• This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

University Community Orchestra

This ensemble invites advanced beginners or skilled amateurs (ages 12 and older) to rehearse and perform together. It is open to anyone who can read music and enjoys playing classical symphonic repertoire. UWM professor emeritus Margery Deutsch supervises weekly rehearsals with her conducting staff.

The first night of the session is an organizational meeting that all members must attend. It is not necessary to bring your instrument to this meeting. Music is handed out, and if you are interested in auditioning for a leadership chair, you can sign up for an appointment at this time. Seating audition material is taken from the concert music for the semester, and auditions are held during the second class. You are not required to audition to be in this group.

CONCERT: Friday, July 28, 2017, 7:30 pm

To let her know what instrument you play and what part you prefer (e.g. violin 2, flute 1, viola), contact Margery Deutsch at uco@uwm.edu or 414-229-4609 as soon as possible.


Margery Deutsch

Professor Emeritus Margery Deutsch serves as the Music Director of UWM’s University Community Orchestra, an ensemble of over 100 musicians ranging in age from 12 to 98. The orchestra is comprised of college, high school, and middle school students and ... read more

All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.

9 Wed., May 31-July 26


Location: Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts

Instructor: Margery Deutsch


$99 if you register by Wed., May 31.
$109 if you register after Wed., May 31.

Enrollment Limit: 150

Program Number: 8300-10006

Note: Summer Session: Members DO need to bring instruments on May 31 for the registration meeting AND first rehearsal.

Registration Deadline: Wed., July 26

Register Now