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.
Finger-style guitarist Ewan Dobson will work with students and discuss the distinctive characteristics of his technique and compositions. Room 640 at Kenilworth Square East.
Yuka Kadota, MSO Violin, will focus on Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 99, by Shoshtakovich, to be performed along with Barber’s Essay No. 2, Op. 17, and Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances, Op. 45, at 8 p.m. Friday, April 3, and Saturday, April 4, 2015.