Tag: Music

Warren Gerds highlights busy time in theatre, including several productions at UW-Green Bay

Warren Gerds, critic at large for WeAreGreenBay, highlighted the surge in theatrical fare in Northeast Wisconsin, which includes productions connected to UW-Green Bay, including “Julius Caesar,” the UW-Green Bay Wind Ensemble, Studio Orchestra and Symphonic Band, ‘An Evening with David Sedaris,” UW-Green Bay Jazz Ensembles and news regarding TEDxUW-Green Bay. Read more.

Reminder: ‘Sylvia Hong and Michael Rector, duo pianists’ performance on Sunday, May 5

Presented by UW-Green Bay Music, “Sylvia Hong and Michael Rector, duo pianists” will perform on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 3 p.m. in Fort Howard Hall in the Weidner Center. UW-Green Bay Music faculty members Hong and Rector return to the Weidner Center for the first time since their performance in the Olympic city of Gangneung […]

UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus Lakeshore Wind Ensemble presents ‘A Journey through Eastern Europe’ May 4

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus Lakeshore Wind Ensemble (LWE) will present a thrilling evening of music with “A Journey through Eastern Europe” on Saturday, May 4, 2019. The concert conducted by Marc Sackman (LWE conductor and music director), will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Capitol Civic Centre. LWE will performance will include […]

Spring MUSE concert at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus on Thursday, May 2

The Spring MUSE Concert (Music of the University Soloists and Ensembles) will be taking place at the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus in the Fine Arts Theatre on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 7 p.m. The Jazz Ensemble, the University Chorus and the Vocal Jazz Ensemble will use this concert to begin the official end of year […]

Reminder: WSMA volunteers needed

UW-Green Bay is once again the host campus for the Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) State Festival. This year it will be taking place on Saturday, May 4, 2019 and your help is needed: Friday, May 3, 2019 (15-20 volunteers needed for set-up) Saturday, May 4, 2019 (Hundreds of volunteers needed for runners and logistics) […]

UW-Green Bay Music presents ‘Sylvia Hong and Michael Rector, duo pianists’

GREEN BAY – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Music presents “Faculty Recital: Sylvia Hong and Michael Rector, duo pianists” Sunday, May 5, 2019 in Fort Howard Hall, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts at 3 p.m. UW-Green Bay Music faculty members Hong and Rector return to the Weidner Center for the first time since their performance […]

Final 6:30 Concert, ‘Man with a Movie Camera,’ highlighted by Warren Gerds

Critic at large Warren Gerds applauds Prof. Michelle McQuade Dewhirst (Music) for her work for ‘Man with a Movie Camera,’ the next installment for the 6:30 Concert Series that will be taking place on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Prof. Michelle McQuade Dewhirst has written new score for the silent film ‘Man […]

Reminder: Next installment in 6:30 Concert Series, ‘Man with a Movie Camera,’ set for Tuesday (April 23)

The next installment of the 6:30 Concert Series, “Man with a Movie Camera,” will be taking place on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the Cofrin Family Hall in the Weidner Center. This event is free and open to the public. Film magazine Sight & Sound placed Russian director Dziga Vertov’s 1929 film “Man with […]

Reminder: Wind Ensemble, Studio Orchestra and Symphonic Band to perform on Friday, April 26

Toe-tapping marches, rousing movie scores, contemporary compositions and Romantic symphonies. Join conductor Kevin Collins as he directs the UW-Green Bay’s Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band and Orchestra on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center for an evening of exciting symphonic music. The Symphonic Band features students from across campus and performs […]