Upcoming Events › Music
Events Search and Views Navigation
List of Events
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee presents jazz guitar studio performances featuring the students of Pete Billmann.
You are invited to attend the Musical Theatre Capstone, Harmony in a World of Change in Kenilworth 508. The performance features members of the BFA Musical Theatre Class of 2020: Connor Dalzin, Zoe Drews, Ava Masias, Ashley Oviedo and Mary Sibilski.
Gareth Pearson is referred to as “The Welsh Tornado,” an appropriate title given his special talent for combining fingerstyle pyrotechnics and explosive lead runs. Pearson is considered one of the most exciting acoustic musicians gigging today. Gareth has a distinctive style that can be heard through his creative and innovative arrangements that cover a wide spectrum of genres.
Dr. Kamil Tokarski is a distinguished pianist with rich musical experiences throughout Europe, the United States and Asia. He returns to his alma mater, the Peck School of the Arts, for a recital of works by Scarlatti, Liszt, Chopin and Albeniz. Tokarski is currently based in Taiwan, where he operates a teaching and recording studio.
The UWM Percussion Ensemble presents its annual fall concert, featuring a wide variety of instruments, sounds and compositions from different periods. Come hear an exhilarating mix of musical styles and sounds that only a percussion concert can provide!
In celebration of our new Versatile Voice degree program, we will redefine "opera theatre" and apply this definition to all styles of vocal repertoire - opera, art song, music theatre, and pop - featuring scenes by Tori Amos, Benjamin Britten, Michael Ching, Philip Glass, Jake Heggie, Dave Malloy, Pasek & Paul, and Radiohead.
The UWM Symphony Band presents a public concert in conjunction with the UWM Middle School Honor Bands Festival.
Contemporary Music Ensemble is an electro-acoustic performance group focusing on indeterminate and improvisation works. Directed by Amanda Schoofs, this concert features hybrid visual and generative video scores, created with the past ten years.
Students of Rene Izquierdo present a varied program of chamber works featuring the guitar.
Featuring the combined talents of the Peck School of the Arts Wind Ensemble, Leonard Sorkin Institute of Chamber Music and dancers, "Expressed in Units" is a one-night only, one-of-a-kind experience.
Join the University Community Band for a concert of classic and contemporary works.
UWM professor and Grammy winning musician Greg Flint joins the UWM Symphony Orchestra to perform the Horn Concerto by English composer Ruth Gipps; the concerto is considered one of her greatest works. The symphony will also perform Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite, a holiday tradition that sets the tone for the season, in addition to Suite for Strings by Carl Nielsen.
Leonard Sorkin Institute of Chamber Music Presents;
An afternoon of Chamber Music
UWM's Advanced Graduate Chamber Music Students will perform an afternoon of music.
Join the UWM Concert Chorale, Bella Voce Women's Choir, Men's Choir and Women's Chorus for an evening of seasonal choral music.
Come enjoy an evening of solo and chamber music with the UWM Saxophone Studio.
Students share accomplishments acquired and moves mastered during this end-of-semester showcase.
The talented high school students of the UWM Youth Wind & Percussion Ensembles program (UWAY) are joined by UWM Professor of Trumpet Kevin Hartman on their second performance of the season.
Come see the UWM Jazz Ensemble and Youth Jazz Ensemble finish off the fall semester with some hot jazz charts!
Premiere performances, live musical accompaniment and more to warm your soul and inspire your senses during our annual winter dance concert.
Talented high school vocalists who enjoy both solo and choral singing are invited to apply for the 2020 UWM Vocal Arts Festival.
A free showcase recital featuring UWM voice students and faculty performing a diverse range of songs.
This free concert concludes the 2020 UWM Vocal Arts Festival, with featured performances by the university's concert chorale and Vocal Arts Festival Choir.
Come see the UWM Jazz Ensemble and Youth Jazz Ensemble kick off the spring semester with some hot jazz charts!
Praised by the distinguished Classical Guitar Magazine as “having the star potential to serve as inspiration for new generations of guitarists to come,” Beijing Guitar Duo made their New York debut in Carnegie Hall in 2010 and launched their international concert career.
UWM Alumni clarinetist Orlando Pimentel and violist Matthew Michelic joins UWM's Piano Faculty Elena Abend
The annual UWM Symphony Orchestra's Concerto Competition winners will be performing, in addition to orchestral works by Ravel and Weber.
The talented high school students of the UWM Youth Wind & Percussion Ensembles program (UWAY) are joined by the UWAY Middle School "All-Star Band" and UWM Director of Percussion Studies Alex Wier on their third performance of the season.
UWM alumnus Craig Kirchhoff, Professor Emeritus at the Unversity of Minnesota will lead the Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band in an exciting program of music for wind band.
They are counted among the top-class international guitar duos, receiving enthusiastic reviews from all over the world. Canadian Dale Kavanagh and her German partner Thomas Kirchhoff have made up the Amadeus Guitar Duo since 1991. The secret of their success, regularly documented by more than 70 concerts per year, is the complete devotion of the two artists to their instrument.
Join the UWM Bella Voce Women's Choir, Men's Choir, Chamber Choir, and Women's Chorus for a wonderful evening of choral music from a variety of styles, locations, and time periods!
UWM Opera Theatre will present a spring production of seven world premiere “mini-operas” in our beautiful Jan Serr Studio (Kenilworth Square).
UWM faculty Nicki Roman and Alex Wier will present new works for saxophone and percussion. Including newly commissioned pieces from composition faculty William Heinrichs and Phillip Sink. The program will also include additional chamber music offerings involving more members of the Music Department faculty.
Guest Pianist Nathan Carterette returns to UWM in a recital presenting Bach's Well Tempered Clavier Book I.
The year 2020 marks the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth and, to celebrate it, UWM Symphony will perform Beethoven's "Eroica".
Join Peck School of the Arts piano faculty and guest speakers for a festive day celebrating the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth and performing his piano compositions!
Benjamin Verdery is described as “iconoclastic” and “inventive” by the New York Times. He has also been written up as “one of the classical guitar world’s most foremost personalities” by Classical Guitar Magazine.
Guest Baritone John Daugherty and UWM's Piano faculty member Elena Abend will perform a recital including Schumann's song cycle "Liederkreis" Op. 39.
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.
Join the University Community Band as they present their spring concert.
Bonnie and Clyde went from small-town nobodies to Depression-era folk heroes and Texas law enforcement’s worst nightmare.
UWM Symphony Orchestra's season finale concert featuring Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 2.
Join the UWM Concert Chorale, Bella Voce Women's Choir, Men's Choir, Chamber Choir, and Women's Chorus in their final concert of the 2019-2020 school year as they present a collage of choral music from a variety of styles, locations, and time periods.
The talented high school students of the UWM Youth Wind & Percussion Ensembles program (UWAY) celebrate the end of another successful season in their final performance of the year.
Come see the UWM Jazz Ensemble and Youth Jazz Ensemble ease into summer with some cool jazz charts!
Please join us for an afternoon of flute ensemble music performed by our current undergraduate/graduate flute students of the UWM Flute studio!
Join the UWM Gospel Choir for their final performance of the 2019-2020 school year!
Experimental Improvisation, directed by Amanda Schoofs, presents an evening of freely improvised sound.