The Music Bus Tour: Charting the Path of an Innovative Music Start-up


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Former Rice University student Tracy Jacobson shares her journey from attending the Generation-E Musician entrepreneurship conference sponsored by Eastman School of Music in 2008 to the implementation of her group’s entrepreneurial idea—The Music Bus Tour.

About the author

Stephen Danyew
Stephen Danyew

Steve Danyew is a composer, saxophonist, teacher, and arts administrator based in Rochester, NY. Danyew composes works for chamber ensembles, large instrumental ensembles, choirs and more, and currently serves as Managing Editor of His music has been hailed as “startlingly beautiful” and “undeniably well crafted and communicative” by the Miami Herald, and has been praised as possessing “sensitivity, skill and tremendous sophistication” by the Kansas City Independent. Steve received a B.M. cum laude, Pi Kappa Lambda from the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami and holds an M.M. in Composition and Certificate in Arts Leadership from the Eastman School of Music.