Tag: concert

Holiday choral concert features classic carols, piano duet, spirituals, mock Bach

GREEN BAY – The UW-Green Bay Chorale and Concert Choir will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 8, in the Cofrin Family Hall at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, located on the campus at 2420 Nicolet Drive. Under the direction of Music Profs. Randall Meder and Sarah Meredith Livingston, student choral […]

6:30 Thursdays caps semester’s concerts with ‘Dragons, Stones and Circuses’

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Music program presents its final 6:30 Thursdays concert of the fall semester on Dec. 3 with the program “Dragons, Stones and Circuses” featuring the work of composer David Colson. The setting for the lecture and performance will be Fort Howard Hall of the Weidner Center for the […]

Music of 1965 to be heard at Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble concert

To honor the 50th anniversary of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s founding, the University’s Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble will feature selected melodies from 1965 in their final concert of calendar year 2015, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center of the Performing Arts. Associate Prof. Kevin […]

Marimba/clarinet duo Transient Canvas is next on ‘6:30 Thursdays’

UW-Green Bay’s fall concert series 6:30 Thursdays continues Nov. 5 with “Travelogue” featuring the marimba/clarinet duo Transient Canvas. The concert begins at 6:30 p.m. in Fort Howard Hall of the Weidner Center. Transient Canvas features Amy Advocat on bass clarinet and Matt Sharrock on marimba. They’ve premiered more than 50 new works in four years, […]

Travelogue features marimba/clarinet duo Transient Canvas in next 6:30 Thursdays

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s fall concert series 6:30 Thursdays continues November 5 with “Travelogue” featuring the marimba/clarinet duo Transient Canvas. The concert begins at 6:30 p.m. in Fort Howard Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts at UW-Green Bay. Transient Canvas is a unique duo with Amy Advocat on bass clarinet and […]

What a weekend! Alumni Days in photos

Alumni Days 2015

What a weekend! A special 50th Anniversary Alumni Days gave UW-Green Bay alumni and friends a chance to reunite with the campus community October 16 and 17. Among the highlights: about 70 alumni joining the UWGB Music students and faculty in concert, excitement at the Kress with the Green Bay athletics teams, mini-Bayfest in Phoenix […]

Friday’s band concert: Sousa, Zeppelin, Hansen… and new instruments


We heard great things about last Saturday’s choral concert extravaganza – now it’s the instrumentalists’ turn. The student Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band under the direction of Prof. Kevin Collins will perform at 7:30 p.m. this Friday (Oct. 23) at the Weidner Center. Among the musical highlights will be “A Gaelic Ballad” and “Arabesque,” a […]

Sousa and Zeppelin music, faculty solo, new instruments highlight band concert

The University of Wisconsin Green Bay Music program will present a concert by the student Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23, at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, conducted by Prof. Kevin Collins, director of bands. The evening will begin with the UW-Green Bay Symphonic Band performing “Encomium” by […]

Reminder: Choral concert features Alumni all-stars, BlueWhale and more


If you missed this week’s illustrated Log Extra, don’t forget about Saturday night’s choral concert extravaganza featuring the reunion of Prof. Emeritus Trini Chavez and former alumni standouts… the return of the BlueWhale Coffeehouse concert with Claudia Schmidt… the big Phoenix Fest doings on Saturday afternoon… and the basketball-crazy Phoenix Phrenzy at the Kress.

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. […]