Tag: 6:30 Concert Series

‘(There’s No Place Like) Swing for the Holidays’ is ‘remarkable’ according to Gerds

“(There’s No Place Like) Swing for the Holidays,” the latest installment in UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series brought in a rave review. “At the core, it was a remarkable event,” Warren Gerds, Critic at Large writes. The review touches on the singing, instruments and staging, among other elements, that all helped deliver a fantastic performance […]

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series continues Dec. 12, with ‘Swing for the Holidays’

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series continues its season with, “(There’s No Place Like) Swing for the Holidays – Featuring the Music of Ella Fitzgerald” on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Cofrin Family Hall. The concert features the holiday music of Ella Fitzgerald (as […]

Reminder: ‘(There’s No Place Like) Swing for the Holidays’ coming to Weidner Center, Dec. 12

“(There’s No Place Like) Swing for the Holidays,” presented by the 6:30 Concert Series, will be taking place at the Weidner Center on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. The performance will feature the music of Ella Fitzgerald, as sung by Associate Prof. Courtney Sherman (Music), with appearances by the Green Bay Jazz Orchestra […]

Reminder: “Akros Percussion Collective,” is tonight, Nov. 27

The 6:30 Concert Series continues with “Akros Percussion Collective” tonight, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. Akros is a gathering of percussionists dedicated to the aesthetic sensibilities of new and experimental percussion music. This event is free and open to the public. Learn more.

Two UW-Green Bay events highlighted as top holiday concerts in the area, the Post-Crescent reports

Two performances coming to UW-Green Bay, “Mannheim Steamroller Christmas” on Tuesday, Dec. 4 at 7:30 p.m. and “(There’s No Place Like) Swing for the Holidays” on Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 6:30 p.m., have been selected as the top holiday concerts in the area. Read the full story.

Coming to the Weidner Center: Akros Percussion Collective, No Place Like Swing and more

Here’s what is coming to your Weidner Center: The Akros Percussion Collective is Nov. 27 as part of the 6:30 Concert Series. Founded in 2006, Akros is a gathering of percussionists dedicated to the aesthetic sensibilities of new and experimental percussion music. The performance is sponsored by Doctors in Recital and is funded in part […]

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series continues on November 27, 2018 with ‘Akros Percussion Ensemble’

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series continues its season with, “Akros Percussion Ensemble” on Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. Akros is a gathering of percussionists dedicated to the aesthetic sensibilities of new and experimental percussion music. Founded in 2006, the collective includes Matt Dudack, […]

6:30 Concert Series continues with “Akros Percussion Collective” on Tuesday, Nov. 27

The 6:30 Concert Series will continue with “Akros Percussion Collective” on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. Akros is a gathering of percussionists dedicated to the aesthetic sensibilities of new and experimental percussion music. This event is free and open to the public. Learn more.

Reminder: Next 6:30 Concert, the Florentine Opera Company, tomorrow (Oct. 23)

The Florentine Opera Company, featuring the Donald and Donna Baumgartner Studio Artists, as a part of the 6:30 Concert Series, will be performing at the Weidner Center on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018. The Florentine Opera Company is Wisconsin’s oldest fully professional performing arts organization and the sixth-oldest opera company in the United States. The company, which […]

Next 6:30 concert: Maria Murawska Piano Recital set for Monday, Oct. 29

Prof. Maria Murawska (Music), a concert pianist visiting from the Academy of Music in Bydgoszcz, Poland, will be performing a program of piano selections by Fredrick Chopin on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center as a part of the 6:30 Concert Series. This event is free and open to the public. […]