UNO Jazz Camp featuring the Jim Widner Big Band
The UNO Jazz Camp is now full and we are no longer accepting registrations.
The 2019 camp will be June 9-14
Click here to register for the 2019 UNO Jazz Camp!
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Click here for FAQ's about the online registration process.
Click here for final camp details and audition music.
Click here to take the online Jazz Camp Theory Placement Exam.
Exams must be completed by June 1!
The final UNO Jazz Camp Concert at 6:30pm on Friday, June 14 is SOLD OUT!
We will be piloting the idea of a live stream to the recital hall (no ticket required) but can not guarantee the quality of the audio or video.
What to bring:
- Instruments including amps, drum kits
- Folding Music Stand
- Students will need lunch or money for lunch in the Food Court
- Students are not allowed to leave campus for lunch
Fees and Tuition
Student tuition and fees are $400 after May 15. Prior to May
- Theory Classes
- Improvisation Classes
- Group Listening
- Six concerts with the Jim Widner Big Band
A $25 group discount will be applied if 10 or more students from the same school register by May 15!
- A limited number of partial scholarships are available
- Contact Dr. Peter Madsen for more information at 402.554.2297 or email@example.com by May 1
All Jim Widner Big Band Concerts are open to the public. A $10 ticket is good for one or all concerts. Tickets are required for the Friday night concert.
- Monday-Thursday | 3:30 P.M.
- Friday | 6:30 P.M.
Sunday, June 9
|1:30-4 P.M.||Registration and Auditions. Students will be e-mailed an exact time for their audition.|
Monday-Friday, June 10-14
|Meeting for ALL campers in the Strauss Concert Hall (Monday Only)|
8:30 - 9:20 A.M.
|Ear Training Class|
|9:30 - 10:50 A.M.||Jazz Ensemble Rehearsal or History|
|11:00 - 11:50 A.M.||Masterclasses|
|12:00 - 12:50 P.M.||Lunch|
|1:00 - 1:50 P.M.||Improvisation Class|
|2:00 - 3:20 P.M.||Jazz Ensemble Rehearsal or History|
|3:30 - 4:30 P.M.||Jim Widner Big Band Concert|
|4:30 P.M.||Camp Concludes (Monday-Thursday)|
On Friday classes conclude at 3:20 P.M. and the final concert will begin at 6:30 P.M.
Students will perform as the opening act for the internationally known Jim Widner Big Band in the Strauss Performing Arts Center Concert Hall at 6:30 P.M. on Friday, June 14. Family members, teachers a