Author: Robert Hornacek
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay music program will present a brass and flute recital, Wednesday, April 20. The performance will include the Phoenix Brass Ensemble, Flute Ensemble and Saxophone Quartet, and a special appearance by the flute choir, Sounds of Silver. The free recital will be at 7:30 p.m. in Fort Howard Hall of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts and is open to the public.
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host an Opera Theatre workshop at 7:30 p.m. Friday, (April 15) in the Jean Weidner Theatre, located in the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts on the UW-Green Bay campus, 2420 Nicolet Drive. UW-Green Bay Prof. Courtney Sherman will direct the workshop, which will also feature Emily Slavek, piano.
Students entering grades 8 through 12 will explore styles including rock, jazz, classical and Latin at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Total Guitarist Camp July 31 – Aug. 4, on the campus at 2420 Nicolet Drive. Students of bass, acoustic and electric guitar with at least one year of experience are encouraged to attend. They will study with lead teachers and guest artists who are professional musicians.
Sharon Shalev, internationally known author of Supermax, Controlling Risk Through Solitary Confinement, will speak on the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay campus at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, in the Christie Theatre located in the University Union. Shalev will speak out against supermax prisons and their impact on society. This event is free and open to the public.