UW-Green Bay Music is collaborating with the Civic Symphony of Green Bay to perform Giuseppe Verdi’s Requiem, a work for four soloists, double choir and orchestra, on April 15, 2018 at 3 p.m. in Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. This performance will feature approximately 200 singers. The one-time afternoon performance will be a “first” for the Civic Symphony on the Weidner Center stage and will be the final concert of the Orchestra’s 23rd season. Show time is April 15 at 3 p.m. Tickets and more information, here.
UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Randall Meder (Music) is Chorus Master for the concert and is coordinating the choirs from UW-Green Bay, Dudley Birder Chorale, the Green Bay Choral Artists, UW-Marinette, St. Norbert College and Silver Lake College. The Civic Symphony of Green Bay will be conducted by Seong-Kyung Graham and soloists are UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Courtney Sherman (Music), soprano; Katherine Donner, mezzo-soprano; Jesse Donner, tenor and Christopher Besch, bass-baritone.
The theme of the concert is “New Site, New Sound,” as the afternoon performance will be a “first” for the Civic Symphony on the Weidner Center stage, which until now has performed at the Meyer