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Department of Music and Theatre
Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
Malloy Hall 137
Phone: 785-628-4533
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Festivals, Camps, & Competitions


We will no longer be holding The Hays Symphony Concerto Competition. Thank you to all those who have participated in the past.

Fall - September to December


FHSU High Plains Marching Festival (HPMF)
A "ratings only" Marching Band Festival perfect for bands of all sizes. The HPMF is a great first-festival experience for young bands and a rewarding end-of-the-season show for experienced bands. The date for the 2016 festival is Monday, October 24. See the HPFM web page or contact Dr. J.J. Cooper for more information.

Winter - January & February

FHSU High School Piano Competition

Spring - March, April & May

Summer - June to August

High Plains Music Camp
The 65th annual phenomenal week-long band and orchestra camp for students in grades 6-12.

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