2018-2019 Calendar of Events

All events take place at 7:30 p.m. 
in Michelsen Hall, located in the
Noel Fine Arts Center,
unless otherwise noted.

Ticketed events are part of our Music Department Scholarship Series (Adult $12; Senior Citizens $10; UWSP Faculty/Staff, Students and Youth $5; free to UWSP students with valid ID the day of the concert, if not sold out). All proceeds go towards music scholarships.

Special Fee events include a fee for students and are not free the day of the concert.

Please call the UWSP Box Office to
purchase tickets
(715)346-4100 or visit tickets.uwsp.edu

 

Recitals and Concerts are continually added to this Events Calendar, please check back as events are subject to change.

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Music Schedule

September

​8

​Central Wisconsin Youth Symphony Concerto Competition, 9 - 4

13
Guest Artist Recital: Daniel Piccolo, percussion, room 221

15

Betty Frost Jenkins Young Artist Concerto Competition, Room 221, 8:30-1:30

​20

​Central Wisconsin Jazz Ensemble - James F. Veninga Theatre - UWSP at Wausau (tickets at CWSO.org)

​21

​Central Wisconsin Jazz Ensemble - Michelsen Hall (tickets at CWSO.org)

22
Guest Artist Recital: Ben Wahlund, percussion

​28

​Big Band Swing: Marshfield Symphonic Band, Helen Connor Laird Theater, UWSP at Marshfield  (tickets)

October

10

UWSP Symphony Orchestra concert (ticketed event)

12

UWSP Combined Choirs concert (ticketed event)

12
Marshfield Symphony Orchestra, Helen Connor Laird Theater,  UWSP at Marshfield  (tickets)

13

​CWSO Concert, Sentry Theater, 7:30 p.m. (tickets at CWSO.org)

​14

​​CWSO Concert, Sentry Theater, 4 p.m. (tickets at CWSO.org)   

15

​Guest Artist Recital:  Melinda Leoce, percussion

​16

​UWSP Jazz Band & Jazz Ensemble (ticketed event) 

17
Voice Area Recital, 4 p.m.

​17

​UWSP Campus Band & Wind Symphony Band (ticketed event)

​18

​UWSP Symphonic Wind Ensemble (ticketed event)

18
Wausau Fall Classical Music Concert, James F. Veninga Theater, 7 p.m. UWSP at Wausau (tickets)

​19

Experience the Music of the '60 - Part 2 (special ticketed event)

​20

​Central Wisconsin Orff Workshop,  NFAC 201, 8 - 4

21
Wausau Fall Jazz Concert, James. F. Veninga Theater, 7 p.m. UWSP at Wausau (tickets)
22
UWSP Jazz Combos, DUC Basement Brewhaus, 5 p.m.

22​

​Guest Artist Recital:  Copper Street Brass Quintet

​24

​Voice Area Recital, 4 p.m.

November

1

Faculty Chamber Recital (ticketed event)

​3

​UWSP Honors Orchestra Festival

5
Composers' Concert    -    Cancelled, rescheduled for April 15, 2019

​6

​UWSP Horn and Low Brass Choirs

​8

​UWSP Percussion Ensemble Concert

​10

UWSP Brass Fest and Woodwind Workshops Day

​11

​UWSP Oboe Studio Recital, 1 p.m.

11

​Student Recital:  Amanda Fischer, clarinet, 4 p.m.

11
UWSP Northwoods Brass Quintet, 6:30 p.m.
11
Veterans Day Concert, Helen Connor Laird Theater, UWSP at Marshfield (tickets) 
13
UWSP Delta Omicron Fall Follies Recital

​14

Prospective Music Student Open House and Auditions

16
UWSP Concert Choir & Dance Studio Collaboration, NFAC Courtyard, 11:25 a.m.
16
Student Recital: Valerie Evans, trombone
17
Student Recital: Jesse Frozene, tuba
19
Guest Artist Recital: Joe Aumann, trombone
20
Guest Artist Masterclass: Alison Feldt, voice, NFAC 221, 5 p.m.
20
UWSP Jazz Band (ticketed event)
28
UWSP Symphony Orchestra (ticketed event)

​30

Student Recital: Kayla Wenos & Taylor Schmidt, voice 

December

1
UWSP Student Recital: Brett Byrnes, saxophone, 11 a.m.
1
CWSO Concert, Sentry Theater, 7:30 p.m. (tickets at CWSO.org)
2
Noel! Noel! A Choral Celebration, Trinity Lutheran Church, 1 p.m. (ticketed event) 
2
UWSP Flute Studio, NFAC 221, 1 p.m.
2
CWSO Concert, Sentry Theater, 4 p.m. (tickets at CWSO.org)

4

UWSP Campus Orchestra & Campus Band (ticketed event)

​5

​UWSP Wind Symphony Band & Symphonic Wind Ensemble (ticketed event)

6
Winter Instrumental Concert, James F. Veninga Theater, 7 p.m., UWSP at Wausau (tickets)

​7

​UWSP Combined Choirs Concert (ticketed event)

7
Celebrate the Season, 7:30 p.m., UWSP at Marshfield (tickets)  
8
Student Recital: James Kuzmic, tuba, 1 p.m.
8
Student Recital: Curtis Hanson, percussion, 4 p.m.
8
Student Recital: Amy Culbreath, violin

​9

Piano Area Recital, 12:30 p.m.

9​

Student Recital: Ellen Ryder, voice, NFAC 221, 4 p.m.

9
Winter Choral Concert, James F. Veninga Theater, 7 p.m., UWSP at Wausau (tickets)
10
Music Majors Recital, James F. Veninga Theater, 7 p.m., UWSP at Wausau
10
UWSP Jazz Combos

11​

​UWSP Jazz Ensemble (ticketed event) 

​13

​UWSP Campus Jazz Band 

14​

​Tuba Christmas

January

     

21
Recital: Very Young Composers, NFAC 221, 4 p.m.
26
Alumna Recital: Marie Von Rueden, violin, 1 p.m.

February

  

1

UWSP Jazz Festival featuring Tom Harrell Quartet, 7:30 p.m. (special fee)

3Guest Recital: Nordic Song - Mimmi Fulmer, soprano and Michael Keller, piano, NFAC 221, 2 p.m. 
3
Faculty Recital: Brent Turney, trumpet, 3 p.m. (ticketed event)
4
Guest Recital:  Projeto Arcomusical: Afro-Brazilian Berimbau Sextet sponsored in part by Great Artists, Great Speakers Series. 

13

Prospective Music Student Open House and Auditions

22
Student Recital: Adam Warnke, trumpet

23

Prospective Music Student Auditions

23
CWSO Concert, Sentry Theater, 7:30 p.m. (tickets at CWSO.org
24
CWSO Concert, Sentry Theater, 4 p.m. (tickets at CWSO.org)

​27

UWSP Symphony Orchestra (ticketed Event) 

 
 

March

1

​Emeritus faculty: Michael Keller masterclass 4 p.m.

2
Student recital: Sarah Einberger, flute and Samantha Weinkoetz, clarinet, 1 p.m.
3
Faculty recital: Myles Boothroyd, saxophone, 3 p.m. (ticketed event)
3
Student Recital: Arthur Gajewski, trumpet
4
Guest Recital: Ali Ryerson, jazz flute
5
Faculty recital: Matthew Markham with guests Timothy Cheek and Sarah Meredith, NFAC 221 (ticketed event)
5
UWSP Campus Band (ticketed event)
8​​UWSP Honor Band
8
UWSP Wind Symphony & Symphonic Wind Ensemble, 7 p.m., (ticketed event)

9

UWSP Honor Band

9

Prospective Music Student Auditions

9
Student Recital: Mary Dinkler, voice, NFAC 120, 4 p.m.
9
Student Recital: Sarah Faltz, clarinet
10
Student Recital: Alexandra Gordon, oboe and Lauren Seidl, flute, NFAC 221, 3 p.m.
11
Guest Master class: Connie Haas, voice, NFAC 221, 11 - 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
11
Jazz Combos, DUC Basement Brewhaus, 5 p.m.
11
Student Recital: Sam Erickson, tuba
12
Guest Master class: Connie Haas, voice, NFAC 250, 2 - 4 p.m.

​12

​UWSP Jazz Band & Jazz Ensemble (ticketed Event)

14
UWSP Choir Concert (ticketed event) 
15
Symphony Concert, Helen Connor Laird Fine Arts Building, UWSP at Marshfield (tickets)
21
Spring Concert Band Performance, James F. Veninga Theatre, UWSP at Wausau, 7 p.m. (tickets)
24Guest Recital: Dayme Arocena (special fee)
25
Faculty Recital: Danielle Breisach, flute (ticketed event)
26
Faculty Recital: Brian Baldauff, percussion (ticketed event) 

​28

​Student Recital: Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia American Music Recital 

 

April 

  5  

UWSP Opera Workshop: The Tender Land (special ticketed event) 

​6

UWSP Opera Workshop: The Tender Land (special ticketed event) 

7
Student Recital: James Kuzmic, bass trombone
10
UWSP Campus Jazz Band Concert 
11
UWSP Saxophone Quartet and Ensemble Concert
12
Student Recital: Teddy Myers, Jazz Trumpet
12
Guest Recital: Erick High and Benjamin Yates, trombone, 4 p.m.
12
UWSP at Wausau Vocal Jazz Festival
12
Vocal Jazz Festival Guest Artist: m-pact, James. F. Veninga Theater, UWSP at Wausau, 7 p.m. (tickets)

​13

CWSO Concert, Sentry Theater, 7:30 p.m. (tickets at CWSO.org)

14
UWSP Flute Studio Recital, NFAC 221, 1 p.m.

14

CWSO Concert, Sentry Theater, 4 p.m. (tickets at CWSO.org

14
UWSP Trumpet Studio Recital
15UWSP Composers Concert
16
Faculty Recital: Sarah Manasreh, clarinet (ticketed event)
17
UWSP Choir Concert Exchange with UWSP at Wausau (ticketed event)
18
UWSP at Wausau Choir Concert Exchange with UWSP Choir, James F. Veninga Theater, 7 p.m., UWSP at Wausau (tickets)
20
Student Recital: Ethan Englund, jazz saxophone,  1 p.m.

23

UWSP Jazz Band (ticketed event) 

24
UWSP Voice Area Recital, 4 p.m.

24

UWSP Symphony Orchestra (ticketed event)

25
Faculty Recital: Steve Bjella, violin (ticketed event)
26
UWSP Percussion Festival, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
26
UWSP Student Recital: Alyssa Eiden, voice
26
Symphonic Band Concert, Helen Connor Laird Fine Arts Building, UWSP at Marshfield, (tickets)
27
Student Recital: Seth Mahoney, trombone, 12 p.m.
27
Student Recital: Stephen Calgaro, voice, NFAC 221, 2 p.m.
27
Student Recital: Brian Cyr, percussion
27
Student Recital: Michael Ellenbecker, bassoon, NFAC 221
28
UWSP Combined Choirs Concert, 3 p.m (ticketed event)
28
UWSP Clarinet Studio Recital

30

UWSP Campus Orchestra & Campus Band (ticketed event)

 

May

2

UWSP Wind Symphony & Symphonic Wind Ensemble (ticketed event)

3
UWSP Voice Area Recital, NFAC 221, 3 p.m.
3
Student Recital: Faith Hatch, jazz vocal

5
Student Recital: Kathyrn Radiske, NFAC 221, 3 p.m.
5
UWSP Piano Area Recital, 5:30 p.m.
5
Spring Jazz Ensemble Concert, James F. Veninga Theater, UWSP at Wausau, 7 p.m. (tickets)
6
UWSP Jazz Combo Concert 

7

UWSP Jazz Ensemble Concert (ticketed event)

9
UWSP Percussion Ensemble Concert 
9
Vocal Jazz Showcase, James F. Veninga Theater, UWSP at Wausau, 7 p.m. (tickets)
10
Symphony Orchestra and Concert Choir concert, Helen Connor Laird Fine Arts Building, UWSP at Marshfield (tickets)
12
Faculty Recital: Susan Bender, soprano, 1 p.m. (ticketed event)
12
Mother's Day Concert, James F. Veninga Theater, UWSP at Wausau, 7 p.m. (tickets)
12Student Recital: Lexie Lakmann, jazz vocal
13
Music Majors Recital, James F. Veninga Theater, UWSP at Wausau, 7 p.m.
14
Guest Artist: Brian Gnojek, clarinet masterclass, 3 p.m.
14
Guest Artist: Brian Gnojek, clarinet with Vincent Fuh, piano
17
Student Recital: Debora Barr, voice, 3 p.m.

17​

Central Wisconsin Jazz Ensemble  (tickets)

 

June

16-22

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