music-noteTrombone Day

On Sunday, January 28, 2018, UW-Whitewater will host Trombone Day from 10:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m. at the Light Recital Hall in the Greenhill Center of the Arts Building. Middle school trombonists (grades 7-8), high school trombonists (grades 9-12), college trombonists, adult-amateur and professional level trombonists are all eligible to participate in University of Wisconsin-Whitewater’s Trombone Day. University of Wisconsin-Whitewater alumni are also welcome to participate in the day’s events. Trombone Day 2018 will feature trombonist Jim Pugh.



  • Participate in one of the Trombone Choirs
  • Recital by Jim Pugh
  • Master class by Jim Pugh
  • Group warm-up session with Dr. Michael Dugan
  • Shop the exhibit area for instruments, sheet music and accessories
  • Final concert featuring the Participant Trombone Choirs.


Skill Levels

imgEnsemble placement for the final concert will be based on ability level (i.e. middle school, high school, college, adult-amateur, professional).


What to Bring

  • Trombone
  • Friends and Family
  • Bag lunch or money to purchase lunch. Plenty of restaurants are within walking distance of the Center of the Arts.
  • Registrants under 18: Please complete a Clinic Health Form and turn it in at check-in. 



9:15 - 10:00 a.m. Check In and Registration
10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Group Warm-up Sessions
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Rehearsal
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Break
1:00 - 1:50 p.m. Rehearsal
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Guest Artist Recital
3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Guest Artist Master Class
5:00 - 5:45 p.m. Visit Vendors
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Final Concert

Cost Information

$40.00 covers your ticket to guest artists' recital, master class, t-shirt, materials and all of the day’s events.


Parking Information

Permits are not required to park in campus lots on the weekends.  You may park in Lot 1 for free.  More information on parking can be found on the Visitor Center website.  A campus map can be found here.