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Schedule of Events


Friday, March 7, 2014

  • 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 2014 Outstanding High School and Middle School Ensembles and Outstanding Soloists; Murphy Hall 130
 
  • 7:30 PM:  Evening Concert—Woodruff Auditorium (Kansas Union) 
JALEEL SHAW, saxophone, with the 
KU JAZZ FESTIVAL ALL-STAR BIG BAND, 
KU Combo I, and the
 Outstanding Festival High School Ensemble

 

Saturday, March 8, 2014

  • 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 2014 Outstanding College Ensemble and Outstanding Soloists; Murphy Hall 130
 
  • 7:30 PM:  Evening Concert—Woodruff Auditorium (Kansas Union)
 DAVE DOUGLAS, trumpet, with 
KU JAZZ ENSEMBLE I
, KU Jazz Singers, and the 
Outstanding Festival College Ensemble

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