• Home
  • Academics
  • Orchestra menu
  • Eutin, Germany

KU Music Outreach with Eutin, Germany

2016 Information 

Auditions for summer performance internships with the Eutiner Festspiele will be held on Wednesday, December 2 from 3:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m. in David Neely’s office, 126 Murphy Hall. They will be heard by Professor Neely and Dean Walzel. Please sign up for the 10-minute auditions using the sheet posted on Professor Neely’s door by noon on Tuesday, December 1.
The auditions are open to all orchestral instrumentalists and vocalists. All auditionees must have the endorsement of their studio teacher as being ready for performing in a professional-level music festival. This endorsement can be in the form of a brief e-mail to Dina Pannabecker Evans at dpevans@ku.edu by noon on Tuesday, December 1.
Audition Repertoire
Orchestral instrumentalists should be prepared to play a solo work (an exposition of the 1st movement of a concerto is fine), and 4 orchestral excerpts of their choice.  Singers should prepare two selections, one in French and one in German.  
Internship Dates
Mid-late June (date TBD) with a return planned for Sunday, August 14, 2016.
Round-trip airfare will be provided by the KU School of Music.
Homestays will be arranged by the Festspiele, in conjunction with the Eutin Friends of Lawrence organization.
A weekly stipend will be provided to each intern by the Festspiele.
Festspiele Repertoire
Weber – Der Freischütz, Zeller – Der Vogelhändler, and Bizet – Carmen


School of Music Events
KU Today
Music students present hundreds of public concerts every year
Students perform in KU choirs, concert bands, pep bands, ensembles, symphony orchestra, and jazz combos
The school owns one of the greatest jazz record collections in the world
KU Wind Ensemble performed the world premiere of the symphony "In the Shadow of No Towers" at Carnegie Hall
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.

Friends of the School of Music