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Schedule of Events

 

Friday, March 6, 2015

  • 8:00 AM-4:30 PM:  High School and Middle School/Junior High Big Band and Combo Performances; Clinics and Master Classes; Murphy Hall
  • 4:30 PM:  Announcement of 2015 Outstanding High School and Middle School Ensembles and Outstanding Soloists; Murphy Hall 130
 
  • 7:30 PM:  Evening Concert—Woodruff Auditorium (Kansas Union) 
JERRY BERGONZI, saxophone, with the KU JAZZ FESTIVAL ALL-STAR BIG BAND, KU Combo I, and the Outstanding Festival High School Ensemble

 

Saturday, March 7, 2015

  • 8:00 AM-4:30 PM:  College Big Band and Combo Performances; Additional High School and Middle School/Junior High Big Band and Combo Performances (not eligible for evening concert selection); Clinics and Master Classes; Murphy Hall
  • 4:30 PM:  Announcement of 2015 Outstanding College Ensemble and Outstanding Soloists; Murphy Hall 130 
  • 7:30 PM:  Evening Concert—Woodruff Auditorium (Kansas Union) MARSHALL GILKES, trombone, with KU JAZZ ENSEMBLE I , and the Outstanding Festival College Ensemble

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