Tag: 6:30 Concerts

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series returns for sixth year

Line-up includes the holiday music of Ella Fitzgerald and a new, live film score GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series returns with “Lydia Frumkin, piano,” Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. It will be the first of seven performances in the series by UW-Green Bay music faculty and guests […]

Gypsy Trip: Live recording session is Thursday

Final reminder, reservations are strongly encouraged as UW-Green Bay Music’s 2017-2018 6:30 Concert Series at the Weidner Center completes its season, Thursday, April 26 with local favorite, Gypsy Trip. The band brings its eclectic blend of gypsy jazz, pop influences and original compositions back to Fort Howard Hall — with a twist! Patrons can come […]

6:30 Concert Series – Percussion: Classical to Contemporary

Concert at the Weidner Center, March 29, 2018 Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Music’s 6:30 Concert Series continues with “Percussion: Classical to Contemporary” on Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in Fort Howard Hall at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. The event is free and open to the public. […]

Next 6:30 Concert Series features ‘Duets’

Performing at the Weidner Center on March 5, 2018 Green Bay, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Music’s 6:30 Concert Series continues with “Duets” on Monday, March 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. The event is free and open to the public. Inspired by a concept popularized by Frank Sinatra […]

Professors Salerno and Sherman host an evening of ‘Duets’

UW-Green Bay Music’s 6:30 Concert Series continues with “Duets” on Monday, March 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. Inspired by a concept popularized by Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett, saxophonist John Salerno and soprano Courtney Sherman will host an evening of duets with an array of duet partners. The performance […]

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series, Duo Piano Recital, is ‘warm-up’ for Winter Olympics concert in South Korea

Michael Rector and Sylvia Hong present a duo-pianist concert

Green Bay, Wis. — When University of Wisconsin-Green Bay faculty members Michael Rector and Sylvia Hong, present a duo-pianist concert at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 5, 2018, it will be with preparation in mind for a Feb. 13, 2018 concert in PyeongChang, South Korea, host site of the Winter Olympics. Hong and Rector were in Korea last […]

Critic-at-Large Gerds likes what he heard from ‘Birth of Cool’

Critic-at-Large Warren Gerds was one of the overflow crowd in Fort Howard Hall of the Weidner Center Wednesday night for Birth of the Cool, a 6:30 Series performance. Audience members packed the place, filling up nearly 50 extra seats while another 75-or-so were accommodated in the Weidner Center Grand Foyer to watch the livestream. All […]

Be cool. Attend the 6:30 Concert Series next week

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series continues with “Miles Davis’ Birth of the Cool” on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. It is free and open to the public. Performers will recreate the 1957 album “Birth of the Cool” — a creative collaboration between then up-and-coming trumpeter Miles […]

Reminder: UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series kicks-off Friday, Sept. 29

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series will begin with “Exploring the Clarinet Repertoire” with clarinetist Eric Hansen and pianist Jennifer Larsen Page on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. This event is free and open to the public, with donations gladly accepted for the benefit of UW-Green Bay’s […]

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series opens with ‘Exploring the Clarinet Repertoire’ Sept. 29

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series begins with ‘Exploring the Clarinet Repertoire with Eric Hansen’ GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series opens its season with, “Exploring the Clarinet Repertoire,” with clarinetist Eric Hansen and pianist Jennifer Larsen Page on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort […]