Administrative Staff


Student Recruitment and Event Coordination
785-864-9751
452 Murphy Hall
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Sound Engineer
785-864-3436
Administrative Professional for Music Education & Music Therapy
785-864-4784
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Technical Specialist
785-864-4886
Laura McCorkill
Administrative Associate, Visitor Center
785-864-9864
Executive Assistant to the Dean
785-864-3422
KU Piano Technician
785-864-3467
232 Murphy Hall
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Administrative Associate, Band
785-864-3024
124 Murphy Hall
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Director of Student Services
785-864-2954
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Budget Manager
785-864-4105
Graduate Studies & Scholarships Coordinator
785-864-4466
Murphy Hall, room 446
Director of Advancement
785-864-4104


School of Music Events
KU Today
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
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA

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