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Festivals, Workshops and Camps

Festivals, Workshops and Camps

Festivals, workshops and camps at the UNI School of Music offer a window into our workings. Whether you're interested in a master class feel where you can get hands-on experience with your instrument and our amazing faculty, or you'd like to sit back and listen to some of our most talented ensembles and performers, our festivals and special events will offer an opportunity that is right for you.

All State Wind, Brass and Percussion Workshops

Sunday, September 28, 2014, 2 p.m.
Various School of Music Venues

The UNI School of Music presents its annual hands-on workshops for high school student instrumentalists preparing for All-State competition. This event is free and open to the public, but does require registration. Click here for more information and to register!

All State Strings Workshop

Saturday, October 4, 2014, 8 a.m. 
Davis Hall, GBPAC

The UNI School of Music presents its annual hands-on workshops for high school student string players preparing for All-State competition. This event is free and open to the public, but does require registration. For more information, please contact Susie GroverClick here for more information and to register!

Vocal Arts Festival

Sunday & Monday, October 5-6, 2014, all day
Davis & Great Hall, GBPAC

The UNI School of Music presents its annual Vocal Arts Festival for high school student vocalists preparing for All-State competition and interested in vocal music at UNI. This event is free and open to the public, but does require registration. For more information, please contact john.wiles@uni.edu.

Piano & Organ Festival

Sunday, October 12, 2014, 8 a.m. 
Davis Hall, GBPAC

The UNI School of Music presents its annual Piano and Organ Festival. For more information or to register, click here.

Northern Festival of Bands

Thursday - Saturday, February 12-14, 2015
Russell Hall & GBPAC

The Northern Festival of Bands is an annual honor band festival open to high school band students which typically hosts over 40 schools and over 250 individual students in a weekend long event. This year the festival will be held February 6-8, 2014. The event will feature performances by the UNI Wind Symphony and UNI Symphonic Band on Friday evening as well as Saturday afternoon’s performance featuring solo competition winners, the festival’s percussionist groups, Festival Concert Band and Festival Symphony Band. 

Information for 2015 is coming soon! Click here for more information from 2014. 

Tallcorn Jazz Festival

Friday & Saturday, February 20-21, 2015 - performances at 7:15 p.m. both nights
Bengtson Auditorium and various halls

The Beta Nu Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia and the UNI School of Music invite you and your band to the 60th Annual Tallcorn Jazz Festival and 64th Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz Concerts to be held on February 21 and 22, 2014, on the UNI campus. For more information, click here. Concerts for this event are ticketed. For tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX.