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Student composers and filmmakers featured in IU Jacobs School of Music and IU Cinema ‘Double Exposure’ collaboration

Student composers and filmmakers featured in IU Jacobs School of Music and IU Cinema ‘Double Exposure’ collaboration

The innovative “Double Exposure” project returns to Indiana University Cinema for the seventh year with a new program of works created by teams of composition students from the Jacobs School of Music and IU student filmmakers, with the scores performed live by an ensemble of student musicians.

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Rodney Dorsey appointed professor of bands with IU Jacobs School of Music

Jacobs School of Music

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is pleased to announce the appointment of Rodney Dorsey as professor of music in bands, effective Aug. 1, 2018, pending approval of the Trustees of Indiana University.

IU Jacobs School of Music enters new era with record faculty hires

Jacobs School of Music

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music continues to position itself for the future, while shaping the now, through its hiring of a record 22 faculty members this academic year. With 180 full-time faculty, more than 10% of its roster is new.

IU Jacobs School of Music alumnae Sara Caswell and Laura Sisk nominated for Grammys

Jacobs School of Music

And this year’s Jacobs School Grammy nominations go to—jazz violinist Sara Caswell and audio engineer Laura Sisk, alumnae of the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.

Renowned conductor and Jacobs School alumnus Patrick Summers to receive honorary doctorate from Indiana University

Jacobs School of Music

Renowned conductor and Indiana University Jacobs School of Music alumnus Patrick Summers will receive an honorary doctoral degree conferred by IU President Michael A. McRobbie. The degree will be presented during IU’s Winter Commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. on Dec. 16 at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall in Bloomington.

Jeffrey Hass computer music video part of IU Jacobs School of Music ‘Decade of Commissions’

Jacobs School of Music

A new work by Jacobs professor Jeffrey Hass will premiere Sunday as part of the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music’s “Decade of Commissions.” The series honors the 100th anniversary of the 1910 founding of the IU Department of Music and the centennial celebration of the School of Music’s founding, in 1921.

Indiana University Opera Theater celebrates 70th anniversary with 2018-19 season

Jacobs School of Music

Indiana University Opera Theater, at the IU Jacobs School of Music, will celebrate 70 years of presenting outstanding opera productions during its 2018-19 season. As part of its commitment to excellence, renowned artistic team members from throughout the profession will continue to work alongside its top-notch students.

IU Opera Theater to present collegiate premiere of ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’

Jacobs School of Music

Indiana University Opera Theater, at the IU Jacobs School of Music, is pleased to present the collegiate premiere of Jake Heggie’s “It’s a Wonderful Life,” with a libretto by Gene Scheer, at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10, 11, 16 and 17 at the Musical Arts Center in Bloomington.

Drummer and alumnus Kenny Aronoff to visit IU Jacobs School of Music

Jacobs School of Music

World-renowned drummer and percussionist Kenny Aronoff will present workshops for Indiana University Jacobs School of Music students and participate in a public “meet and greet” session during his visit to his alma mater next week.

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