Green Bay, Wis. — The Civic Symphony of Green Bay’s season finale concert, postponed due to inclement weather, has been rescheduled. The performance of Verdi’s Requiem will now take place Sunday, May 13, at 7:30 p.m. on the Weidner Center stage.
UW-Green Bay Prof. Randall Meder (Music) is Chorus Master for the concert and is coordinating the choirs from UW-Green Bay, UW-Marinette and St. Norbert College as well as the Dudley Birder Chorale, the Green Bay Choral Artists, West Shore Chorale and Silver Lake College. The Civic Symphony of Green Bay will be conducted by Seong-Kyung Graham and soloists are UW-Green Bay Prof. Courtney Sherman, soprano; Katherine Donner, mezzo-soprano; Jesse Donner, tenor and Christopher Besch, bass-baritone.
This is a collaboration concert with UW-Green Bay Music featuring a mass choir made up of singers from the UW-Green Bay Concert Choir, the UW-Green Bay University Singers, St. Norbert College Chamber Singers, UW-Marinette and West Shore Chorale and Silver Lake College Chorale, as well as the Green Bay Choral Artists. The work will also feature four soloists.
Tickets are still available for purchase. Tickets from the previously scheduled concert will be honored for the new performance date of Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Those who purchased tickets for the original concert date that cannot make the rescheduled event, can choose one of three options:
-Give the tickets to someone who can attend.
-Donate them back to the Symphony.
-Request a refund.
(Those unable to attend on May 13, 2018, are asked to return tickets to Ticket Star by May 10, 2018 for a refund. The mailing address is: 1901 South Oneida Street, Green Bay, WI 54304. Please call Ticket Star at 920-494-3401 with any further questions about refunds, or if your tickets were being held in Will Call.)
Tickets are still available. The evening performance will be a “first” for the Civic Symphony on the Weidner Center stage, who until now have performed at the Meyer Theatre in downtown Green Bay. Established in 1995, the Civic Symphony of Green Bay is an all-volunteer orchestra composed of professional musicians and amateurs from all walks of life and from many communities of Northeastern Wisconsin. For more information about the Civic Symphony of Green Bay, visit: http://www.gbcivic.org.
Tickets: Adult, advance $20; Adult, at the door $23; Senior $15; Student $10; or family of 4, $50
Purchase tickets: in person at the University Ticketing & Information Center, University Union. Call 920-465- 2400 or Ticket Star 920-494-3401 or online at WeidnerCenter.com and gbcivic.org or at the Weidner Center Box Office 90 minutes prior to the performance.
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