Tag: 360° Thursdays concerts

Sounds of ‘6:30 Thursdays’ concert series feature Sylvia Hong and Michael Rector

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay continues its “music from every angle” 6:30 Thursdays experience with a two-piano duo/ husband and wife team, Sylvia Hong and Michael Rector. They will be presenting “The Music Trance” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, October 15 in Fort Howard Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts at UW-Green Bay. […]

Fall lineup includes pianist Rector, composer McQuade Dewhirst, others

Following Matheny’s performance, remaining 2015 “6:30 Thursdays” concerts are: • Oct. 15 — “The Music Trance”
 Pianists Sylvia Hong and Michael Rector • Nov. 5 — “Travelogue”
 Marimba/clarinet duo Transient Canvas • Nov. 12 — “Piano Per Diem: 30 Piano Pieces in 30 Days”
 Pianists Holly Roadfeldt and Michael Rector perform compositions by Michelle McQuade […]

McQuade Dewhirst shares progress report on ‘Piano Per Diem’

Composer and Associate Professor of Music Michelle McQuade Dewhirst is just past the halfway point of her Piano Per Diem project. During the month of September, she’s writing a new work for solo piano every day. The 30 pieces will be performed at the “6:30 Thursdays” concert series event on Nov. 12. In the meantime, […]

360° Thursdays highlights Chopin in ‘Stories without Words’

UW-Green Bay Music will highlight the music of Frederic Chopin in “Stories without Words,” the next installment of its 360° Thursdays concert series, at 6:30 p.m. April 9 in Fort Howard Hall at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. UW-Green Bay faculty member and pianist Michael Rector will take the listener on a musical […]

Next 360° Thursdays concert, ‘Stories without Words’

UW-Green Bay Music will highlight the music of Frederic Chopin in “Stories without Words,” the next installment of its 360° Thursdays concert series, at 6:30 p.m. April 9 in Fort Howard Hall at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. UW-Green Bay faculty member and pianist Michael Rector will take the listener on a musical […]

360° Thursday: Modern jazz, Slovak trio, Polish composer

UW-Green Bay Music will examine modern jazz though an Eastern European lens, presenting the music of Krzysztof Komeda in the next installment of its 360° Thursdays concert series, at 6:30 p.m. March 5 in Fort Howard Hall at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. UW-Green Bay Music Profs. Adam Gaines and John Salerno, trumpet […]

Next 360° Thursdays: Modern jazz, Slovak trio, Polish composer

UW-Green Bay Music will examine modern jazz though an Eastern European lens, presenting the music of Krzysztof Komeda in the next installment of its 360° Thursdays concert series, at 6:30 p.m. March 5 in Fort Howard Hall at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Komeda was an important member of the modern jazz scene […]

Big weekend for music, laughs, theatre on campus

Just a reminder: The end of February brings another rush of popular performances at the Weidner Center. Starting with: • 360° Thursdays: ‘The Eclectic Music of Frank Felice,’ the guest artist hosted by the Music program, at 6:30 p.m. this Thursday (Feb. 26) in Fort Howard Hall read more • The romantic comedy ‘Months on […]

360° Thursdays features ‘Eclectic Music of Frank Felice’ on Feb. 26


UW-Green Bay Music will present “The Sacred and Profane: The Eclectic Music of Frank Felice,” the next installment in its free 360° Thursdays concert series, at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 26 in the Weidner’s Fort Howard Hall. Felice, a nationally known composer with a “postmodern mischievousness,” will offer insights about his music, converse with the audience […]

Composer Frank Felice to be featured during next 360° Thursdays lecture-concert event

UW-Green Bay Music will present “The Sacred and Profane: The Eclectic Music of Frank Felice,” the next installment in its 360° Thursdays concert series, at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 26 in Fort Howard Hall at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Felice, an eclectic composer with a postmodern mischievousness, will offer insights about his music, […]