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Director, Bands
124 B Murphy Hall
Photo of Matthew O. Smith
Associate Director, Bands, Director, Marching Jayhawks
124 D Murphy Hall
Sharon Toulouse
Assistant Director, Bands
124 C Murphy Hall

Applied Wind and Percussion Faculty

Sarah Frisof, flute
Dr. Margret Marco, oboe
Dr. Eric Stromberg, bassoon
Dr. Stephanie Zelnick, clarinet
Vince Gnojek, saxophone
Steve Leisring, trumpet
Dr. Paul Stevens, horn
Dr. Michael Davidson, trombone
Scott Watson, tuba and euphonium
Ji Hye Jung, percussion

Administrative Assistant
Leslie O'Neil, Administrative Associate Sr.

Graduate Conducting Associates
Ben Harper
Luke Johnson

Graduate Teaching Assistants
David Berrios
Luke Dull
Dorothy Glick
Tyler Goudlock
Von Hansen
Eric Hessel
Megan Hipp
Eric Oleksiak
Stephen Preisner
Jennifer Shinska
Sarah Stout

Student Office Staff
Chris Agnew
Marsha Hanenberger
Kyle Stringer
Debera Thompson

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School of Music Events

Reach Out Kansas, Inc., Smithyman & Zakoura Chartered and KU Music Concert Series 2014-2015

Music students present hundreds of public concerts every year
Students perform in KU choirs, concert bands, pep bands, ensembles, symphony orchestra, and jazz combos
The school owns one of the greatest jazz record collections in the world
KU Wind Ensemble performed the world premiere of the symphony "In the Shadow of No Towers" at Carnegie Hall
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually