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Pacifica Quartet, IU Jacobs School of Music quartet-in-residence, welcomes two new members

Pacifica Quartet, IU Jacobs School of Music quartet-in-residence, welcomes two new members

The Grammy Award-winning Pacifica Quartet, quartet-in-residence at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music since fall 2012, announced its first personnel change in 17 years. Violinist Austin Hartman and violist Guy Ben-Ziony will replace violinist Sibbi Bernhardsson and violist Masumi Per Rostad, respectively, at the end of the 2016-17 season.

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IU Jacobs School of Music welcomes Sarah Wroth and Sasha Janes to ballet faculty

Jacobs School of Music

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is pleased to welcome Sarah Wroth and Sasha Janes to its Department of Ballet faculty beginning Aug. 1.

Kyra Nichols and Carla Korbes to join IU Jacobs School of Music ballet faculty

Jacobs School of Music

Two of the most acclaimed ballerinas in the world, Kyra Nichols and Carla Korbes, will join the faculty at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in the fall, pending approval of the Board of Trustees.

Organist Vincent Carr appointed to IU Jacobs School of Music faculty

Jacobs School of Music

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is pleased to announce the appointment of organist Vincent Carr as associate professor of music in organ, effective Aug. 1.

Conductor Thomas Wilkins appointed to IU Jacobs School of Music faculty

Jacobs School of Music

A gifted conductor who is celebrated for his ability to communicate with orchestras as well as audiences, and who wants to see the ranks of classical musicians grow more culturally diverse, has been appointed professor of music (orchestral conducting) at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, pending approval of the Trustees of Indiana University.

IU Jacobs School of Music Jazz Celebration to feature Grammy-winning alumnus John Clayton

Jacobs School of Music

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music welcomes Grammy Award-winning arranger, composer, big band leader and jazz bassist John Clayton as the featured artist in its annual Jazz Celebration, at 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 22, in Bloomington’s Musical Arts Center.

Indiana University Opera productions all new in 2017-18 IU Opera and Ballet Theater season

Jacobs School of Music

Indiana University Opera Theater, at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, will present an unprecedented six new productions—including five operas and one musical—during its 2017-18 season, in tandem with three productions by IU Ballet Theater.

Jazz trumpeter John Raymond appointed to IU Jacobs School of Music faculty

Jacobs School of Music

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is pleased to announce the appointment of jazz trumpeter John Raymond as assistant professor of music (jazz studies–trumpet), effective Aug. 1, pending approval of the Trustees of Indiana University. Recently voted a Rising Star Trumpeter in DownBeat Magazine’s Critics Poll, Raymond has been making a name for himself as one of the most promising up-and-coming jazz musicians in New York City.

IU Jacobs School of Music alumnus Lawrence Brownlee appointed artistic advisor at Opera Philadelphia

Jacobs School of Music

Indiana University Jacobs School of Music alumnus Lawrence Brownlee has been appointed artistic advisor at Opera Philadelphia. Hailed by the Associated Press as one of “the world’s leading bel canto tenors,” Brownlee earned a Master of Music degree from the Jacobs School in 2001, studying primarily with Costanza Cuccaro.

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