Tag: Music

UW-Green Bay Music Faculty Establishing New Philharmonic Orchestra

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Weidner Philharmonic to Compliment Market’s Existing Orchestral Offerings Green Bay, Wis. — Buoyed by the strong community response to the orchestral concert that opened its 25th anniversary season in 2018, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay music faculty and UW-Green Bay’s Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, announced today the establishment of the Weidner Center Philharmonic Orchestra. […]

Assistant Prof. Micheal Rector and Associate Lecturer Sylvia Hong featured in ‘The Korea Times’

Assistant Prof. Micheal Rector (Music) and Associate Lecturer Sylvia Hong (Music) were recently profiled by The Korea Times. The two pianists have toured the U.S., Korea and Europe extensively, and arrived in Korea for their concert at the Far East Art Hall. “Playing music with someone you love and respect is a joy. Not that we agree on […]

Associate Prof. Sherman shares contemporary musicals for golden age lovers on ‘CAHSS and Effect’

Associate Prof. Courtney Sherman (Music) has shared a list of contemporary musicals that are perfect for those who are fans of the “golden age” of musicals. “There’s something to be said about a solid Golden Age musical.  The large production numbers, the elements of romance and/or comedy, the comfort of plot predictability, and of course, […]

Reminder: Chamber Ensembles performance on Wednesday (May 8)

Presented by UW-Green Bay Music, Chamber Ensembles will be performing at the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. From complex African rhythms, to lofty brass fanfares and the avant-garde sounds of post-1945 works, UW-Green Bay Chamber Ensembles offer something for every musical taste. Hand Drumming and New Music Ensembles, […]

‘Beginnings’ by Tomás Dominguez, tenor, will be performed at Weidner Center on Sunday (May 12)

Presented by UW-Green Bay Music, Associate Lecturer Tomás Dominguez (Music), a classically trained tenor, will give a recital that features the “beginnings” of works by Fauré, Dvorak, Mozart, Richard Adler, Michael Torke and Bernstein. Dominguez will be joined by Pam Heiser, piano and Victoria Dominguez, Connor Zuber, Linda Feldman and Aleksandr Gerhartz. This recital will take place at […]

Reminder: Concert Choir and University Singers performance on Tuesday (May 7)

The Concert Choir and University Singers will be performing at the Weidner Center on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. The UW-Green Bay Concert Choir, conducted by Associate Prof. Randall Meder (Music), is the premier choral ensemble of UW-Green Bay. For this concert they will be performing several nature-themed pieces. The University Singers, conducted […]

Final reminder: UW-Green Bay Jazz Ensembles, May 2

Presented by UW-Green Bay Music, Jazz Ensembles will be performing at the Weidner Center on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. Led by directors Adam Gaines and John Salerno, UW-Green Bay has a long enjoyed a tradition of excellence in Jazz. For the last Jazz Ensembles concert of the season, Jazz Ensembles I and II […]