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Department of Music
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E-mail: music@uww.edu

Faculty & Guest Artist Concerts

Karen Boe, piano & Friends
March 16 at 7:30 pm
Light Recital Hall, Greenhill Center of the Arts

Faculty member Karen Boe, piano will be joined by guest artists Xavier Pleindoux, violin and Karl Lavine, cello. This talented group of musicians will perform works including Claude Debussy's first composition, Piano Trio in G major, and Maurice Ravel's Piano Trio in A minor.


Whitewater Symphony Orchestra
April 10 at 7:30 pm
Young Auditorium

In addition to performing 2-3 concerts each semester, the Symphony Orchestra tours semi-annually. Repertoire selections focus on standard symphonic masterworks, but include a variety of works from the classical period to modern day. Each year student concerto soloists are selected to perform with the orchestras through the annual concerto competition and members of the music faculty at UW-Whitewater make guest solo appearances with the orchestras.


Guest Artist: Sonict presents Cosmographie
April 14 at 7:30 pm
Light Recital Hall, Greenhill Center of the Arts

Cosmographie performances convey awareness and inspiration to the audience concerning our earth and its environment. These performances bring live music, interactive video, audio mash-ups, poetry, dance, and natural soundscapes into a moving, thought-provoking event.


Faculty Concert: Music of the Holocaust by Matt Sintchak
April 30 at 7:30 pm
Light Recital Hall, Greenhill Center of the Arts

Professor Matt Sintchak presents a concert of works exploring the Holocaust as part of Yom HaShoah.


Whitewater Symphony Orchestra & Chamber Orchestra
May 2 at 7:30 pm
Young Auditorium

In addition to performing 2-3 concerts each semester, the Symphony Orchestra tours semi-annually. Repertoire selections focus on standard symphonic masterworks, but include a variety of works from the classical period to modern day. Each year student concerto soloists are selected to perform with the orchestras through the annual concerto competition and members of the music faculty at UW-Whitewater make guest solo appearances with the orchestras.
The Chamber Orchestra is a select string ensemble that performs works fro the Baroque through present day. Membership is open to any student on campus, however an ability to learn repertoire quickly and outside of rehearsal is necessary. The Chamber Orchestra performs in concerts by themselves as well as alongside the Symphony Orchestra, and is occasionally supplemented with minds, brass, and percussion as needed. The Chamber Orchestra also participates in the annual concerto competition which highlights solo talent from among UW-Whitewater music majors.


Symphonic Wind Ensemble & the University/Community Band
May 5 at 3:00 pm
Young Auditorium

The UW-Whitewater Symphonic Wind Ensemble is the premiere wind and percussion ensemble on campus. It is open by audition to all qualified students, regardless of major. SWE has distinguished itself internationally, nationally and regionally. Honors include being the first university band from Wisconsin to perform at Carnegie Hall. The Symphonic Wind Ensemble has performed by invitation at conventions of the British Association of Symphonic Bands and Ensembles, College Band Directors National Conference and the National Association of Music Educators. The ensemble re-auditions every semester.


Chamber Singers & Vocal Jazz Ensemble
May 5 at 7:30 pm
Light Recital Hall, Greenhill Center of the Arts

The last concert prior to their international tour, the Chamber Singers & Vocal Jazz will perform selections from Bach, Wayne Oquin, and more.