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Breaking Sound Barriers: Indiana University Libraries to Present China’s Earliest Known Sound Recordings in Bilingual Web Project
Breaking Sound Barriers: Indiana University Libraries to Present China’s Earliest Known Sound Recordings in Bilingual Web Project

Bloomington, Indiana -The First Recordings from China Project, now underway thanks to $90,000 in funding from The Tang Research Foundation (TRF), is centered on 400 phonograph cylinders held by Indiana University Libraries’ Archives of Traditional Music. …

Tyron Cooper named director of IU's Archives of African American Music and Culture
Tyron Cooper named director of IU's Archives of African American Music and Culture

Bloomington, Indiana -Tyron Cooper, assistant professor of African American and African Diaspora Studies, has been selected to be the director of the Archives of African American Music and Culture starting January 1, 2018. Cooper, who earned his master’s degr …

Indian classical master Amjad Ali Khan returns to IU for Jacobs School residency
Indian classical master Amjad Ali Khan returns to IU for Jacobs School residency

Bloomington, Indiana -Amjad Ali Khan, India's foremost classical musician, will visit Indiana University Bloomington through Oct. 22 as an artist-in-residence. His return is the result of a partnership between the Jacobs School of Music and the Madhusudan and …

Indiana University mourns David Baker, distinguished professor and jazz legend
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Indiana University mourns David Baker, distinguished professor and jazz legend

Bloomington, Indiana -The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is deeply saddened to announce the death of David N. Baker, distinguished professor of music and Jazz Studies Department chair emeritus, at the age of 84.Baker died peacefully Saturday, March …

Guitarist Dave Stryker Appointed to IU Jacobs School of Music Jazz Faculty
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Guitarist Dave Stryker Appointed to IU Jacobs School of Music Jazz Faculty

Bloomington, Indiana -The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is pleased to announce that Dave Stryker will join its faculty as adjunct lecturer in jazz guitar this fall. Stryker was voted one of the Top Ten Guitarists in the 2001 "DownBeat" Reade …