March 10 & 11, 2017
The UWM Department of Music and the Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra host the Woody Herman Educational Jazz Festival. Middle School and High School students will participate in clinics, master classes and full ensemble sessions and there will be special activities for ensemble directors. Friday events will also include the adjudication of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation Woody Herman-Sister Fabian Fund Scholarships for high school seniors.
Middle and High School Workshop – Friday, 8:30AM–3:30PM
Open to Middle and High School workshop participants
Public Workshops & Clinics – Saturday, 11AM–2PM
Open clinics, master classes, and workshops with Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra performers.
Concert – Saturday, 7:30PM
Featuring the Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra, UWM Jazz Ensembles, and the winner of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation Woody Herman-Sister Fabian Fund Scholarship.
Schools with students in the UWM Youth Jazz Ensemble receive $50 off entrance to the festival. Workshop space is limited – deadline April 1, 2016.
Workshop, Clinics, & Concert
Middle School Jazz Ensembles – $195
High School Jazz Ensembles – $250
College/University Jazz Ensembles – $295
Concert & Clinics
General – $22
General – $15
Seniors, UWM Faculty & Staff – $13
Students, under 18 – $9
Music Majors – Free
Visit the Box Office for ticketing/registration.