Tag: Music

Lyrik und Lieder: An Evening of German Art Song and Poetry

Students in the UW-Green Bay German and Music programs will be performing an evening of “Lyrik und Lieder” at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 in newly renovated Studio Arts 101. Music vocalists and German literature students are pairing up for an evening performance of German poetry (Lyrik) and German art songs (Lieder). The vocal students […]

Singing the praises of the Studio Arts remodel

Choral class in new rehearsal space

State-of-the-art rehearsal, recording studio 
space is a campus and community asset Ask Professors Randy Meder and Kevin Collins about the recent upgrades to the rehearsal space within the UW-Green Bay Music program and they’re likely to respond in song. That’s how good the new acoustics are. Renovations in the Studio Arts building, including a high-tech […]

Photo gallery: Jazz Fest 47

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UW-Green Bay Music program held its 47th annual  Jazz Fest on Saturday, Jan. 28 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Each year this jazz festival draws middle- and high-school students from across the region for a day of ensemble performances and clinic and master clinic sessions. The event […]

Battle of The Bands returns Feb. 28

Back by popular demand, “Battle of The Bands,” sponsored by Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society, will be held at 7 p.m. Feb. 28 in the Phoenix Room of the University Union. Proceeds benefit the “Give the Kids the World” and “myTeamTRIUMPH” Wisconsin chapter. Doors open 6:45 p.m. There will be bucket raffles, a 50/50 […]

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Review: Jazz Fest 47 evolutionary

Concise, hot, warm, knowing, flowing, fun, energized, crisp, interesting and mindful — just a few of the words Warren Gerds used to describe Saturday’s Jazz Fest 47 in his WFRV review. He praised all participants for their performance of the broad palette that UW-Green Bay John Salerno’s music offers. Read his full review.

Video: Sci-fi film ‘Metropolis’ will be screened with a live world premiere film score, April 28

One-Night performance is scheduled for Friday, Apr. 28, Weidner Center University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Music will present a screening of the 1927 sci-fi film Metropolis along with a live performance of a world premiere film score by the UW-Green Bay Chorale, Wind Ensemble and Studio Orchestra. The one-night performance is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday, […]

UW-Green Bay’s Jazz Fest 47 features The Ryan Frane Trio and Green Bay Jazz Orchestra

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s music tradition Jazz Fest will take place at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. It is the 47th annual jazz musical festival at the University. The event will feature The Ryan Frane Trio and the […]

UW-Green Bay to screen ‘sci-fi’ Metropolis with world premiere film score

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One-Night performance is scheduled for Friday, Apr. 28, Weidner Center Green Bay, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Music will present a screening of the 1927 “sci-fi” film Metropolis along with a live performance of a world premiere film score by the UW-Green Bay Chorale, Wind Ensemble and Studio Orchestra. The one-night performance is scheduled […]

Meredith is active in keeping alive Dvorak’s memory

UW-Green Bay’s Prof. Sarah Meredith (Music, Women’s and Gender Studies) was the cover feature of the Tuesday, January 3, 2017 issue of the Calmar Courier, for her role in preserving Czech composer Antonin Dvorak’s local ties. The piece is as follows. Dvorak’s Memory Remains Professor Active with Keeping Alive Remembrance By Michael Hohenbrink Editor In […]

Take a Scroll through UW-Green Bay’s Top 16 Moments of 2016

Friends, fans and family of UW-Green Bay have witnessed some monumental moments this year, bashing records, basking in international spotlights and celebrating major accomplishments. Take a scroll through the best moments of 2016 at UW-Green Bay: Green Bay men’s and women’s basketball teams experience March Madness For the first time since 1994, both Green Bay […]