Assistant Professor of Music (Percussion)
Joe Galvin was appointed assistant professor of music in jazz studies and Latin American and Caribbean music at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in 2022.
Assistant Professor of Musicology
Sergio Ospina Romero’s research focuses on sound reproduction technologies, Latin American music, and jazz in the early twentieth century. He is the author of two books, Dolor que canta (ICANH, 2017) and Fonógrafos Ambulantes (Gourmet Musical, forthcoming), and of several pieces published across the Americas. He has been the recipient of various awards, including the Klaus P. Waschmann Prize of the Society for Ethnomusicology. Sergio is the pianist and director of Palonegro, a Latin jazz ensemble with which he recently recorded the album “Two minutes apart”, available in all digital platforms.
Professor of Practice (Jazz Studies and Jazz Trombone)