Laura McCorkill

Administrative Associate, Visitor Center
Primary office:
785-864-9864

Laura McCorkill is an Administrative Associate, Sr. and has been with the School of Music since September of 2009, responsible for Recital Scheduling and managing the Visitor Center. She earned two degrees from KU, a B.M.E in 1984 and an M.M.E. in 2010, and spent 22 years teaching music across the state of Kansas. She also spent over 20 years as the Choral Music Manager and as a Clinician for Midwestern Music Camp. Being a Jayhawk is a family tradition; her father, mother & grandmother have all worked on "The Hill". Laura is a member of the Lawrence Civic Choir and is active in her church choir as a singer and substitute conductor.


Friends of the School of Music

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