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. A concert will be held on Monday, Oct. 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the Great Hall, GBPAC. This event does require registration. For more information, please contact John.Wiles@uni.edu.
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Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor and conductor Ronald Johnson, the Wind Symphony will offer a shared concert with the Symphonic Band, conducted by Danny Galyen. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX.
UNI School of Music faculty artists Randall Harlow, Mariko Morita and Randy Grabowski will present a collaborative organ and trumpet recital. This event is free and open to the public.
Due to an unexpected injury, this guest artist recital has been cancelled. We apologize for the short notice!
UNI jazz combos, coordinated by Chris Merz and graduate assistant directors, will offer a concert featuring jazz standards and new arrangements. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting artist Patrick Nyren will present a euphonium recital. Nyren is a member of the U.S. Army 1st Armored Division Band and winner/finalist of numerous national euphonium performance competitions. A graduate of University of North Texas, Patrick was a 2014 recipient of the Finley R. Hamilton Outstanding Military Musician Award. This event is free and open to the public.
The UNI School of Music presents a brand new, day-long event for brass players. Events will include brass master classes as part of our All State Brass Workshop, as well as interactive sessions with UNI faculty artists and a 5 p.m. final concert featuring participating students in like-instrument ensembles as well as in a large massed ensemble. The Northern Brass Quintet will complete the program with their own selections. For more information, contact Anthony.Williams@uni.edu.
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. To register, please visit www.uni.edu/music or call 319-273-2025.
Get ready for a celebration and join us for a musical romance! The evening will be filled with exceptional performances by student and faculty musicians, as well as a dazzling post-concert champagne reception where the music and excitement of the evening continue. The concert will feature James Linahon (‘73), exceptional musician and producer from Los Angeles, conducting the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra in a tribute to his touring days with Frank Sinatra. Also featured: over a dozen exceptional UNI faculty artists, the Northern Iowa Wind Symphony, Concert Chorale, UNI percussion studio, the Northern Iowa Flute Choir, Opera UNI and more! Please join us for this exciting event and help support student scholarships at UNI’s School of Music. For more information on this event or becoming a Special Donor, contact Caroline Boehmer at (319) 273-2028. To order tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX.
Members of the UNI Cantorei, Wind Symphony and Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra will collaborate under the direction of conductor John Len Wiles to present a cantata (selection to be announced) by J.S. Bach. This event is free and open to the public.