Tag: Music

Next 6:30 Concert Series, ‘a very small consortium’ is Tuesday, Feb. 12

The next 6:30 Concert Series performance is, “a very small consortium,” at the Weidner Center on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. This innovative ensemble consists of UW-Green Bay music faculty and friends performing miniature morsels of music. This event is free. Learn more.

Women in 19th Century Musical Works to be performed tomorrow (Feb. 2)

Women in 19th Century Music, presented by UW-Green Bay Women’s and Gender studies, will be performed on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at 7 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. Featuring Yoojeong Lee, piano with special guest Marisa Balistreri, soprano, the recital focuses on inspirational women from 19th-century musical works, showcasing characters who were […]

6:30 Concert Series continues Jan. 29 with a bonus event ‘Minutemen Brass Quintet’ of the Wis. National Guard

Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series continues its season with a BONUS 6:30 Concert Series event “Minutemen Brass Quintet of the Wisconsin Army National Guard’s 132nd Army Band” on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. The Minutemen Brass Quintet was formed in […]

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 […]

Critic Gerds says Music’s Sherman and ‘Requiem’ are his top 2 and 3

Critic at Large Warren Gerds looked back at the Best Local Presentations of 2018. He had plenty to say about Giuseppe Verdi’s “Requiiem,” “Nunsense; The Musical” and overall incredible performances by UW-Green Bay music faculty member Courtney Sherman. See the look back, here. Theatre on the Bay’s (Marinette Campus) “Urinetown” and Green Bay Campus’ “Silent […]

Prof. Sarah Meredith Livingston serves on jury at international voice competition

UW-Green Bay Prof. Sarah Meredith Livingston (Music) was invited to be a member of the international jury at the 53rd International Dvorak Voice Competition in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic, November 7-17, 2018. In the week-long event, 106 singers from 26 countries participated, culminating in a public concert at the end of the week. Meredith Livingston and […]

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, […]

‘(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 […]