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.
Finger-style guitar master class with guitarist Alex de Grassi.
Join us for the first ensemble performance of the season presented by UWM’s Wind Ensemble!
Finger-style guitar concert featuring Alex de Grassi.
Recital featuring woodwind quintet works of living composers.
Join us for the opening concert of the UWM Symphony Orchestra season.
Undue is a new percussion duo featuring Wisconsin natives Nick Fox and Trevor Saint.
Concert featuring the UWM Jazz combos.
Join us for a performance from the UWM Youth Wind Ensemble!
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.
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.
Join us for an evening of music from the UWM Symphony and University Bands.
A concert of new music for instruments, voices and electronics.
Faculty flute and piano recital featuring Marco Granados, flute, and Elena Abend, piano, playing music by Zyman, Guastaino, Mower, Muczynski, D’Rivera and Mantega.
NYC-based quartet Yarn/Wire presents new commissions for two pianists and two percussionists by a group of young composers based in Berlin, Germany.
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.
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.
The Department of Music presents its Fall Choral Concert featuring UWM Concert Chorale, Women’s Chorus, University Choir and Men’s Chorus.
Concert featuring oboe and bassoon performances.
Cello, violin and viola students of the String Academy of Wisconsin at UWM will perform.
Three-set jazz concert in memory of the late Joe Aaron, UWM alumnus and renowned musician and educator.
Concert featuring the UWM Saxophone Studio
Performance by the UWM Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band.
The UWM Symphony Orchestra presents an evening of music.
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.
The Art of Piano Teaching: Workshops and a master class presented by Nelita True, Elena Abend and Margaret Otwell.
The composers and performers of the Music From Almost Yesterday Student Ensemble present a recital premiering new and original works by UWM students.
The Music Department presents an evening of opera and musical theatre scenes.
The Chamber Music Milwaukee Faculty Artist Series presents an evening of music featuring Greg Flint, Jeannie Kim, Elena Abend, Jeffry Peterson and David Hoffman.
Finger-Style clinic with guitarist Mike Dawes.
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.
Grab a coffee and relax while UWM finger-style guitarists play throughout the evening in this free on-location performance.
Maja Ratkje is an internationally renowned experimental musician pushing the capabilities of the human voice through the use of extended technique and technology.
Join us for an evening of scenes from opera and musical theatre.
The UWM Percussion Ensemble presents its Fall concert.
The UWM Guitar Program presents a student recital of classical guitar ensembles.
The UWM Wind Ensemble presents its Winter concert.
The UWM Guitar Program presents a student recital of classical guitar solos.
Join us for a Winter Choral Concert featuring the UWM Concert Chorale, Men’s Chorus, University Choir and Women’s Chorus!
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.
The UWM Symphony Band and University Band present a joint concert.
Chamber music recital performed by UWM students.
The University Community Orchestra presents its Winter concert.
Join us for the second concert of the season!
The UWM Collegium Musicum presents an evening of vocal and instrumental music from the 13th-17th Centuries, featuring voices, recorders, viols, lutes and more.
The UWM Guitar Program presents a student recital of jazz guitar ensembles.
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.
Concert presented by Suzuki & pre-college guitar students.
This concert will feature UWM’s Jazz Ensemble and the Youth Jazz Ensemble.
The Days of Percussion is a two-day percussion festival sponsored by the Wisconsin Chapter of the Percussive Arts Society.
Musical Theatre student capstone performance from Jade Taylor.
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.
The Youth Wind Ensemble join the UWM Wind Ensemble for a concert performance.
The UWM Symphony Orchestra presents the operas of Mozart and Puccini.
Kurt Ollmann, baritone, and Jeffry Peterson, piano, perform Die Winterreise by Franz Schubert.
The UWM Symphony Band and UWM University Band present a special joint performance.
Choral Concert featuring the UWM Concert Chorale, Men’s Chorus, University Choir and Women’s Chorus.
The UWM Symphony Orchestra presents a performance of work by Ravel, Stravinsky and other concertos.
Joint performance by the UWM Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A shared performance featuring the UWM University Band and chamber ensembles from the UWM Brass studios.
Brahms’ German Requiem performed by the UWM Symphony Orchestra and UWM Chorus, featuring Tanya Kruse Ruck, soprano, and Andrew Wilkowske, baritone.
Classical guitar concert featuring special guest artist Maja Radovanlija.
Concert from the UWM Percussion Ensemble
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.
Concert season finale for UWM Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band.
Join us for the last concert of the season!
The UWM Jazz Ensemble and Youth Jazz Ensemble present their Spring concert.