This event has been postponed. It now will be held on January 30, 2017.
Executive Vice President and Provost
Panther Band Day is ideal for entire marching bands or individual high school band students in grades 9-12. Our goal is to create an outstanding, positive, and friendly musical and social experience for high school band students! We hope you will enjoy the fellowship with other band students throughout the state and the fantastic performance of a massive band, playing to one of the most appreciative audiences in the country! For more information, visit www.uni.edu/marchingband/BANDDAY/bandday.html.
Visiting artist Matt Wilson will present a recital featuring UNI faculty artists. New York based drummer and Grammy nominee Matt Wilson is one of todays most celebrated jazz artists. He is universally recognized for his musical and melodic drumming style as well as being a gifted composer, bandleader, producer, and teaching artist. This event is free and open to the public.
Guest artist Zach Marley will present a tuba recital with collaborators and repertoire to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
Join us for this new and exciting School of Music event! The showcase will feature outstanding faculty and student chamber groups, as well as faculty-student collaborations in a prism concert setting. A prism concert is an interactive concert in which the different participating groups rotate sets throughout the night, allowing the audience to encounter each group on several different occasions/moods throughout the evening. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting artist Daniel Chapa will present a master class. Chapa recently served two years as a Teaching Fellow at the University of North Texas while finishing his Doctorate of Musical Arts degree. He received his Bachelor of Music from Louisiana State University in 2008, and in 2010 received his Masters of Music in Euphonium Performance degree from UNT. Danny is also a member of the euphonium section in the 531st Air National Guard Band of the Southwest, the Lone Star Wind Orchestra, the principal trombonist of the Odysseus Chamber Orchestra and a member of the Founders Tuba Euphonium Quartet. This event is free and open to the public.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Anthony Williams will present a trombone recital with collaborators and repertoire to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Randy Grabowski will present a trumpet recital with fellow faculty artist Polina Khatsko, piano. This event is free and open to the public.
The staff members of the UNI Community Music School will present a recital. This event is free and open to the public.