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Guitar Studio Recital

November 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

End of the Semester Classical Guitar Studio Recital.

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New Dancemakers 2017: Bring to Light

November 29 - December 2

Our emerging undergraduate artists will premiere 15 new works revealing hidden truths and histories in a quest to discover and activate human potential. Join us in celebrating this milestone in our students' academic and artistic careers.

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Chamber Music Milwaukee: “Served Hot”

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

Chamber Music Milwaukee presents "Served Hot," featuring UWM composers, including the TORCH ensemble performing on iPads.

UWM Symphony Orchestra Hartman, Neruda, & 500th Anniversary of Reformation

UWM Symphony Orchestra featuring Kevin Hartman

December 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

UWM Symphony Orchestra Concert will feature Professor Kevin Hartman, as the trumpet soloist for Neruda Trumpet Concerto. The year 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.

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“Tales of Hoffman” Showcase

December 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The UWM Opera Theatre will host performers from the Milwaukee Opera Theatre in a semester-long exploration of Offenbach’s “Tales of Hoffmann," culminating in a raw, pared down, and fresh reading of the opera on stage.

Stefan Kartman Recital

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

The Florestan Duo, comprised of UWM Music's Stefan Kartman (cello) and Jeannie Yu (piano), present a recital of Chamber Music with friends.

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Classical Guitar Solo Concert

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

Come and enjoy this evening filled with the talents of UWM students as they perform pieces of classical guitar that they have worked hard on all semester long. This event is free and enjoyable for all ages.

Major Barbara

December 6 - December 10

An opinionated and political daughter is at heads with her pragmatic, traditionalist father in this satirical drama.

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Fall 2017 BFA Exhibition and BA Project Session

December 6 - December 16

The graduating students of the Bachelor of Fine Arts and Bachelor of Arts programs will be presenting their projects in the UWM biannual showcase.

The Blue Lantern

December 6 - December 10

The Blue Lantern is the product of a semester long collaboration between director and visiting Fulbright scholar Tanya Weinstein and her ten student actors.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Rose Curley

December 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Rose Curley will speak on her recent work, a graphic memoir examining the issues surrounding her transracial adoption.

UWM Percussion Ensemble Winter Concert

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

Annual program as performed by the UWM Percussion Ensemble includes compositions and arrangements by UWM faculty and students.

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ICM concert #2: British Beat

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

The UWM graduate students of the Leonard Sorkin Institute will perform a concert of chamber music works by British composers.

UWM Wind Ensemble & Youth Wind Ensemble (UWAY): Concert in the Park

December 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

A shared performance by the UWM Wind Ensemble and UWM Youth Wind Ensemble, featuring music reminiscent of town band concerts at the beginning of the twentieth century.

UWM Choir - A Light in the Darkness

‘A Light in the Darkness’ Choral Concert

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

The UWM Concert Chorale, Women's Choir, Men's Choir, and Chamber Choir present an evening of seasonal choral music from a variety of styles and time periods.

Music by the Light of the Stars: Holiday Sing-along

December 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Science and the arts meet in an informative and entertaining journey through time and space with a performance from The UWM Collegium Musicum

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University Community Orchestra Fall Concert

December 10 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The UWM University Community Orchestra, led by conductor Margery Deutsch, performs works from classical and pops repertoires.

UWM Symphony Band & University Band: Winter Dances

December 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

This is a joint concert by the UWM Symphony Band and University Band. The program will include serious concert works, along with a nod to the holiday season.

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UWM Chamber Music Recital

December 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The graduate and undergraduate music students of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee present an evening of chamber music. This event is free and open to the public!

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UWM Design Entrepreneur Showcase 2017

December 14 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Design Entrepreneur Showcase presents its annual fall event featuring the innovative products and services developed by senior students in Design & Visual Communication at UWM.

Freshmen Musical Theater Showcase – Mostly Richard Rodgers

December 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Join the Musical Theater class of 2021 in an evening of songs mostly written by Richard Rodgers.
Hear songs from The King and I, The Sound of Music, Oklahoma, South Pacific, as well as other Rodgers favorites.

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Suzuki & Pre-College Students Concert

December 17 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Winter Suzuki & Pre-College Students Concert

Jazz Ensemble Concert

December 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

End of semester UWM jazz ensemble concert featuring the UWM Jazz ensemble and the Youth Jazz Ensemble.

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Fine Arts Quartet: 55th & Final Season #2

January 27, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Fine Arts Quartet celebrate their 55th and final season at UW-Milwaukee with three concerts – October 8, January 27, and January 28. Timothy Noonan will host a pre-concert talk beginning at 2PM. Program TBA.

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Fine Arts Quartet: 55th & Final Season #3

January 28, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Fine Arts Quartet celebrate their 55th and final season at UW-Milwaukee with three concerts – October 8, January 27, and January 28. Timothy Noonan will host a pre-concert talk beginning at 2PM. Program TBA.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Michelle Angela Ortiz

January 31, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Michelle Angela Ortiz is a visual artist/skilled muralist/community arts educator who uses her art as a vehicle to represent people and communities whose histories are often lost or co-opted.

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Winterdances

February 1, 2018 - February 4, 2018

Winterdances celebrates community engagement, social justice, and the virtues of bodies resurfacing/ reshaping the space through the whimsical usage of technology. New creative explorations presented by UWM Dance faculty Daniel Burkholder, Simone Ferro, Maria Gillespie, and featuring hip-hop fusion artist & 2014 Rockefeller Fellow, D. Sabela Grimes.

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2018 Annual Vocal Arts Festival

February 2, 2018 - February 3, 2018

The UWM Vocal program presents the 2017 annual Vocal Arts Festival, hosting 90 exceptional high school vocalists to join UWM voice and choral faculty for two days of voice masterclasses, lessons, honor choir rehearsals and performances, and recitals focused on developing their skills as solo and choral singers and performers.

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UWM Vocal Showcase Recital

February 2, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

A recital featuring UWM faculty and students performing solo vocal works and short scenes from both classical and musical theater genres

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Vocal Arts Festival and Milwaukee Music Festival Final Concert

February 3, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The concluding performance of the Vocal Arts Festival and Milwaukee Music Festival features performances by the Vocal Arts Festival High School Honor Choir, the Milwaukee Music Festival High School Orchestra, and the UWM Concert Chorale.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Simon Levin

February 7, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Simon Levin is a visiting artist, lecturer and kiln builder at The China Academy of the Arts in Hangzhou, where he and his apprentices have been bringing a technology that originated in Asia and has evolved in the incubator of the United States back to Asia.

Woody Herman Jazz Festival Concert

February 9, 2018 - February 10, 2018

This two day Woody Herman Jazz Festival will be featuring the UW-Milwaukee Jazz ensemble and the Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra with master classes and clinics for middle and high school jazz ensembles.

Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band: Mind, Music and Imagination

February 16, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

UWM's Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band present a thought-provoking concert of works that will engage and entertain.

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Lukasz Kuropaczewski Classical Guitar Concert

February 16, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Famous Polish classical guitarist's, Lukasz Kuropaczewski, will have host his first concert at UWM.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Sang-Mi Yoo

February 21, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Korean-born, Sang-Mi Yoo’s print media and installations obscure the distinction between perception and reality, past and present, revealing the contradictions of our fixed ways of seeing everyday life and values.

UWM ‘Concerto Competition Winners’ Concert

February 23, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

UWM Symphony Orchestra will perform "The Concerto Competition Winners' Concert". The featured soloists will be the winner(s) of the annual UWM concerto competition.

Radical Jewelry Makeover Kick Off

February 24, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Union Art Gallery and the Jewelry and Metalsmithing program host a one day symposium features speakers and serves as an official start of the project, which will culminate in an exhibition involving multiple UW programs at the Union Art Gallery April 13-May 11, 2018.

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ICM concert #3: UWM Celebrates Black History Month

February 25, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The UWM graduate students of the Leonard Sorkin Institute will perform a concert celebrating Black History Month.

Free & open to the public.

UWM Youth Wind Ensemble & Percussion program: Concert #3

February 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The UWM Youth Wind Ensemble & Percussion program and students from the UWM Middle School Honor Bands Festival present a joint concert celebrating youth in music.

Stupid F**king Bird

February 28, 2018 - March 4, 2018

A very funny, irreverent retelling of Chekhov’s “The Seagull,” by award-winning playwright Aaron Posner.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Shane Walsh

February 28, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

By considering technology, 90’s underground youth culture, and art history, Walsh works to re-construct an image of abstraction that feels appropriate to his time and place.

Marculescu Showcase: Rising Stars

March 3, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Showcasing emerging singers who have graduated recently from UW-Milwaukee's Voice Area program, including 2015 Metropolitan Opera National Council Audition National Finalist, Kathryn Henry.

UWM Choral Invitational

March 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Three of the finest area high school choirs join the UWM Concert Chorale for an afternoon of clinics and collaborative music-making culminating in a concert featuring all four choirs.

12 Ophelias

March 7, 2018 - March 11, 2018

Ophelia rises from her watery grave and finds herself reunited with Hamlet in a hard-knocks Appalachian community.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Kyoung Ae Cho

March 7, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Cho has been exhibiting her work extensively in various venues nationally and internationally and is the recipient of numerous awards.

Men’s and Women’s Choir Concert

March 10, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The UWM Men's, Women's, and Chamber Choirs present an evening of choral music from a variety of styles and time periods.

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Chamber Music Milwaukee: “Brahmsian Jewels”

March 11, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Chamber Music Milwaukee presents a concert with works performed alongside the UWM Vocal Department and more.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Lori Talcott

March 14, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Talcott's work projects explore the role of jewelry as a rhetorical device, and in this capacity, how it functions as an agent in rituals that negotiate social, temporal, and spiritual boundaries.

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Kithara Duo Classical Guitar Concert

March 14, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Texas-based Kithara Duo (featuring composer Olga Amelkina-Vera and Fernand Vera) will be hosting their first performance at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Sensoria | Electric-Acoustic Music Center

March 15, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Sensoria presents University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee's Electric-Acoustic Music Center, featuring new works by Composition & Technology faculty Kevin Schlei and Amanda Schoofs. The series is composed of six curated events throughout the academic calendar year at UWM PSOA.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Meg Mitchell

March 28, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Meg Mitchell has shown her work in numerous group and solo exhibitions, at venues such as the Atlantic Center for the Arts, Conner Contemporary, the DC Art Center, the Museum of Applied Art (MAK) in Vienna and the International Waldkunst Zentrum in Germany.

Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band: Concerto Winners Perform!

March 29, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

UWM's Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band present a concert featuring the winners of the annual concerto competition.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Susie Ganch

April 4, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Ganch's most recent solo exhibitions include TIED at Richmond Visual Arts Center, Richmond, VA and Land and Sea at Sienna Patti Contemporary.

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MKE Unplugged: Calum Graham

April 5, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Come enjoy the wonderful talents of the young Calum Graham. Recently named one of the top 30 guitarists in the world under 30 by Acoustic Guitar Magazine. This free concert will be fun for all ages.

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“Dying loudly: Opera isn’t dying…but we are!”

April 6, 2018 - April 7, 2018

Students of the UWM Opera Theatre program will perform Italian opera scenes highlighting death and the art of fighting. Staged and directed by UWM faculty and Milwaukee Opera Theatre artists.

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Metals!18 Annual Juried Student Exhibition

April 6, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - April 22, 2018 @ 8:00 pm

Peck School of the Arts' Department of Art & Design presents: Metals!18, a juried exhibition of student work in jewelry and metalsmithing.

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UWM Symphony Orchestra “Pictures at an Exhibition, Levy and Lasareff-Mironoff”

April 6, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

UWM Symphony will perform a concert featuring UWM's own, Todd Levy, principal clarinetist of Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Claudia Lasereff-Mironoff, Viola faculty member performing Bruch Concerto for Clarinet and Viola.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Greg Martens

April 11, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Gregory Martens shakes off the pressure to conform, tapping into his early joy of drawing, and filling his prints, artists books, and drawings with the absurd, the demonic, the historical, the political, and cool cars.

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Shin-ichi Fukuda Classical Guitar Concert

April 13, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Japanese classical guitarist, Shin-ichi Fukuda will host first performance at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

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UWM Horn Festival

April 14, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

The student organization, Horn Club, will be hosting masterclasses and workshops with Associate Professor of Horn, Greg Flint. There will also be the opportunity to play in a large horn choir and perform a concert at the end of the event.

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Kenilworth Open Studios

April 14, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Peck School faculty and graduate studio doors open, inviting the community in to watch live art in the making. Experience four hours of art exhibitions & film screenings; live performances; demonstrations and hands-on activities for all ages.

Sensoria | Ann Yi

April 14, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Contemporary pianist Ann Yi premieres new works for piano and electronics, created for her by University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Composition & Technology faculty and advanced graduate student composers.

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Music by the Light of the Stars

April 15, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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In this collaborative event, science and the arts meet in an informative and entertaining journey through time and space. The UWM Collegium Musicum, directed by Tim Sterner Miller, will perform early music from the Middle Ages and Renaissance on period instruments (including lutes, recorders, and viols) and UWM Planetarium director Jean Creighton will provide a guided tour of stars and constellations in the spring sky. $5

Science and the arts meet in this collaborative event for an informative and entertaining journey through time and space.

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Chamber Music Milwaukee: “Spring Colors”

April 15, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Chamber Music Milwaukee presents its the fourth and final concert of the 2017-18 season featuring Ensemble Nouvelle Époque.

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Faculty Recital: The vocal works of Barber, Verdi, and Wagner

April 16, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Soprano Tanya Kruse and Pianist Janna Ernst collaborate in a program that includes Wagner's "Wesendonck Lieder" and art songs by Verdi and Barber.

Book of Days

April 18, 2018 - April 22, 2018

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lanford Wilson compels us to examine the cultural ideals of small town life.

Concert Chorale at the Mt. Carmel 75th Anniversary Concert Series

April 21, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

UWM's premier choral ensemble presents an evening of choral music as a part of Mt. Carmel's 75th anniversary concert series.

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University Community Orchestra Spring Concert

April 22, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The UWM University Community Orchestra, led by conductor Margery Deutsch, performs works from classical and pops repertoires.

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UWM Classical Guitar Studio Recital

April 24, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee presents classical guitar studio recital solo performances.

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UWM Friends of the MSO: Yaniv Dinur

April 25, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

MSO Associate Conductor Yaniv Dinur will discuss the MSO concerts to be presented April 27 and 28, featuring Dvořák’s “New World” Symphony, and cellist Truls Mørk performing Prokofiev’s Sinfonia Concertante.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Josh MacPhee

April 25, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Josh MacPhee is a designer, artist, archivist, and a founding member of both the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative and Interference Archive.

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Springdances

April 26, 2018 - April 29, 2018

Joy, heritage, and memory will be embodied in Springdances. Bringing together new works by Dance alumni Dani Kuepper and Kym McDaniel, as well as the introduction of community artist Dawn Springer and LA based dance activist Ana Maria Alvarez.

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Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band: Lindsay Kesselman sings Mr. Tambourine Man

April 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band, alongside acclaimed soprano Lindsay Kesselman, perform Pulitzer Prize winning composer John Corigliano's Mr Tambourine Man: Seven Poems of Bob Dylan.

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Rados Malidzan Classical Guitar Concert

April 28, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Montenegrin classical guitarist Rados Malidzan will be having their first concert at University Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

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ICM concert #4: A Tribute to Fine Arts Quartet

April 29, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The UWM graduate students of the Leonard Sorkin Institute will perform a concert from the repertoire of the Fine Arts Quartet.

Free & open to the public.

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UWM Classical Guitar Chamber Music Recital

May 1, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee classical guitar studio chamber of music recital will be featuring duos, trios, ensembles, guitar and other instruments.

9 to 5 the musical

May 2, 2018 - May 6, 2018

Three female office workers plot revenge against their “sexist-egotistical-lying-hypocritical-bigot” boss.

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Plug-in Studio

May 2, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Plug-In Studio (Steve Ciampaglia + Kerry Richardson) is a socially engaged new media art collective that collaborates with adults and youth in diverse Chicago communities.

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DVC BFA: Senior Design Capstone Showcase

May 3, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - May 10, 2018 @ 9:00 pm

The seniors in the Design & Visual Communication program at UWM will be showcasing their work from the spring semester.

UWM Symphony Orchestra Season Finale “Made in America”

May 4, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

UWM Symphony Orchestra's season finale concert will have music by American Composers. Joan Tower's Made in America, John Adam's Short Ride in a fast machine, and Copland's Lincoln Portrait, will be the highlight of the concert.

Choral Collage Concert

May 5, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The UWM Concert Chorale, Women's Choir, Men's Choir, and Chamber Choir present their final concert of the 2017-2018 school year featuring choral music from a variety of styles and time periods.

UWM Youth Wind Ensemble & Percussion program: Concert #4

May 6, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The "UWAY" program celebrates its 35th season with a program featuring a performance by the winner(s) of the annual UWAY Concerto Competition.

UWM Percussion Ensemble Spring Concert

May 10, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Annual spring concert as performed by the UWM Percussion Ensemble. Program TBD. Free & open to the public.

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UWM Jazz Ensemble Concert

May 13, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

End of the semester jazz concert featuring the youth jazz ensemble and the UW-Milwaukee jazz ensemble.

Dancemakers

July 20, 2018 - July 21, 2018

Every year we welcome a wonderfully eclectic and talented group of nationally and internationally recognized dancers and choreographers from around the world to Milwaukee to participate in our graduate Dance MFA program. Presenting Dancemakers.

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University Community Orchestra Concert

July 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

University Community Orchestra, led by conductor Margery Deutsch, performs works from classical and pops repertoires.

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