Category: Student

Review: Ambiance just right for IU’s production of ‘The Music Man’

By Peter Jacobi | H-T Reviewer | Apr 9, 2017 Meredith Willson must have loved Mason City, Iowa. He … Continue reading

Soprano Ailyn Pérez receives 2017 Sphinx Medal of Excellence

Soprano Ailyn Pérez has been named a recipient of the 2017 Sphinx Medal of Excellence. This tremendous honor is given … Continue reading

Mathilda Edge wins second place at Met Central Region Finals

Soprano Mathilda Edge, student of Brian Horne, won second place at the Central Region Finals of the Metropolitan Opera National … Continue reading

Jacobs students sweep Indiana District Met National Council Auditions

Seven students from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music took home prizes from the Indiana District competition of the … Continue reading

In Performance | Ailyn Pérez

BY Erik Piepenburg and Erik Braund | Feb. 9, 2015 | 3:20 Soprano Ailyn Pérez sings an excerpt from Micaëla’s … Continue reading

IU opera to stage a ‘treasure’ with Handel’s ‘Alcina’

(Photo credit: IU Jacobs School of Music) IU opera to stage a ‘treasure’ with Handel’s ‘Alcina’ By Peter Jacobi   … Continue reading

Three Jacobs students finalists in Grand Concours Vocal Competition

Three Jacobs School of Music students will be finalists in the Grand Concours Vocal Competition. Jeremy Johnson, Claire Lopatka and … Continue reading

OPERA REVIEW: IU’s revival of Rossini’s ‘Italian Girl in Algiers’ ‘awfully good fun’

By Peter Jacobi The downer on both Friday and Saturday evenings was that there were too many empty seats in … Continue reading

Singing Hoosiers perform spring concert

By Alyssa Schor   It was a blend of old and new. The Jacobs School of Music’s Singing Hoosiers took … Continue reading


Remarkable recital features tenor, pianist on passionate journey By Peter Jacobi   Less than two weeks ago, I saw Matthew … Continue reading