Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Vocal Tapestry Concert

September 20

Vocal Tapestry is dedicated to the performance of Choral folk music from around the world. This is a memorial concert for Calvin Brockman who taught music at Shawano High School for many years. Sheila Feay-Shaw, Founding Director, studied with Cal and is returning to her hometown to pay tribute to her musical roots.

Fine Arts Quartet

September 21 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Fine Arts Quartet ranks among the most distinguished ensembles of our time, with an illustrious history of performing success and an extensive recording legacy.

Alex de Grassi Finger-Style Guitar Master Class

September 25

Finger-style guitar master class with guitarist Alex de Grassi.

Wind Ensemble Concert

September 26

Join us for the first ensemble performance of the season presented by UWM’s Wind Ensemble!

Alex de Grassi Finger-Style Guitar Concert

September 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Finger-style guitar concert featuring Alex de Grassi.

Quintet Attacca Recital

September 29 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Recital featuring woodwind quintet works of living composers.

UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert: Sibelius, Mozart & Flint

October 3

Join us for the opening concert of the UWM Symphony Orchestra season.

Undue Percussion Duo Concert

October 7

Undue is a new percussion duo featuring Wisconsin natives Nick Fox and Trevor Saint.

Jazz Lab

October 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Concert featuring the UWM Jazz combos.

Youth Wind Ensemble

October 12

Join us for a performance from the UWM Youth Wind Ensemble!

UWM Friends of the MSO Lecture Series

October 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Steve Basson, Retired MSO Principal Bassoon, will speak on the Bacewicz Overture, for Orchestra, Lutosławski’s Piano Concerto and Tchaikovaky’s Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64.

MKE Unplugged: Myles Coyne

October 16

The October concert features Myles Coyne of The Rusty Nickel Band, an Indie Folk band that combines elements of American Pop music and storytelling with a Folk instrumentation.

Symphony Band & University Band Concert

October 17

Join us for an evening of music from the UWM Symphony and University Bands.

Music From Almost Yesterday Concert

October 17

A concert of new music for instruments, voices and electronics.

Chamber Music Milwaukee: Faculty Artist Series – Music of the Americas

October 21

Faculty flute and piano recital featuring Marco Granados, flute, and Elena Abend, piano, playing music by Zyman, Guastaino, Mower, Muczynski, D’Rivera and Mantega.

Unruly Music: Yarn/Wire

October 23

NYC-based quartet Yarn/Wire presents new commissions for two pianists and two percussionists by a group of young composers based in Berlin, Germany.

Unruly Music: Quince

October 24

Contemporary a cappella vocal ensemble Quince open their 2014-15 Unruly Music residency with a rare performance of Morton Feldman’s haunting and delicate hour-length work Three Voices.

Unruly Music: Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Composer Institute

October 25

The Fall 2014 festival concludes with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s performance of recent symphonic compositions by the five emerging American composers selected for the second annual MSO Composer Institute, under the baton of Jeffrey Milarsky.

Fall Choral Concert

October 26 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The Department of Music presents its Fall Choral Concert featuring UWM Concert Chorale, Women’s Chorus, University Choir and Men’s Chorus.

Double Reed Day

November 1

Concert featuring oboe and bassoon performances.

String Academy of Wisconsin Halloween Fall Concerts

November 1

Cello, violin and viola students of the String Academy of Wisconsin at UWM will perform.

Joe Aaron Tribute Concert

November 1

Three-set jazz concert in memory of the late Joe Aaron, UWM alumnus and renowned musician and educator.

Saxophone Studio Concert

November 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Concert featuring the UWM Saxophone Studio

Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band Concert

November 2

Performance by the UWM Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band.

UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert

November 7

The UWM Symphony Orchestra presents an evening of music.

UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert

November 8

The UWM Symphony Orchestra will perform in North Shore Performing Arts Center with the guest pianist, Yeol Eum Son, the Silver Medalist of 2009 Van Cliburn Competition and 2011 Tchaikovsky International Competition.

UWM Piano Festival

November 8 @ 12:30 pm - 5:30 pm

The Art of Piano Teaching: Workshops and a master class presented by Nelita True, Elena Abend and Margaret Otwell.

Fine Arts Quartet

November 9

The Fine Arts Quartet ranks among the most distinguished ensembles of our time, with an illustrious history of performing success and an extensive recording legacy.

Music From Almost Yesterday Student Ensemble

November 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The composers and performers of the Music From Almost Yesterday Student Ensemble present a recital premiering new and original works by UWM students.

An Evening of Opera and Musical Theatre Scenes

November 15

The Music Department presents an evening of opera and musical theatre scenes.

Chamber Music Milwaukee: Faculty Artist Series

November 19

The Chamber Music Milwaukee Faculty Artist Series presents an evening of music featuring Greg Flint, Jeannie Kim, Elena Abend, Jeffry Peterson and David Hoffman.

Mike Dawes Finger-Style Guitar Clinic

November 19

Finger-Style clinic with guitarist Mike Dawes.

MKE Unplugged: Mike Dawes

November 20

November’s MKE Unplugged concert features Mike Dawes, a 24-year-old English guitar player and touring musician who has been hailed as one of the world’s finest modern finger-style performers. His acclaimed solo music, littered with virtuoso nuances and micro-techniques, has seen him tour almost every continent on the planet.

UWM Guitar Program Student Recital: Finger-Style Guitar Solos

November 21

Grab a coffee and relax while UWM finger-style guitarists play throughout the evening in this free on-location performance.

Sensoria: Experiments in Time-based Media and Performance – Maja Ratkje

November 22

Maja Ratkje is an internationally renowned experimental musician pushing the capabilities of the human voice through the use of extended technique and technology.

An Evening of Scenes from Opera and Musical Theatre

November 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us for an evening of scenes from opera and musical theatre.

Percussion Ensemble Concert

November 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The UWM Percussion Ensemble presents its Fall concert.

UWM Guitar Program Student Recital: Classical Guitar Ensembles

December 3

The UWM Guitar Program presents a student recital of classical guitar ensembles.

Wind Ensemble Concert

December 4

The UWM Wind Ensemble presents its Winter concert.

UWM Guitar Program Student Recital: Classical Guitar Solos

December 4

The UWM Guitar Program presents a student recital of classical guitar solos.

Winter Choral Concert

December 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a Winter Choral Concert featuring the UWM Concert Chorale, Men’s Chorus, University Choir and Women’s Chorus!

UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert: Baroque and Beyond

December 6

The UWM Symphony Orchestra presents work by Vivaldi, Bach and Beethoven. Repertoire to be performed: A. Vivaldi Concerto for Two Violins J.S. Bach Concerto for Two Violins (Bernard Zinck & Sungsic Yang, Violins) L.v. Beethoven Symphony No.5 in C minor Concert begins at 7:30 p.m.

Symphony Band & University Band Concert

December 6

The UWM Symphony Band and University Band present a joint concert.

Student Chamber Music Recital

December 7

Chamber music recital performed by UWM students.

University Community Orchestra Concert

December 7

The University Community Orchestra presents its Winter concert.

Youth Wind Ensemble

December 7 @ 3:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us for the second concert of the season!

Fall Early Music Recital

December 8

The UWM Collegium Musicum presents an evening of vocal and instrumental music from the 13th-17th Centuries, featuring voices, recorders, viols, lutes and more.

UWM Guitar Program Student Recital: Jazz Guitar Ensembles

December 9

The UWM Guitar Program presents a student recital of jazz guitar ensembles.

Contemporary Music Ensemble Performance

December 13

The Contemporary Music Ensemble’s annual concert features a variety of music, with a particular emphasis on avant-garde and experimental music exploring indeterminacy, improvisation and graphic scores.

Suzuki & Pre-College Students Guitar Concert

December 14

Concert presented by Suzuki & pre-college guitar students.

UWM Jazz Ensemble Concert

December 14

This concert will feature UWM’s Jazz Ensemble and the Youth Jazz Ensemble.

Days of Percussion

January 23, 2015 - January 24, 2015

The Days of Percussion is a two-day percussion festival sponsored by the Wisconsin Chapter of the Percussive Arts Society.

Musical Theatre Capstone: Jade Taylor

January 24, 2015

Musical Theatre student capstone performance from Jade Taylor.

Fine Arts Quartet

February 1, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Fine Arts Quartet ranks among the most distinguished ensembles of our time, with an illustrious history of performing success and an extensive recording legacy.

Milwaukee Music Festival

February 6, 2015 - February 7, 2015

The Milwaukee Music Festival will bring the finest high school students from Wisconsin and surrounding states to the UWM campus for a weekend of rehearsals and master classes with UW-Milwaukee faculty artists, a number of whom are members of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra.

MKE Unplugged: Artist TBA

February 19, 2015

Catch a FREE, all-ages concert featuring local, indie artists — including some of the Peck School of the Arts’ very own alumni.

Youth Wind Ensemble & UWM Wind Ensemble Concert

February 22, 2015

The Youth Wind Ensemble join the UWM Wind Ensemble for a concert performance.

UWM Symphony Orchestra Opera Production: Operas of Mozart and Puccini

February 27, 2015 - February 28, 2015

The UWM Symphony Orchestra presents the operas of Mozart and Puccini.

Die Winterreise

March 6, 2015

Kurt Ollmann, baritone, and Jeffry Peterson, piano, perform Die Winterreise by Franz Schubert.

Symphony Band & University Band Concert

March 6, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The UWM Symphony Band and UWM University Band present a special joint performance.

Spring Choral Concert

March 7, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Choral Concert featuring the UWM Concert Chorale, Men’s Chorus, University Choir and Women’s Chorus.

MKE Unplugged: Artist TBA

March 26, 2015

Catch a FREE, all-ages concert featuring local, indie artists — including some of the Peck School of the Arts’ very own alumni.

UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert: Concerto Winners

April 3, 2015

The UWM Symphony Orchestra presents a performance of work by Ravel, Stravinsky and other concertos.

Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band Concert

April 10, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Joint performance by the UWM Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band.

Woody Herman Jazz Festival

April 16, 2015 - April 18, 2015

The Woody Herman Jazz Festival will host several clinics for all ages, featuring a special guests. The concert on Saturday, April 18 will feature the Youth Jazz Ensemble, UWM Jazz Ensemble and our guest artist.

Unruly Music: Suono Mobile USA

April 16, 2015

Suono Mobile USA, established in 2012 by composer Philipp Blume and saxophonist Nathan Mandel, will present a brand-new mixed chamber ensemble program entitled ‘Versions.’ The program features Michael Finnissy’s Halbnackt (2007) and also includes two world premieres.

Unruly Music: Quince

April 17, 2015

Quince returns to UWM for the second half of their Unruly Music residency with an evening of new works for a cappella quartet. Their program highlights works from their new album Realign the Time along with new compositions by UWM graduate students and faculty.

Unruly Music: Katherine Young & J. Austin Wulliman

April 18, 2015

Chicago musicians J. Austin Wulliman (violin) and Katherine Young (composer) present Diligence is to Magic as Progress is to Flight, a collaborative installation-performance for violins, sound sculptures, video, and live electronics.

University Band & Brass Ensembles Concert

April 24, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

A shared performance featuring the UWM University Band and chamber ensembles from the UWM Brass studios.

UWM Symphony Orchestra & UWM Chorus Concert: Brahms Requiem

May 1, 2015 - May 2, 2015

Brahms’ German Requiem performed by the UWM Symphony Orchestra and UWM Chorus, featuring Tanya Kruse Ruck, soprano, and Andrew Wilkowske, baritone.

MKE Unplugged: Artist TBA

May 1, 2015

Catch a FREE, all-ages concert featuring local, indie artists — including some of the Peck School of the Arts’ very own alumni.

Maja Radovanlija Classical Guitar Concert

May 1, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Classical guitar concert featuring special guest artist Maja Radovanlija.

Fine Arts Quartet

May 3, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Fine Arts Quartet ranks among the most distinguished ensembles of our time, with an illustrious history of performing success and an extensive recording legacy.

Percussion Ensemble Concert

May 4, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Concert from the UWM Percussion Ensemble

Experimental Improvisation

May 7, 2015

A culmination of a semester-long study of free improvisation, a non-idiomatic form of spontaneous music making that emphasizes uninhibited and real-time interaction between musicians. It is an art form that has no rules.

Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band Concert

May 8, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Concert season finale for UWM Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band.

Youth Wind Ensemble Concert

May 10, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us for the last concert of the season!

Youth Jazz Ensemble Concert

May 10, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The UWM Jazz Ensemble and Youth Jazz Ensemble present their Spring concert.

+ iCal Import Listed Events