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IU Jacobs School of Music alumnus Matt Mitchell receives Doris Duke Impact Award

IU Jacobs School of Music alumnus Matt Mitchell receives Doris Duke Impact Award

Indiana University Jacobs School of Music alumnus Matt Mitchell is the recipient of a 2015 Doris Duke Impact Award from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. A jazz pianist and composer, he joins 19 other recipients this year in receiving $80,000 each.

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IU Jacobs School of Music string quartets triumph with ‘leaderless cooperation’

Jacobs School of Music

Leaderless cooperation. That’s how Sibbi Bernhardsson, violinist in the world-renowned Pacifica Quartet, quartet-in-residence at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, distills the string quartet experience.

Jacobs School student Ari Fisher wins inaugural Jon Vickers Film Scoring Award competition

Jacobs School of Music

A master's student in the Composition Department at the Jacobs School of Music, Fisher wrote an original film score that will be screened with silent film "The Return of Draw Egan" at IU Cinema.

IU Jacobs School of Music student Knar Abrahamyan receives Fulbright Award

Jacobs School of Music

Indiana University Jacobs School of Music student Knar Abrahamyan has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Award to conduct research in Moscow, Russia, during the 2015-16 academic year. She is currently pursuing an M.M. in Music Theory while continuing her piano studies and will graduate in August 2015.

IU Jacobs School of Music student quartets win grand prize and two medals at Fischoff Competition

Jacobs School of Music

Two student quartets from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music won three coveted awards from the prestigious Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, the largest chamber music competition in the world, in Notre Dame, Ind., this past weekend.

IU Bloomington’s Summer Festival of the Arts showcases new, classic cultural offerings through August

Jacobs School of Music

Indiana University Bloomington kicks off the fifth Summer Festival of the Arts with an array of exhibits highlighted by the 2015 Kinsey Institute Juried Art Show at the Grunwald Gallery of Art.

IU Jacobs School of Music appoints soprano Jane Dutton and tenor Brian Gill to voice faculty

Jacobs School of Music

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is pleased to announce the appointment of soprano Jane Dutton and tenor Brian Gill as associate professors of music (voice), effective fall 2015, pending approval of the Trustees of Indiana University.

IU Jacobs School of Music student Katie Minion receives Fulbright Award

Jacobs School of Music

Indiana University Jacobs School of Music student Kathryn (Katie) Minion has received a 2015-16 Fulbright U.S. Student Award. She is a Jacobs Scholar and senior organ performance major with a minor in French studying primarily with Janette Fishell, chair of the Jacobs Organ Department.

IU Jacobs School of Music Jazz Studies Department wins four DownBeat awards

Jacobs School of Music

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music boasts four winners in DownBeat magazine’s 38th Annual Student Music Awards, announced yesterday.

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