Adventures in Graz

  On Saturday, July 18, 12 students from Indiana University arrived in Graz/ Austria, excited and maybe a bit worried about their two weeks ahead at the Kunst Universität Graz (KUG) Jazz Institut studying “Comparative Music Industry”. It took more than a...

Improvising in Switzerland

  The International Society of Improvised Music (ISIM) gathered last week at Chateau d”Oex in Switzerland, about 40 minutes from Montreux and Lake Geneva. This was my first time to present and participate in the conference and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The group...

This Is How We Do It!

  Just a few more weeks and we’ll arrive in Graz/ Austria with 15 IU Students for a summer course entitled “Comparative Music Industry”. Our goal is to learn about the Music Industry in Europe and compare practices to the American industry. For two...