Camps and Festivals
Tuba Day Saturday, September 12, 2015 ·
Deadline: September 1, 2015
Tuba Day Website
Men's Choir Festival October 5, 2015 · Kimball Recital Hall
Link to the website
Deadline: October 1, 2015
Bass Day Saturday, October 17, 2015 · Westbrook Music Building
The 5th Annual Bass Day, will be held Saturday, October 17, 2015 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
For Questions, please contact Dr. Sturm at HSturm2@unl.edu
Deadline: October 14, 2015
Midwest Cup (Show Choir Competition) January 16, 2016 · Kimball Recital Hall
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is proud to announce Midwest Cup 2016!
Mark your calendars now!
Deadline: January 12, 2016
Midwest Cup Homepage
Winter Festival for Winds and Percussion January 22 - 24, 2016 · Westbrook Music Building
Link to the website
Deadline: November 20, 2015
Winter Festival for Winds and Percussion
Honors Spring Strings February 19-20, 2016 · Westbrook Music Building
The Fifth Annual Spring Strings Festival will be held 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 including members of the Grammy Award-nominated Chiara String Quartet, violin soloist and Albany Records recording artist, David C. Neely, Lincoln Symphony Principal Violist Clark Potter, cellist with the Trio Nuovo and Concordia String Trio Dr. Karen Becker, and EMI and Innova recording artist Dr. Hans Sturm. Students attending the festival will have the opportunity to perform in a string orchestra, conducted by Virginia Symphony Director, Mr. Benjamin Rous White, receive chamber music coaching from members of the Chiara Quartet, and perform in solo masterclasses with the UNL string faculty.
Deadline: February 12, 2016
Spring Strings Homepage
Singing Small "small vocal ensemble festival" April 4, 2016 · Kimball Recital Hall
The UNL Glenn Korff School of Music will be hosting its 10th annual high school Chamber Choir and Small Vocal Ensembles Festival, “Singing Small, Sounding Art”; Monday, April 4, 2015, on the UNL City Campus. This will be a wonderful opportunity for small vocal ensembles (approximately 30 members or less) of all varieties [chamber choir, madrigal, vocal jazz, a cappella groups] to gather to celebrate the wonderful literature available for these special areas of choral performance. Selected individual choirs are invited to perform on the final evening concert at 7 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please contact us as soon as possible if you would like your chamber choir or small vocal ensemble to perform individually on this concert.
Deadline: March 1, 2016
Singing Small Homepage
Nebraska Women's Choral Festival April 11, 2016 · Kimball Recital Hall
Women enrolled in Nebraska high school choral programs are invited to participate in the Nebraska Women’s Choral Festival to take place on Monday, April 11th on the UNL City Campus. This year our “FAB” FESTIVAL is featuring music For, About, and By women, and will celebrate the continuing tradition of the power and beauty of women’s voices raised in song. Individual choirs may also perform on the final evening concert at 7 p.m. in the Kimball Recital Hall. The Festival will also continue the tradition of singing several combined choral selections. Please contact us as soon as possible if you would like your women’s chorus or chamber ensemble to perform individually on this concert. See our website (music.unl.edu) for a detailed schedule of the day as well as repertoire and additional information for this festival.