A sought after composer, Lera Auerbach’s published oeuvre includes more than 90 works of opera, ballet, symphonic and chamber music.
Described as “one of the most distinctive guitarists to come along in recent years,” Stryker is currently an adjunct lecturer in jazz guitar at IU.
Recognized for his refined skill at improvisation, Bruce Neswick has given recitals throughout the United States and Europe.
Internationally renowned composer, guitarist and conductor, Leo Brouwer has become a major figure in Cuba's music establishment.
Awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1996 for his work Lilacs for Voice and Orchestra, George Walker became the first African American man so honored.
A six-time Grammy nominee, Wayne Wallace joined the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music faculty as a professor of practice in 2013.
An active composer and educator, Danielpour currently serves on the composition faculties of the Manhattan School of Music and the Curtis Institute of Music.
Former principal double bass for the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Bransby has served as Professor of Double Bass at the IU Jacobs School of Music since 1986.
Ezra Laderman currently serves as a Professor of Composition at Yale University and was Dean of the School of Music from 1989-1995.
A world-renowned recitalist, teacher and lecturer, Andrews is currently an Adjunct Professor of Music at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music.