D.M.A., Columbia University; M.A., University of California, Berkley; BA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Awarded a 2005 Charles Ives Fellowship from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Founder and Director of the New Music Festival. Composition Studies with Mario Davidovsky, Andrew Imbrie, Chou Wen-Chung, Olly Wilson, Martin Boykan, George Edwards, Gerard Grisey, David Rakowski, Robert Stern, and Salvatore Macchia. Conducting Studies with Michael Senturia and George Rothman. Saxophone Studies with Lynn Klock, George Garzone, and George Cordiero. Numerous publications available from C.F. Peters, NY. Other works published by the American Composers Alliance. Formerly a faculty member at Wabash College. For more information, visit Dr. Jacobs' personal web site.