University Community Band

university community band

Location: Helene Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts, Rm 280
Questions:
 community-band@uwm.edu or (414) 229-5641
Director: Dr. John Climer

The University Community Band (UCB) is a concert band open to community members ages 18+ and students at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Musicians under 18 may be accepted by permission of the instructor. There is no formal audition for membership, but previous experience on a woodwind, brass or percussion instrument is required. The band performs one concert each semester and the repertoire includes both standard and contemporary band literature. Instruments are required at the first rehearsal.

2021-22 Dates

FALL SEMESTER
Rehearsals:
Mondays, September 13 – December 6 | 7–9:20 p.m.
Concert:
Monday, December 6, 7:30 p.m.

SPRING SEMESTER
Rehearsals:
Mondays, January 31 – May 2 | 7–9:20 p.m.
Concert:
Monday, May 2, 7:30 p.m.

Registration Information

CURRENT STUDENTS
To enroll, first-year and transfer students can register through their advisor during the summer New Student Orientation session. Returning students may self-enroll using their PAWS account. Music majors cannot take this in place of their assigned ensemble.

  • MUS 30 – undergraduate students (1 credit, non-major)
  • MUS 334 – undergraduate students (3 credits, non-major, fulfills GER requirement with additional assignments)
  • MUS 730 – graduate students (1 credit)

Course Catalog

COMMUNITY MEMBERS
Community members should register through the School of Continuing Education. Registration is $99 (Osher members pay $89). After September 13 it’s $109. 

Email: sce-registration.uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 227-3200 

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