IU Jacobs School of Music

  • Musical Arts Center
  • 101 N. Jordan Ave
  • Bloomington, IN 47405
  • 812-855-1583
Featuring the Musical Arts Center with an acoustically refined auditorium and stage with technical capabilities unequalled by any other university in the nation, the world class Jacobs School of Music presents opera, ballet and musical performances throughout the year. Many concerts and performances also take place in Simon Music Center, adjacent to the MAC. The Simon Music Center is where Auer Hall and Ford-Crawford Hall are located. All Jacobs School of Music performances are open to the public and many are free.
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The Cleveland Orchestra and IU Faculty Chamber Recital

  • January 17, 2017
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Faculty/Guest Chamber Recital Members of The Cleveland Orchestra and Faculty from the IU Jacobs School of Music String Department Learn more

Symphony Orchestra

  • January 26, 2017
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Symphony Orchestra Alvin Ho*, conductor * Master’s Recital Repertoire to be announced Learn more

New Music Ensemble – David Dzubay, director

  • February 2, 2017
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New Music Ensemble David Dzubay , director Mark Kilstofte , guest composer Vera Quartet Pedro Rodríguez, violin Patricia Quintero, violin Inés Picado Molares, viola Justin... Learn more

ChoralFest: A Concert of Choral and Organ Music

  • February 3, 2017
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ChoralFest: A Concert of Choral and Organ Music American Guild of Organists (Bloomington Chapter) Learn more

Rodelinda by George Frideric Handel

  • Dates vary between February 3, 2017 - February 11, 2017
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There’s trouble in the kingdom. Queen Rodelinda is faced with an impossible choice: will she marry the Duke, who just usurped her husband’s throne and left him for dead—or refuse the villain and see him murder her only son? Political maneuverings, romantic... Learn more

University Orchestra

  • February 5, 2017
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University Orchestra Arthur Fagen , conductor Andy Miller , percussion soloist Repertoire Suppé: Overture (to be determined) Lorenz: Pataruco – Concerto for... Learn more

Jazz Ensemble

  • Dates vary between February 6, 2017 - March 27, 2017
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IU Jazz Ensemble Learn more

Concert Orchestra

  • February 8, 2017
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Concert Orchestra Paul Nadler , guest conductor Viola soloist to be announced Repertoire Rossini: Overture to “Semiramide” (1823) Walton: Concerto for viola and orchestra... Learn more

“Embraced by the Second Viennese School, Act V”

  • February 12, 2017
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“ Embraced by the Second Viennese School, Act V” Faculty/Student Chamber Music Recital Repertoire Schoenberg: String Quartet No. 3, Op. 3 (1927) The... Learn more

Symphony Orchestra

  • February 15, 2017
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Symphony Orchestra Daniel Boico , guest conductor Violin soloist to be announced Repertoire Prokofiev: Concerto No. 1 in D Major for violin and orchestra, Op. 19 (1923) DM... Learn more

Jazz @ the BCT: Latin Jazz Ensemble

  • February 20, 2017
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Jazz @ the BCT Latin Jazz Ensemble Michael Spiro and Wayne Wallace , directors Learn more

Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten

  • Dates vary between February 24, 2017 - March 4, 2017
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Peter Grimes—the abused and abusive fisherman, a tortured soul living in a tightknit coastal community where he’ll always be an outsider, and where contentment is always out of reach. Did he murder his two young apprentices who helped him in his dangerous work? The truth... Learn more

Brass Choir

  • February 26, 2017
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Brass Choir Edmund Cord , director Repertoire to be announced Learn more

NOTUS: Contemporary Vocal Ensemble & Chamber Orchestra – Dominick DiOrio, cond.

  • March 3, 2017
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“ O, Fallen Star: Depictions of Death in Air and String ” NOTUS: Contemporary Vocal Ensemble Chamber Orchestra Dominick DiOrio , conductor Baritone soloist to... Learn more

John Gouwens, carillon

  • March 4, 2017
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Guest Recital John Gouwens , carillon Repertoire to be announced Learn more

Bassoon Studio Recital

  • March 6, 2017
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Bassoon Studio Recital - Students of William Ludwig and Kathleen McLean Learn more

Concert Orchestra

  • March 23, 2017
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Concert Orchestra Wilbur Lin *, conductor * Doctoral Recital Repertoire to be announced Learn more

Spring Ballet – “L’amour et la mort”

  • Dates vary between March 24, 2017 - March 25, 2017
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Fanfare This jubilant ballet was created by Jerome Robbins to celebrate the 1953 coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Set to Benjamin Britten ’s famous The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra , the large ensemble of dancers uses... Learn more

R. Strauss: An Alpine Symphony

  • March 29, 2017
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Philharmonic Orchestra Carl St. Clair , guest conductor Repertoire R. Strauss: An Alpine Symphony, Op. 64 (1911-15) This performance is made possible in part through the generous support of German American... Learn more

Guitar Studio Chamber Music Recital

  • March 31, 2017
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Stefan Engels, organ

  • March 31, 2017
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Guest Recital Stefan Engels , organ Co-sponsored by the Organ Department and the Indianapolis Chapter of the American Guild of Organists Repertoire to be announced Learn more