Camps and Festivals

Camps and Festivals

Men's Choir Festival October 6, 2014 · Kimball Recital Hall

Mens Choir Festival
UNL has long been hosting a fall men's choral festival. It is positioned early in the school year so as to provide an often-needed boost to the enthusiasm for male singing in the Midwest. All men, young and old join together in the festival chorus 7pm concert. Participation is free and the evening concert is free. Interested directors should Email Dr. Pete Eklund at UNL at peklund1@unl.edu 
Link to the website
Deadline: October 1, 2013
Contact: Dr. Peter Eklund
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Men's Choral Festival

Bass Day Saturday, October 18, 2014 · Westbrook Music Building

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The 4th Annual Bass Day, will be held Saturday, October 18, 2014 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
    • The Big Bass Jam with Special Guest, KC Bass Workshop Director Johnny Hamil
Sign up for Bass Day

For Questions, please contact Dr. Sturm at HSturm2@unl.edu

Deadline: October 11, 2014

Midwest Cup (Show Choir Competition) January 17, 2014 · Kimball Recital Hall

Midwest Cup

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is proud to announce Midwest Cup 2015!

Mark your calendars now!

For further information and to secure an early spot, contact Pete Eklund at pae@unl.edu or Scott rieker scottrieker@yahoo.com for complete info.

Deadline: January 13, 2014
Contact: Scott Rieker
Related website:
Midwest Cup Homepage

Winter Winds Festival January 23 - 25, 2015 · Westbrook Music Building

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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 and a large symphonic band. 
Link to the website
Deadline: TBA
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Winter Winds Festival

Double-reed Day February 7, 2015 · Westbrook Music Building

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Featuring master classes and sessions with Glenn Korff School of Music professors Dr. William McMullen,Dr. Jeffrey McCray, and Special Guest Artists.
Deadline: February 1, 2015
Related website:
Double-reed Day Homepage

Flute Day March 14, 2015 · Kimball Recital Hall

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Flute Day is here again! High school flutists will perform in morning masterclasses with Dr. Bailey, UNL professor of flute, and guest collegiate flutists perform in the afternoon masterclass . 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 masterclasses 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 masterclasses will be contacted. For more information, please contact John Bailey, 402.472.2651 or jbailey1@unl.edu 
Deadline: March 1, 2015
Related website:
Flute Festival Homepage

Midwest ClariFest April 18, 2015 · Kimball 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: April 1, 2015
Related website:
Midwest ClariFest Homepage