Tag: Music

Concert Choir and University Singers to perform at Weidner Center on Tuesday, Oct. 16

Presented by UW-Green Bay Music, the Concert Choir and University Singers will perform at the Weidner Center on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Seating is general admission on the main floor. Student tickets are free at the venue box office. Purchase tickets. Conducted by Associate Prof. Randall Meder (Music), the Concert Choir is […]

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series begins with ‘Lydia Frumkin, piano’

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series opens its season with, “Lydia Frumkin, piano” on Wednesday, Sept 19, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall. Her performance will feature the piano music of Franz Schubert. The concert is free and open to the public. Pianist Lydia Frumkin […]

Visiting International Scholar Ovidu Olar to give on-campus public presentations, Sept. 17-21

Visiting International Scholar Dr. Ovidu Olar (Humanities), a Senior Researcher at the N. Iorga Institute of History of the Romanian Academy of Sciences, will be delivering three public presentations at UW-Green Bay: Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.: “Between the Devil and the Deep Black Sea: Jazz under Communism,” will also feature a […]

UW-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series returns for sixth year

Line-up includes the holiday music of Ella Fitzgerald and a new, live film score GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s 6:30 Concert Series returns with “Lydia Frumkin, piano,” Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. It will be the first of seven performances in the series by UW-Green Bay music faculty and guests […]

UW-Marinette auditions for ‘Eurydice’ Sept. 12 & 13

UW-Marinette’s Theatre on the Bay is holding auditions for “Eurydice,” on Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 12 and 13 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Fine Arts building. The play, written by Sarah Ruhl, is a contemporary retelling of the myth “Orpheus,” told from the perspective of the wife, Eurydice. The play will be […]

Registration is open for Fall Piano Academy

There’s still time to register for the inaugural UW-Green Bay Piano Academy session starting in September! For beginning piano students, ages 10-and-up. Classes meet on Saturday mornings from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Students spend one hour in UW-Green Bay’s state-of-the-art piano lab with piano Prof. Michael Rector (Music), then practice what they’ve learned in […]

UW-Green Bay student music ambassador in Europe

Kaylin Nickels, a UW-Green Bay student and choir member, served as an Ambassador of Music in Europe from June 27 to July 12. All ambassadors were chosen based on nominations by their schools’ music departments. The ambassadors traveled all over the continent; the trip covered England, France, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, Italy and Germany. The trip consisted […]

Weidner Center’s silver celebrations and reflections

The Weidner Center’s silver anniversary includes some great homecomings, such as Wayne Lin, who first performed at the Weidner at its inaugural event 25 years ago. Executive and Artistic Director Kelli Strickland says that “Anniversaries are a time to reflect and celebrate,” and that is exactly what the upcoming season holds. Get more information about this […]