed 1st Violinist of New York’s Enso Quartet

The New York-based Enso String Quartet has today announced the appointment of 30 year old violinist, Yura Lee as their new … Continue reading

New Artists of the Month: The Verona Quartet

“At first it was just a quagmire of unknowns.” Violist Abigail Rojansky of the Verona String Quartet is describing Milton … Continue reading

Zorá String Quartet wins First Prize at 2015 Young Concert Artists International Auditions

The string quartet was one of six artists to receive the New York prize, which includes concert opportunities and management … Continue reading

Verona Quartet wins Concert Artist Guild competition

Congratulations to the Verona Quartet for winning the Concert Artist Guild competition! Hailed by critics as “thoughtful, impressive musicians” (Cleveland Classical), … Continue reading

Jacobs School Graduate to Participate in Leonidas Kavakos International Violin Masterclass

Congratulations to Jacobs School graduate, Paul Hauer, who was selected to participate in the Leonidas Kavakos International Violin Masterclass & … Continue reading

Verona Quartet wins second prize and ProQuartet-CEMC Price at the 2015 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition

We are pleased to announce that the Verona Quartet (formerly known as the Wasmuth Quartet), IU Jacobs School of Music’s … Continue reading