Camps and Festivals

Camps and Festivals

Bass Day Saturday, October 15, 2016 · Westbrook Music Building

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The 6th Annual Bass Day, will be held Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 10 AM - 4 PM at the Westbrook Music Building.

Hosted by Dr. Hans Sturm, sessions will include:

    • Warm-ups and Bass Technique
    • Solo Masterclasses
    • Free Lunch
    • Bass Recital
    • Orchestral Excerpts with UNL Director of Orchestras. Dr. Tyler White
    • *Special Guest, Johnny Hamil, Director of the KC Bass Workshop
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For Questions, please contact Dr. Sturm at HSturm2@unl.edu

Deadline: October 12, 2016

Midwest Cup (Show Choir Competition) January 14, 2017 · Kimball Recital Hall

Midwest Cup

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is proud to announce Midwest Cup 2017!

Mark your calendars now!

For further information and to secure an early spot, contact Pete Eklund at pae@unl.edu  for complete info.

Deadline: December 1, 2016
Related website:
Midwest Cup Homepage

Winter Festival for Winds and Percussion January 20-22, 2017 · Westbrook Music Building

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The Winter Festival for Winds and Percussion is a unique concert band and chamber ensemble festival for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors. The festival is designed to give participants an outstanding and comprehensive playing experience. Festival participants are chosen through a recorded audition process. Students attending the festival are involved in three different ensembles: an honor band; a chamber ensemble coached by one of the Glenn Korff School of Music's talented applied wind and percussion faculty; and a large symphonic band that combines the festival honor band with the University Wind Ensemble. Students also participate in a masterclass with the applied wind and percussion faculty.
If you have questions, please email the Band Office or call 402/472-2505.

Deadline: November 6, 2016

Double Reed Day February 11, 2017 · Westbrook Music Building

Double Reed Day
Featuring master classes and sessions with Glenn Korff School of Music professors Dr. William McMullen,Dr. Jeffrey McCray, and Special Guest Artists.

Deadline: February 6, 2017
Related website:
Double Reed Day Homepage

Midwest ClariFest February 11, 2017 · Westbrook Recital Hall

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Hosted by Dr. Diane Barger, UNL Professor of Clarinet.
The event will feature master classes and performances from Dr. Barger and special guest artists. 

Deadline: February 1, 2017
Related website:
Midwest ClariFest Homepage

Honors Spring Strings February 24-25, 2017 · Westbrook Music Building

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The Sixth Annual Honors Spring Strings will take place at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for high school freshman, sophomores, juniors and seniors. Students will work directly with UNL's award winning string faculty and the celebrated Czech conductor, Bohuslav Rattay.

 

The Spring Strings Honors Orchestra is by invitation or nomination only. To nominate a student to participate, please contact Dr. Hans Sturm: hsturm2@unl.edu

Deadline: February 12, 2017
Related website:
Spring Strings Homepage

Flute Day April 8, 2017 · Kimball Recital Hall

Flute Day logo 2016

Flute Day is here again! High school flutists will perform in morning master classes with Dr. Bailey, UNL professor of flute, and guest collegiate flutists perform in the afternoon master class. There will be a flute choir reading session for all participants (bring your flutes!) and a showcase recital featuring UNL flutists performing flute and piano and flute solo works. Requests to play in the master classes will be honored as received, with preference given to 11th and 12th graders and visiting college flutists. Younger flutists will be selected as space permits. Those selected to play in the master classes will be contacted. For more information, please contact John Bailey, 402.472.2651 or  jbailey1@unl.edu

Deadline: April 1, 2016
Related website:
Flute Festival Homepage