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Jacobs School appoints Espen Jensen director of admissions and financial aid

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The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is pleased to announce that Norwegian-born Espen Jensen is its new director of admissions and financial aid. He began his activities as director March 18, 2013.

IU Jacobs School of Music partners with IU Cinema on 'Double Exposure' featuring student composers and filmmakers

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Following a successful premiere last year, "Double Exposure" -- an annual project that pairs composition students from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music with IU film students -- returns to IU Cinema at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, March 3. The new program of works will feature scores performed live by an ensemble of student musicians.

IU experts: Plan to save nation's recorded sound heritage only first step

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An Indiana University sound archivist who co-authored a national recording preservation plan released last week by the Library of Congress said the work to save America's recorded sound heritage has just begun. She and three other representatives from IU who served on task forces that helped create the plan said it is only a first step, and that the more difficult task lies in actually implementing its recommendations.

Second Annual Central Indiana Audio Student Workshop to be held at IU Jacobs School of Music

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The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music Recording Arts Department and the Central Indiana Audio Engineering Society are hosting the Second Annual Central Indiana Audio Student Workshop from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16. Programs will be held in the Musical Arts Center, Simon Music Center, Radio-TV Building and Echo Park Studios.

IU Jacobs School of Music announces 2012-13 season live streaming

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The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music has announced its 2012-13 live streaming schedule, including performances from IU Opera and Ballet Theater. The streaming project provides an opportunity for anyone with a broadband Internet connection anywhere in the world to watch high-definition video of performances taking place on the Musical Arts Center and Auer Hall stages.

Graduate Mike Flynn promoted to VP of Artists and Repertoire at Epic Records

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Mike Flynn, a 1996 graduate of the Jacobs School of Music's Recording Arts Department, has been appointed Executive Vice President of Artists and Repertoire (A&R) and Staff Producer for Epic Records, where he will sign, develop, and produce new artists, while overseeing artist development and key aspects of the recording process.

IU Opera and Ballet Theater announces spring 2012 live streaming

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Indiana University Opera and Ballet Theater at the Jacobs School of Music has announced its spring 2012 live streaming schedule. The streaming project provides an opportunity for anyone with a broadband Internet connection anywhere in the world to watch high-definition video of performances taking place on the Musical Arts Center stage.

IU Opera and Ballet Theater announces fall 2011 live streaming

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Indiana University Opera and Ballet Theater at the Jacobs School of Music has announced its fall 2011 live streaming schedule. The streaming project provides an opportunity for anyone with a broadband Internet connection anywhere in the world to watch high-definition video of performances taking place on the Musical Arts Center stage. All streams may be accessed through the IU Music Live! website at http://music.indiana.edu/iumusiclive.

Audio engineers Mark Hood, Douglas McKinnie appointed to IU Jacobs School of Music faculty

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The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music announced today (July 20) the addition of two full-time faculty members to its distinguished Department of Recording Arts. Audio engineers Mark Hood and Douglas McKinnie have each been appointed assistant professor of recording arts, effective this fall.

Jacobs School of Music announces two additional live-streamed performances

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Indiana University Jacobs School of Music announces the addition of two live-streamed events that focus on major ensemble performances from the Musical Arts Center stage, through http://music.indiana.edu/iumusiclive.

Jacobs School to live-stream concert of 'West Side Story' to Indianapolis school

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The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music Department of Recording Arts and IU Opera Theater will live-stream a children's concert based on West Side Story from the Musical Arts Center stage to the Indianapolis Public School District Eleanor Skillen School #34 on the morning of April 7. The project was designed by Recording Arts Chair Konrad Strauss as a pilot for a more extensive series of streamed events to public schools.

IU Jacobs School announces new podcast selections

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Indiana University's world-renowned Jacobs School of Music is sharing its performances with the world -- free -- with a season-ending musical celebration online. Three years ago, Jacobs was at the leading edge of a trend to "bring the arts to the people" online so that a worldwide audience can enjoy the school's operas, ballets and musical performances from the comfort of their home computers.

CD Release: Cornucopia II

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The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is pleased to announce the release of Cornucopia II, the second CD by the group Cornucopia that features natural horn player and IU horn professor Richard Seraphinoff. The ensemble includes IU alumnus Cynthia Roberts, violin (student of Stanley Ritchie and Josef Gingold); Rachel Evans, violin and viola; David Miller, viola; and Allen Whear, cello. All are prominent performers in the period-instrument field.

IU Jacobs School of Music launches inaugural podcast

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The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music today (Nov. 7) continued its growing role as a leader in the emerging digital frontier with the announcement of its inaugural podcast. The audio and video project, found within the school's new "IUMusicLive" Web site (http://music.indiana.edu/iumusiclive), includes performances by violinist Joshua Bell, conductor Michael Stern and the Beaux Arts Trio, and showcases three recent IU Opera Theater productions.