Camps and Festivals

Camps and Festivals

Nebraska Women's Choral Festival April 3, 2017 · Kimball Recital Hall

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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 3rd on the UNL City Campus. Each year we celebrate the continuing tradition of the power and beauty of women’s voices raised in song.  Individual choirs will 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 to participate in the festival and perform individually on this concert.

Deadline: March 8, 2017

Flute Day April 8, 2017 · Kimball Recital Hall

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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

Deadline: April 8, 2017
Related website:
Flute Festival Homepage

Summer Chamber Strings Institute June 11-14, 2017 · Westbrook Music Building

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The Summer Chamber Strings Institute will take place at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for all high school aged students.

Students will:

  • Receive chamber music coaching from members of the Chiara String Quartet
  • Perform in solo masterclasses with the UNL string faculty
  • Work directly with UNL's award winning string faculty including members of the Chiara String Quartet, violin soloist and Albany Records recording artist, David C. Neely, Lincoln Symphony principal violinist Clark Potter, cellist with the Trio Nuovo and Concordia String Trio Dr. Karen Becker and EMI and Innova recording artist Dr. Hans Sturm.
Deadline: May 19, 2017
Related website:
Summer Chamber Strings Institute Website

Nebraska Show Choir Camp June 11 - 17, 2017 · Kimball Recital Hall

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Come be a part of the exciting University of Nebraska Lincoln Show Choir Camp. Open to students entering grades 9 through 12 and 2017 graduates. This is a week long camp where students who love singing and dancing can perform with other talented students from around midwest while having fun!! 
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Deadline: May 19, 2017
Related website:
Nebraska Show Choir Camp Homepage

Middle School Band Camp July 5 - 9, 2017 · Westbrook Music Building

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If you're a student entering the 6th grade through the end of the 8th grade, come to campus for an unforgettable musical experience. This is band like you never knew it could be! 
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Deadline: June 6, 2017

Cornhusker Summer Marching Band Camp July 9 - 13, 2017 · Westbrook Music Building

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The University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Cornhusker Summer Marching Band Camp fosters leadership, marching fundamentals, and performance skills in all areas of the high school marching band. Participants receive intensive instruction from clinicians on an individual and group basis. The age range of campers is students entering the 9th grade through leaving 12th grade (including graduates). 
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Deadline: June 9, 2017