Tag: 6:30 Concert Series

Swing for the Holidays: Duke Ellington, Dec. 12

Swing for the Holidays, Dec. 12, 2019

UW-Green Bay’s newest holiday tradition, “Swing for the Holidays” returns on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Cofrin Family Hall. “When Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn got their hands on ‘Nutcracker Suite,’ no one would have guessed how Tchaikovsky’s sugar plum fairies could swing! Ellington, along with your jazzy holiday […]

6:30 Concert Series hosts 100-plus patrons; next concert is Nov. 5

More than 100 patrons attended the 6:30 Concert Series at the Weidner Center, on Oct. 28, 2019. Associate Prof. Michael Rector (Music) presented a concert entitled: Edges of Romanticism. Rector has performed all over the United States and internationally. Nov. 5, 2019 is the next in the series with Juxtatonal and Nick Zoulek – voice, […]

6:30 Concert Series offers something for everyone with contrasting performances

Green Bay, Wis.—University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Music’s 6:30 Concert Series seeks to reimagine the concert experience through sharing musical insights and connecting the music with the community. The series offers everything from standard repertoire to performances that blur the lines between music and theatre. Strongly contrasting musical styles will be showcased during the next two […]

6:30 Concert Series returns Sept. 16 with Pro Arte Quartet

Pro Arte Quartet

Green Bay, Wis.—On Sept. 16, 2019, Pro Arte Quartet, one of the world’s most distinguished string quartets, kicks off the first featured event of the 2019-2020 6:30 Concert Series. The 6:30 Concert Series at the Weidner Center is an exploration of music featuring composers, performers and special guests. All performances start at 6:30 p.m. and […]

6:30 Concert Series returns September 16 with Pro Arte Quartet

Pro Arte Quartet

On Sept. 16, 2019, Pro Arte Quartet, one of the world’s most distinguished string quartets, kicks-off the first featured event of the 2019-2020 6:30 Concert Series. The 6:30 Concert Series at the Weidner Center is an exploration of music featuring composers, performers and special guests. All performances start at 6:30 p.m. and last between 60 […]

Final 6:30 Concert, ‘Man with a Movie Camera,’ highlighted by Warren Gerds

Critic at large Warren Gerds applauds Prof. Michelle McQuade Dewhirst (Music) for her work for ‘Man with a Movie Camera,’ the next installment for the 6:30 Concert Series that will be taking place on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Prof. Michelle McQuade Dewhirst has written new score for the silent film ‘Man […]

Reminder: Next installment in 6:30 Concert Series, ‘Man with a Movie Camera,’ set for Tuesday (April 23)

The next installment of the 6:30 Concert Series, “Man with a Movie Camera,” will be taking place on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the Cofrin Family Hall in the Weidner Center. This event is free and open to the public. Film magazine Sight & Sound placed Russian director Dziga Vertov’s 1929 film “Man with […]

New live score and ‘Man with a Movie Camera,’ featured in 6:30 Concert, April 23

The next installment of the 6:30 Concert Series, “Man with a Movie Camera,” will be taking place on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the Cofrin Family Hall in the Weidner Center. This event is free and open to the public. Film magazine Sight & Sound placed Russian director Dziga Vertov’s 1929 film “Man with […]

Reminder: 6:30 Concert Series to present “a very small consortium” on Tuesday (April 2)

The 6:30 Concert Series will continue with “a very small consortium” on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. This event is free and open to the public. This innovative ensemble consisting of UW-Green Bay music faculty and friends performs “miniature morsels of music” that either consist of 100 or fewer or […]

Warren Gerds names Weidner Center events in overview of ‘hefty offering’ of shows in region

Two performances at the Weidner Center, “Legally Blonde,” set for Friday, March 29, 2019 at 7:30 p.m., and the 6:30 Concert Series installment “a very small consortium,” which will take place on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 6:30 p.m., were highlighted as some of the shows being offered in the region this coming week. Read […]