The School of Music will host Robert Duke, whose research on human learning and behavior spans multiple disciplines, including motor skill learning, cognitive psychology and neuroscience. His most recent work explores procedural memory consolidation and the cognitive processes engaged during musical improvisation. A former studio musician and public school music teacher, he has worked closely with children at-risk, both in the public schools and through the juvenile justice system.
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Under the direction of UNI School of Music visiting artist and conductor Dyan Meyer the UNI Women's Chorus will join together with UNI Singers, conducted by professor and conductor John Len Wiles, to offer a shared fall concert. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX.
Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor and conductor Ronald Johnson, the Wind Symphony will offer a shared concert with UNI Jazz Band One, directed by Chris Merz. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX.
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.
Join us as we take you on a musical world tour! The 30th Annual Scholarship Benefit concert will feature music by the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra, the UNI Opera Ensemble, UNI percussion ensembles, Jazz Band One, faculty artist Sean Botkin, piano, members of the UNI flute studio, UNI Symphonic Band with combined choirs, as well as the Northern Iowa Wind Symphony with the Varsity Men’s Glee Club and more! Proceeds from the concert benefit scholarships for current School of Music students. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX.
A one-day clinic will be offered for beginning and intermediate colorguard members with instruction by UNI’s colorguard coach, Amy Hunzelman. The day will consist of spinning basics, tosses, marching and movement, with sessions focusing on student leadership and colorguard choreography. Participants are asked to bring their own flag pole and silk.
8 am - 5 pm, Russell Hall The UNI Community Music School will present their fall recitals. For more information, visit http://www.uni.edu/music/communitymusicschool. Contact: Caroline Boehmer; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; phone: 319-273-2028. Tickets/Registration: This event is free and open to the public.
Guest artist Karel Keldermans, carillonneur, will perform at noon at the Campanile on the UNI Campus. Bring your lunch and join us outside for a one of a kind musical experience! This event is free and open to the public.