Tag: wind ensemble

Purchase tickets for Metropolis

Fritz Lang’s dystopian 1927 film has been called “the mother of all sci-fi films” and has been referenced in film and pop culture ever since its release. The complete 2010 restoration of the film will be screened along with the world premiere live performance of a new film score by Associate Prof. of Music Michelle McQuade Dewhirst. Kevin Collins leads the Wind Ensemble and Studio Orchestra, and […]

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 […]

Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band concert on Friday

The UW-Green Bay music program will present a Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band concert conducted by Associate Prof. Kevin Collins, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 22 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Call (920) 465-2400 or visit www.uwgb.edu/tickets. See the full […]

Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band concert on Friday

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay music program will present a Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band concert conducted by Associate Prof. Kevin Collins, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 22 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Call (920) 465-2400 or visit www.uwgb.edu/tickets. See […]

UW-Green Bay Music presents Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band concert

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay music program will present a Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 22 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, 2420 Nicolet Drive. Conducted by UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Kevin Collins, the UW-Green Bay Symphonic Band will […]

Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band concert is Wednesday, March 2

UW-Green Bay music will present a Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band concert 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 2 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center. Conducted by Associate Prof. Kevin Collins, the Symphonic Band will perform first during the show, kicking off with “Valdres” by Johannes Hansen. The group will then play “Trail of […]

UW-Green Bay Music presents Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band concert

GREEN BAY – University of Wisconsin-Green Bay music will present a Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band concert 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 2 in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Conducted by UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Kevin Collins, the UW-Green Bay Symphonic Band will perform first during the show, kicking […]

Music of 1965 to be heard at Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble concert

To honor the 50th anniversary of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s founding, the University’s Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble will feature selected melodies from 1965 in their final concert of calendar year 2015, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, in the Cofrin Family Hall of the Weidner Center of the Performing Arts. Associate Prof. Kevin […]

Friday’s band concert: Sousa, Zeppelin, Hansen… and new instruments


We heard great things about last Saturday’s choral concert extravaganza – now it’s the instrumentalists’ turn. The student Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band under the direction of Prof. Kevin Collins will perform at 7:30 p.m. this Friday (Oct. 23) at the Weidner Center. Among the musical highlights will be “A Gaelic Ballad” and “Arabesque,” a […]

Sousa and Zeppelin music, faculty solo, new instruments highlight band concert

The University of Wisconsin Green Bay Music program will present a concert by the student Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23, at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, conducted by Prof. Kevin Collins, director of bands. The evening will begin with the UW-Green Bay Symphonic Band performing “Encomium” by […]