The Northern Iowa Wind Ensemble and Concert Band will share a late-winter concert, under the direction of Danny Galyen and Justin Mertz. This event is free and open to the public.
School of Music
Under the direction of faculty artist Chris Merz and graduate student conductors, the School of Music will present a jazz combos concert. This event is free and open to the public.
The UNI School of Music Suzuki School will present a recital featuring Suzuki faculty artists. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting artists Jonathan Hulting-Cohen, saxophone and Nicholas Shaneyfelt, piano will present a recital. The duo is currently touring works by Ingrid Arauco, Annika Socolofsky, Stephen J. Rush, Salvatore Macchia, and Felipe Salles. This event is free and open to the public.
The 2d Marine Division Band - "The Division's Own" - was formed from elements of the 2d, 6th, and 8th Marine Regiment Bands. Gathering for rest and relaxation, they came together for the first time in Wellington, New Zealand during World War II. The 2d Marine Division Band is the only musical unit aboard Camp Lejeune and provides musical support for the five major commands and 47,000 Marines for whom Camp Lejeune is home. "The Division’s Own" also performs in numerous parades, concerts and ceremonies throughout the eastern United States. This event is free and open to the public.
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 brass division faculty artists will collaborate to present a recital with repertoire and additional collaborators to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
Students from the bass studio of Alexander Pershounin will present a recital. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting artist Jeff Scott will present a horn master class. A native of Queens, NY, Scott has performed in numerous Broadway orchestras, has been a member of the Alvin Ailey and Dance Theater of Harlem orchestras since 1995 and has performed numerous times under the direction of Wynton Marsalis with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra. Jeff is also the hornist in the internationally acclaimed wind quintet Imani Winds. This event is free and open to the public.
Members of the UNI Cantorei, Wind Symphony and Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra will collaborate under the direction of conductor John Len Wiles to present this performance as part of the Northern Iowa Bach Cantata Series. This event is free and open to the public.