Coordinated by UNI School of Music professor and conductor Danny Galyen, this event will host conductors from across Iowa. For more information, contact Danny.Galyen@uni.edu.
UNI's School of Music will serve as home to the 2018 Iowa Flute Festival, featuring guest artists Lorna McGhee and William Bennett. For more information, visit https://music.uni.edu/iowaflutefestival .
Visiting artist William Bennett will offer two flute master classes. For more information, visit https://music.uni.edu/iowaflutefestival .
The Northern Festival of Bands, an annual honor band festival for high school band students, which typically hosts over 40 schools and over 250 individual students, will be held February 8-10, 2018. The event will feature performances by the UNI Wind Ensemble and UNI Symphonic Band on Friday evening as well as Saturday afternoon’s performance featuring solo competition winners, the festival’s percussionist groups, Festival Concert Band and Festival Symphony Band. Friday’s concert is free and open to the public. The Saturday concert for this event is ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX. For more information, call 319-273-2028.
Online registration in now open. The MVP Train the Trainer Institute is a two-day, interactive training designed for college administrators, faculty, staff, service providers and community partners who desire to integrate one of the leading bystander education and intervention models into their violence prevention programs and initiatives.
The Beta Nu Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia and the UNI School of Music invite you and your band to the 63rd Annual Tallcorn Jazz Festival and 67th Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz Concerts to be held on February 16 and 17, 2018, on the UNI campus. This year’s guest artist will be award-winning saxophonist Ben Wendel. For more information, visit www.tallcornjazzfest.com. Concerts for this event are ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX, or visit https://unitix.uni.edu .
School of Music conductors Danny Galyen and Justin Mertz will coordinate a day-long workshop for visiting Iowa high school bands. This event is free but requires registration. Contact email@example.com for more information.
Led by conductor and professor Rebecca Burkhardt, this day-long event will host Iowa high school students in a hands-on, interactive orchestra invitational. For more information, contact Rebecca.Burkhardt@uni.edu.
UNI faculty artists Anthony Williams and Jesse Orth will host this hands-on workshop for low brass players, featuring guest artists Gail Robertson and David Vining. For more information or to register, visit https://music.uni.edu/lowbrass.
Faculty artist and conductor Amy Kotsonis will coordinate this interactive event, featuring women’s chorus ensembles from Iowa high schools, as well as UNI’s own Women’s Chorus. The event will culminate in an evening concert at 6:30 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public, but the festival does require registration. Please visit https://music.uni.edu/womensing for more information.