Tag: Music

UWGB group collecting for Slovakia’s needy

A group of 30 students, including 19 nurses who are completing their Public Health Certification, along with UW-Green Bay faculty members Illene Cupit, Sarah Meredith Livingston and Janet Reilly, will be traveling abroad to Slovakia this summer. It’s a Study Abroad interdisciplinary service-learning trip (Health and Social Justice in Slovakia). The nation is rich in […]

Faculty note: Gaines is guest trumpet soloist in Slovakia

Adam Gaines, Associate Professor of Music, will be the guest trumpet soloist with the Zilina Conservatory Big Band for two concerts in Slovakia, one in Zilina and one in Martin, this Wednesday and Thursday (June 22-23). Pieces will include Charlie Parker’s “Anthropology,” Dizzy Gillespie’s “A Night in Tunisia,” and Jerome Kern’s classic ballad “Smoke Gets […]

Highlights: UW-Green Bay Theatre and Dance

Included in yesterday’s Weidner Center 2016-17 season reveal was a sneak peek of UW-Green Bay music, theatre and dance 2016-17 performances. Here are just a few: UW-Green Bay Music: Handel’s Messiah, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3 (With audience participation, this year) Jazz Fest 47, 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28 Metropolis, 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 28 […]

Vigil for those tragically killed in Orlando

UW-Green Bay’s Director of Inclusive Excellence and Pride Center, Stacie Christian and UWGB Prof. Courtney Sherman (music), will be helping to lead a public vigil this evening to remember those tragically killed in Orlando. The vigil, in which the victims names will be read, will be held at the Union Congregational United Church of Christ, […]

The Saldaña family is Green with Phoenix Phever

Saldana Family

Antonio and Judith Saldaña never lost their flame after graduating from UW-Green Bay and have passed on the spark to their two children Nicholas and Savanah. This family of four proudly represents the Phoenix green. Both Antonio and Judith grew up in Green Bay, and chose to attend UWGB because it was close to home […]

UW-Green Bay Hosts WSMA State Music Festival

GREEN BAY –Thousands of committed middle and high school student musicians from across state are anticipating the Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) State Solo & Ensemble Festival, hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay music program this weekend. This festival begins Friday, May 6, from 4 to 9 p.m. and will take place in Theatre […]

Reminder: UW-Green Bay Chamber Ensembles concert is May 5

UW-Green Bay Chamber Ensembles perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 5 at the University Theatre, Theatre Hall on campus. This event is free and open to the public. Performing will be the UW-Green Bay Brass Ensemble, directed by Associate Prof. Adam Gaines; and the UWGB Hand Drumming Ensemble, directed by Ben Hogan, Artist in Residence. […]