Tag: Phoenix Pep Band

Campus, community invited for UW-Green Bay Day at Lambeau Field

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay invites campus and community members to attend UW-Green Bay Day at Lambeau Field Saturday, Nov. 15. This something-for-everyone event takes place from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Lambeau Field Atrium, and is free and open to the public. UW-Green Bay is a Higher Education Partner of the Green Bay Packers. […]

Photographer Becker has sideline view of the storied Green Bay Packers

Matt Becker has a front row seat for one of the most historic franchises in the NFL, the Green Bay Packers. The 2008 Communication graduate is a team assistant photographer for the Packers and associate photo editor for digital media at ESPN. “Sports were a big part of my life when I was growing up, […]

Wanted: Drum-set player for Phoenix Pep Band

Phoenix Pep Band Director Eric Hansen of the UW-Green Bay Music faculty once again is offering an awesome opportunity: the chance to be the band’s drum-set player for the academic year. The gig involves playing at men’s and women’s basketball home and tournament games for 2012-13 (with some leeway for occasional illness, schedule conflicts, etc.). […]

Want a free trip to the NCAA tournament? Can you play the drums?

Phoenix Pep Band Director Eric Hansen of the UW-Green Bay music faculty is advertising a unique opportunity: the chance to be the band’s drum-set player for the spring 2012 semester. The student who successfully auditions will get a paid stipend and the chance to enjoy exciting Phoenix Athletics action. An NCAA trip for the Phoenix […]

Newcomer makes noise with Pep Band debut

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Tom Harden left his usual seat in the stands for an end zone spot with the Phoenix Pep Band last Saturday (Feb. 5) as the women’s basketball team hosted Youngstown State. A trumpet player in his youth who has also played percussion, Harden joined Prof. Eric Hansen’s group after a few weeks […]

UW-Green Bay to present brass and clarinet ensembles

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is hosting a brass and clarinet ensembles concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 6. The event will take place in Fort Howard Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, 2420 Nicolet Drive, and is free and open to the public. The Phoenix Brass will begin the concert with […]

Chris Dinse ‘10 snares a cool gig with Packers Tundra Line

By weekday, recent University of Wisconsin-Green Bay graduate Chris Dinse is a music teacher in the Green Bay Area Public School District. By weekend, he’s one of 20-plus percussionists spending their free time performing with the Green Bay Packers drumline — the Tundra Line. Its popularity boosted by the 2002 movie “Drumline” starring Nick Canon, […]

Thanks to those who hosted Covenant Day

UW-Green Bay pulled out all the stops for nearly 200 area middle school students who toured campus April 28 for Wisconsin Covenant Day hosted by Gov. Jim Doyle. The Phoenix Pep Band and Phlash Phoenix got things rolling for the 9:30 a.m. program in the Union’s Phoenix Room. Following remarks and a short ceremony, the […]