Green Bay, Wis. – UW-Green Bay Music and The Weidner are excited to welcome guest artist, Big Mouth and the Power Tool Horns to headline the long-running 6:30 Concert Series. An Evening with Big Mouth and the Power Tool Horns will be in The Weidner’s Cofrin Family Hall on April 6, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. This general admission concert is free to attend and open to the public.
Founded in 1980, Big Mouth and the Power Tool Horns is the Midwest’s premier funk, soul, and rock and roll band, which has deep ties to UW-Green Bay’s Music program. Welcome them “home” to rock The Weidner’s 2,000 seat house, and to share some behind-the-scenes insights about their original music.
Meet the Players:
Bill Dennee – Trombone
Danny Lueck – Drums
Jay Whitney – Guitars/Vocals
Marc Jimos – Saxophones/Vocals
Matt Buchman – Piano/Keyboards
Patrick Phalen – Trumpet
Paul Sowinski – Bass/Vocals
Rick Piumbroeck – Lead Vocals/Percussion
Steve Johnson – Saxophones
About the 6:30 Concert Series
The 6:30 Concert Series is designed to connect the campus with the community through the exploration of music. Performances feature insightful presentations by performers, composers and special guests. The series offers new perspectives on diverse styles, often exploring the music from multiple angles. All performances take place at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, begin at 6:30 PM, and last between 60 and 90 minutes.
About The Weidner
UW-Green Bay’s Weidner Center for the Performing Arts is known for its elegant design and the acoustic excellence of its 2,000-seat main hall, Cofrin Family Hall. It also houses two smaller performance spaces, the Fort Howard recital hall and the Jean Weidner Theatre, along with a dance studio and Grand Foyer. The Weidner Center has a distinct benefit in being part of a leading institution of higher learning. The Center is a home for UW-Green Bay Music and Theatre and Dance programs, community events and productions, and performances by visiting artists and touring companies. Beyond the large-scale touring productions that grace the stage, the Weidner Center also focuses on scholastic development, programming and an impactful education series — Stage Doors. For more information on the Weidner Center, visit www.WeidnerCenter.com, 920-465-2726, 800-895-0071, or follow ‘Weidner Center for the Performing Arts’ on Facebook, Twitter (@WeidnerCenter) and Instagram (@weidnercenter).
About UW-Green Bay
Established in 1965, UW-Green Bay is a public institution serving 9,276 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students and 79,604 continuing education enrollees each year across all campus locations. We educate students from pre-college through retirement and offer 200+ degrees, programs and certificates. UW-Green Bay graduates are resilient, inclusive, sustaining and engaged members of their communities, ready to rise to fearlessly face challenges, solve problems and embrace diverse ideas and people. With four campus locations, the University welcomes students from every corner of the world. In 2020, UW-Green Bay was the fastest growing UW school in Wisconsin. For more information, visit www.uwgb.edu.