Tag: jazz fest

UW-Green Bay Jazz Ensembles to take place on Thursday, Mar. 14

UW-Green Bay Jazz Ensembles will be performed on Thursday, Mar. 14, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in the University Theatre located in UW-Green Bay’s Theatre Hall building. Led by directors Adam Gaines and John Salerno, UW-Green Bay has a long enjoyed a tradition of excellence in jazz and hosts UW-Green Bay Jazz Fest, one of the […]

UW-Green Bay Jazz Fest 49 is Jan. 26, 2019

“With an energized and ambitious jazz faculty at UW-Green Bay, a successful 6:30 Concert Series, and concert venues like the east side’s Blue Opus friendly to jazz, it’s plain to see that jazz culture is on the rise in Green Bay. And, as one of contemporary jazz’s hottest acts comes to town to headline Jazz […]

The Bad Plus is featured guest for Jazz Fest 49, Saturday, Jan. 26

The Bad Plus will be the featured guest artist for UW-Green Bay’s historic Jazz Fest 49 and will be performing at the Weidner Center on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Since its outset, iconic trio The Bad Plus has dared to be different, challenging all preconceived notions of jazz. With their unique blend of influences, […]

Triple Jazzfest to take place on UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus on Monday, Nov. 19

Triple Jazzfest will be coming to UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the University Theater. Wade Heinen’s Jazz Ensemble I from South High School will open the festivities, Associate Lecturer Paul Sucherman (Music) will lead the Jazz Ensemble of UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus and Jeff Schieble’s Generations Big Band will be […]

Mark your calendars! Triple Jazz Festival to be performed at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus on Nov. 19

The Triple Jazz Festival will be performed at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the University Theater. Performances will include the South High School Jazz Ensemble I, led by Mr. Wade Heinen, the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus Jazz Ensemble led by Associate Lecturer Paul Sucherman (Music) and special […]

Photos: Jazz Fest 48

Jazz Fest 48

UW-Green Bay hosted its 48th annual Jazz Fest, a celebration of all things jazz, on Saturday (Jan. 27, 2018). One of the oldest of its kind in Wisconsin, Jazz Fest 48 encompassed a full day of student performances, clinics and master classes. The festival culminated in student performances followed by the professional Green Bay Jazz Orchestra […]

Fox 11 covers Janet Planet’s return to the Weidner

Jazz singer Janet Planet is headlining UW-Green Bay’s Jazz Fest 48 this weekend. The 48th edition of the festival begins Saturday with student performances, clinics and master classes. At 6 p.m., students will take to the Weidner Center stage for performances. At 7 p.m., the professional Green Bay Jazz Orchestra, along with vocalist Janet Planet, […]

Phoenix Friday is back in full force with a Chartwells discount

Phoenix Friday is back, and so are the savings. On Jan. 26, all drinkware is 25% off at The Phoenix Bookstore. Chartwells is getting on board this semester with 15% off total purchases at both The Garden Cafe and Rosewood Cafe locations IF you show your Phoenix Pride by wearing your Phoenix apparel. Need something […]

Janet Planet Returns to Weidner Center at Jazz Fest 48 with the Green Bay Jazz Orchestra

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay presents Jazz Fest 48 starring Janet Planet on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. Now in its 48th year, Jazz Fest is a celebration of all things jazz. One of the oldest of its kind in Wisconsin, Jazz Fest 48 encompasses a full day of student performances, clinics and […]