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The Greater Milwaukee Foundation Mary L. Nohl Fellowships for Individual Artists Exhibition

October 9, 2015 - January 9, 2016
The exhibition will present an array of mediums—film, installation, performance, sculpture, photography, and two-dimensional work.
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New Dancemakers: (Un)Expected Shift

December 1 - December 5
[Un]Expected Shift unites a community of student choreographers exploring diverse topics that delve into ideas of communication, rituals, memory, and the world we shape and how that shapes us
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Student Guitar Chamber Music Concert

December 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Students will present an end of the semester guitar chamber music concert
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Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Marc Maiorana

December 2 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
This lecture will be a studio summary of how we promote modern designs in hand-formed iron objects: transforming a bold material into everyday items that are innovative and inviting

Emily Belknap: Habitats

December 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
2014 Nohl Fellow Emily Belknap celebrates the release of her new limited edition artist book, Habitats, with a talk and displaying of her original art for the book
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Youth Wind Ensemble

December 6 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The UWM Youth Wind Ensemble presents their second concert of the season.

University Community Orchestra

December 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
University Community Orchestra Fall 2015 Concert

UWM Design & Visual Communication Students Present Keynote Speaker Scott Starr

December 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
UWM Design & Communication presents keynote speaker Scott Starr of Rev Pop. Scott will give a talk on design, branding and more.
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African & Salsa Showing

December 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Showing of students from Salsa/Merengue and African technique classes
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UWM Design Entrepreneur Showcase 2015

December 10 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A showcase of innovative companies, products and services that senior design students develop around the themes of education, water, energy, safety and human ecology for Wisconsin residents
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Contemporary Music Ensemble

December 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Contemporary Music Ensemble presents a concert of new improvisatory scores and open works by UWM faculty and alumni
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Symphony Band/University Band and High School Brass

December 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
UWM Symphony Band/University Band in concert with Milwaukee’s finest high school brass players.

This Shining Night – UWM Winter Choral Concert

December 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The UWM choirs present a concert of holiday and seasonal choral music

Chamber Players/Wind Ensemble

December 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The UWM Chamber Players and Wind Ensemble perform music by UWM faculty composers.
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Arts+Tech Night

December 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Students from the UWM Peck School of the Arts will transform three floors of the Kenilworth Square East building into a dynamic and interactive gallery space

Electroacoustic Salon

December 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
End-of-semester projects in electroacoustic music and music technology by composition, interdisciplinary arts technology, and other students
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69th Student Film & Video Festival

December 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A juried showcase of the best short films and videos from the pioneering UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation and New Genres
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Fall 2015 BFA Exhibition/ BA Poster Session opening reception

December 19 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
An exhibition of work by graduating BFA (studio) students and Research Posters by BA students

John Riepenhoff and Arthur Ircink: The Art of Culture Makers

January 9, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Executive producer of Wisconsin Foodie, Arthur Ircink, will screen a short of Culture Makers, Beer & Cheese in Milwaukee's Art World
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April Sellers & Molly Shanahan Showing

January 15, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
April Sellers (MFA '14), winner of the 7th Annual Dance New Work Award, will present a new work
MSO Concertmaster Chair and Shorewood resident Frank Almond performs works from Guiseppe Tartini, J.S. Bach and Cesar Franck for a packed St. Robert's church September 9th at a Centennial Celebration Concert.

UWM Friends of the MSO: Frank Almond

January 27, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
UWM Friends of the MSO lecture series continues with Frank Almond, MSO Concertmaster, speaking on Bartok’s Violin Concerto No. 2
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Fall 2015 BFA Exhibition/ BA Poster Session

January 27, 2016 @ 10:00 pm - February 4, 2016 @ 10:00 pm
An exhibition of work by graduating BFA (studio) students and Research Posters by BA students

Milwaukee Music Festival For High School Musicians

January 29, 2016 - January 30, 2016
The UWM Symphony Orchestra + Wind Bands Present the Milwaukee Music Festival for high school students and ensembles.

Giampaolo Bandini Classical Guitar Concert

January 29, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Italian classical guitar virtuoso Giampaolo Bandini will perform a Classical Guitar Chamber music concert with his duo
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Fine Arts Quartet #3

January 31, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The world renowned Fine Arts Quartet will present the first of four concerts in its ’15/’16 season featuring works by Bruch, Giardini, Gouvy

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Dan S. Wang

February 3, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Through the Corridors of Contradiction will outline several persistent contradictions that block left wing political thinking in the US
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Winterdances 2016

February 4, 2016 - February 7, 2016
Concert featuring choreography by Amaniyea Payne (Artistic Director of Muntu Dance Theatre of Chicago), Debra Loewen (Artistic Director of Wild Space Dance Company), guest choreographer tbd, Maria Gillespie and Dani Kuepper

Unruly Music: Electro-Acoustic Music Center

February 4, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
UWM's Electro-Acoustic Music Center presents an evening of new music featuring live performances with digital musical instruments, surround sound, and other cutting-edge technologies
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UWM Vocal Festival

February 5, 2016 - February 6, 2016
A high school honor choir for select outstanding vocal soloists from Wisconsin and Illinois
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UWM Vocal Showcase Concert

February 5, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
A concert showcasing student and faculty vocal soloists, opera and musical theater scenes, and small choral ensembles from the UWM music department

UWM Vocal Festival Final Concert

February 6, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The final concert of the UWM Vocal Festival featuring the UWM Concert Chorale, the High School Festival Chorus, and select student soloists
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Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Rebeca Mendez

February 10, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Rebeca Méndez will present her recent work, including CircumSolar, a long-term artist/scientist collaborative project with focus on Art and the Environment

UWM Piano Competition

February 20, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Piano Competition for High School Pianists
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The Cure at Troy

February 24, 2016 - February 28, 2016
This rough-hewn version of Sophocles’ Philoctetes is grounded in the roots of the ancient world and is lifted to us through the language and imagery of a modern poet’s sublime sensibility

UWM Friends of the MSO: Steve Basson

February 24, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
The UWM Friends of the MSO lecture series continues with Steve Basson, Retired MSO Principal Bassoon, speaking on the MSO concert to be performed on March 4 and 5, 2016
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Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Jim Duignan

February 24, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Jim Duignan will speak on his reflection on migratory work and the influences of the city; exploring the spaces that are not destinations

Dimitry Illarionov Classical Guitar Concert

February 26, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dimitry Illarionov Classical Guitar Concert
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Youth Wind Ensemble

February 28, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
UW-Milwaukee Youth Wind Ensemble performs their first concert of 2016
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March 2, 2016 - March 6, 2016
The play follows the gentrification of a fallen city through its past, present, and future, from 2007-2034

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Clare Grill

March 2, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Grill will talk about the different shifts her painting has taken, about growing painting muscles, about comfort in not-knowing what you'll make, about family, about music, about painting

Wind Ensemble with guest composer Joseph Schwantner

March 4, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The UW-Milwaukee Wind Ensemble welcomes Pulitzer Prize winning composer Joseph Scwantner to campus for a residency March 3-4, 2016
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UWM Concert Chorale & Milwaukee Youth Chorale Choral Concert

March 5, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The UWM Concert Chorale and the Milwaukee Children's Choir present a joint choral concert at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Milwaukee
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Men’s Chorus and Belle Voci Choral Concert

March 6, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The UWM Men's Chorus and Belle Voci perform a concert of choral music at Mt. Carmel Lutheran Church
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Unruly Music: Spektral Quartet 1

March 7, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Chicago's Spektral Quartet kicks off its residency at UWM with a rare US performance of Beat Furrer's String Quartet no. 3, plus a newly commissioned work by Hans Thomalla
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Unruly Music: Spektral Quartet 2

March 8, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Spektral Quartet concludes their residency at UWM with performances of new works by UWM graduate student composers, and sings and plays their way through David Reminick's The Ancestral Mousetrap
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University Choir and University Band Concert

March 10, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The UWM University Choir and University Band in concert
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MacDowell Club Duo Piano Recital

March 13, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Duo Piano recital given by members of the MacDowell Club

Die Schone Mullerin by Franz Schubert

March 20, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Performance of "Die Schone Mullerin, a song cycle by Franz Schubert
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Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Evan Garza

March 30, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Pioneering Beyond Objects and Identities is a multimedia lecture that will examine the role of the artist as catalyst for formal and social change

Dido and Aeneas

April 1, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - April 2, 2016 @ 8:30 pm
UWM Opera Theatre & UWM orchestra Present Henry Purcell's opera "Dido and Aeneas"
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Orphan Train

April 6, 2016 - April 10, 2016
Orphaned city children are collected by humanitarian institutions and sent on journeys to Midwestern cities and farms to begin a new life

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Veleta Vancza

April 6, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Veleta will discuss her personal journey as a working artist & academic, and how it led to the creation of her conceptual art meets commerce project- MINE Luxury Nail Lacque
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Concert Band Festival

April 7, 2016 - April 8, 2016
Join us for the 15th Annual UW-Milwaukee Concert Band Festival
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Chamber Players/Wind Ensemble

April 10, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
UWM Chamber Players perform James Stephenson's "The Devil's Tale"

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Jason Lazarus

April 13, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Jason Lazarus will trace his practice as it expanded from photography to installation, video, film, sculpture, and archives (stable and live)

Music From Almost Yesterday Student Ensemble

April 14, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
UWM Music Composition & Technology students present a recital of newly composed chamber and electroacoustic music

Andrew Zohn Classical Guitar Concert

April 15, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Andrew Zohn will give a classical guitar concert

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: David Solnit

April 20, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
David Solnit will share stories, pictures, experiences and strategies from a range of current and past mass actions and mass movements about how we can use art to made needed changes in our communities and the world (and have fun doing it)
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Flute Studio Rectial

April 22, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
A performance featuring the UWM Flute studio
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University Community Orchestra

April 24, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The University Community Orchestra presents its spring concert
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HOT L Baltimore

April 27, 2016 - May 1, 2016
An odd collection of down and out misfits that have found a community and connection in the midst of America’s urban decay, fight for their dignity as the gentrification of the neighborhood displaces them from their hard-scrabble hotel home
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Amadeus Classical Guitar Duo Concert

April 27, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Guest Artist Amadeus Guitar Duo classical Guitar Concert
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Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Yevgeniya Kaganovich

April 27, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Yevgeniya Kaganovich will discuss her hybrid practice that encompasses Jewelry and Metalsmithing, sculpture and installation
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Springdances 2016

April 28, 2016 - May 2, 2016
Concert featuring choreography by 7th Annual Dance New Work Award winner April Sellers, Molly Shanahan (Molly Shanahan/Mad Shak), Daniel Burkholder, Dani Kuepper and other choreographer tbd
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Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band

April 29, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The UWM Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band will performing a concert featuring the winner of the UW-Milwaukee Bands Concerto Competition
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