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Nov. 26, All day
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Nov. 30, All day

WBB vs. Georgetown
Nov. 23, 02:00 pm
MBB vs. Rider
Nov. 24, 07:00 pm
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Nov. 26, 06:00 pm
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Nov. 26, 08:00 pm
Volleyball vs. Oklahoma
Nov. 29, 12:00 pm

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Lied Center Discount Ticket Package


Join us for the 2014-2015 KU School of Music Concerts at the Lied Center, and save money by purchasing a Reduced Price Season Ticket Package!

Ticket packages for any 10 concerts listed below are available at the reduced cost of $50 for adults and $25 for children, seniors & students. At the time of purchase, season ticket package subscribers may select any 10 concerts from the list of 13 below. All concerts in the discount package series begin at 7:30 p.m. except the KU Wind Ensemble performance on Sept. 26.

Reduced price season ticket packages may be purchased at the Lied Center Ticket Office or by phone at 785-864-2787. The Lied Center charges a $5 service fee for each order.

CONCERTS THAT MAY BE SELECTED FOR THE 2014-2015 KU SCHOOL OF MUSIC REDUCED PRICE SEASON TICKET PACKAGE

WIND ENSEMBLE 
SEPT. 26  |  8:00 P.M.
Guest conductor Zhonghui Dai  (Beijing Central Conservatory of Music) joins the KU Wind Ensemble for their season opener - featuring Paul Hindemith’s Symphony in Bb, and Darius Milhaud’s Suite Francais.

SYMPHONIC BAND & CHAMBER WINDS
OCT. 21  |  7:30 P.M.
An evening of traditional and contemporary band music.

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA HALLOWEEN CONCERT
OCT. 30  |  7:30 P.M.
This annual concert favorite for all ages features music from the spooky to the magical. This year’s highlighted work is Igor Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite. Join us in the lobby before the concert at 6:30 p.m. for a community costume contest. 

WIND ENSEMBLE
NOV. 10  |  7:30 P.M.
Featuring John Williams’ Star Wars Trilogy, KU composer James Barnes’ Visions Macabre, and Frank Ticheli’s Sanctuary.

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
NOV. 24  |  7:30 P.M.  
“KUSO Casual” - The orchestra takes a break from formal attire for this engaging hour-long concert featuring works by Sibelius and Dvořák.

UNIVERSITY BAND & SYMPHONIC BAND
DEC. 2  |  7:30 P.M.
An evening of traditional and contemporary band music.

WIND ENSEMBLE, JAZZ ENSEMBLE I & SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
JAN. 31  |  7:30 P.M.
This shared concert features concert band, Big Band jazz, and orchestra music.

WIND ENSEMBLE
FEB. 23  |  7:30 P.M.
Featuring guest conductors James Barnes, KU Professor of Composition, and Robert E. Foster, KU Professor of Music Education, the evening’s program includes James Barnes’ Valor, Florent Schmitt’s Dionysiaques,  Gustav Holst’s First Suite in Eb and Percy Grainger’s Irish Tune from County Derry.

UNIVERSITY BAND & SYMPHONIC BAND
MARCH 9  |  7:30 P.M.
Join us for an evening of traditional and contemporary band music.

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
MARCH 11  |  7:30 P.M.
The KUSO performs the world premiere of a new work by composer and pianist Billy Childs, featuring soloist Paul Stevens, KU Professor of Horn. This concert also features the annual KU Concerto Competition winner. 

JOY OF SINGING - KU CHOIRS
APRIL 2  |  7:30 P.M.
Celebrate the “Joy of Singing” with the KU Choral ensembles as they share the stage during this annual concert. The concert also features special guest choirs from high schools in Kansas.

UNIVERSITY BAND & JAZZ ENSEMBLES II & III
MAY 3  |  7:30 P.M.
Join Jazz Ensembles II & II and the KU University Band for an evening of pops at this shared concert.

SYMPHONIC BAND
MAY 5  |  7:30 P.M.
An evening of traditional and contemporary band music.

All events subject to change

For a complete list of KU School of Music events - including those not available for this reduced price ticket package - please visit the KU School of Music online events calendar.


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