College of Arts and Communication

EVENTS

2021 Events - For the safety of our students, faculty, staff and patrons, almost all event offerings in the Spring 2021 semester will be prerecorded digital performances. Each event listed below is available for a specified period of time beyond the date of release.

Tickets can be purchased by calling 262-472-2222. Tickets can be expected to go on sale at least three weeks prior to the content becoming available. Digital content will be delivered to all ticket holders by email as soon as content becomes available. For events at Young Auditorium, please visit their website: youngauditorium.com


Ticketed Events

Spring Finale Concert, Music Mosaics Series
Release Date: April 15, 2021 @ 7:30 pm  |  Tickets on sale at tickets.uww.edu

UW-Whitewater faculty will perform a variety of works celebrating the power of music. Works include pieces by Mozart, Mazzoli, Turrin and more by performers: Mike Dugan, trombone, Matthew Onstad, trumpet, Leanne League, violin and MyungHee Chung, piano. View Program.

Once you purchase tickets, you will receive an email confirming your purchase. On April 15, 2021, you will receive an email with a link for the digital production content. This content will be available through April 28, 2021 for viewing. If you purchase tickets on April 15, 2021, emails will be sent out every few hours with the link to the digital production. If you encounter any issues with viewing your content, please email langeas14@uww.edu or call 262-472-5943 for customer service.

 

God of Carnage by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton
directed by Bruce Cohen
Release Date: April 27, 2021 @ 7:30 pm  |  Tickets on sale at ShowTix4U.com

A playground altercation between eleven-year-old boys brings together two sets of Brooklyn parents for a meeting to resolve the matter. At first, diplomatic niceties are observed, but as the meeting progresses, and the rum flows, tensions emerge and the gloves come off, leaving the couples with more than just their liberal principles in tatters. TONY AWARD WINNER – BEST PLAY. View Program.

Once you purchase tickets, you will receive an email confirming your purchase that also contains your unique link for content. If you have trouble viewing your content or questions, please email langeas14@uww.edu or call 262-472-5943 for customer service.

 

Whitewater Symphony Orchestra & Chamber Orchestra
Release Date: April 30, 2021 @ 7:30 pm  |  Tickets on sale starting April 16, 2021 at tickets.uww.edu

The Whitewater Symphony Orchestra is the flagship orchestra at UW-Whitewater. The WSO is a full orchestra and includes woodwinds, brass, percussion, and strings. 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.

Once you purchase tickets, you will receive an email confirming your purchase. On April 30, 2021, you will receive an email with a link for the digital production content. This content will be available through May 13, 2021 for viewing. If you purchase tickets on April 30, 2021, emails will be sent out every few hours with the link to the digital production. If you encounter any issues with viewing your content, please email langeas14@uww.edu or call 262-472-5943 for customer service.

 


Non Ticketed Events

Flute Studio & Ensembles
April 1 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link  |  Program

 

Flute Studio & Ensembles
April 6 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link  |  Program

 

Chancellor's Quartet & Baroque Ensemble
April 7 @ 7:30 pm  |  Concert link  |  Program  |  Program Notes

 

Student Recital: Daniel Szelogowski, tenor & Sydnee Bush, soprano
April 8 @ 7:30 pm  |  Concert link

 

Department of Music Guest Artist Lecture: Dr. Alexis Davis-Hazell
April 9  |  Virtual Meeting Link
12 p.m. - Masterclass with UW-Whitewater singers
2:30 p.m. – Lecture: “The History and Performance Practice of American Negro Spirituals”

Dr. Alexis Davis-Hazell, mezzo-soprano, has performed a wide range of repertoire throughout the U.S. and abroad. From Mme. de Croissy of Poulenc’s Dialogue of the Carmelites and Dritte Dame of Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, to Frugola of Puccini’s Il Tabarro and the High Priestess of Verdi’s Aida, Dr. Davis-Hazell has earned considerable acclaim for her dramatic intensity and musical commitment. She has participated in more than one hundred and twenty performances of Porgy and Bess since 2008 in a variety of capacities, including both U.S. and European tours. She exercises her fluency in a diversity of repertoire as a musical director in theatre (I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change and Monty Python’s Spamalot,) and jazz cabarets, as well as a concert soloist and performer of opera’s dramatic repertoire. Dr. Davis-Hazell is currently Assistant Professor of Voice at the University of Alabama.

 

Faculty Concert: Cristina Ballatori, flute
April 9 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link  |  Program

 

Student Recital: Fai Haw, horn
April 10 @ 4:00 pm  |  Livestream link  |  Program

 

Student Recital: Enrique Chambers, flute
April 10 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link  |  Program

 

Student Recital: Maggie Hillock, percussion
April 11 @ 1:00 pm  |  Livestream link  |  Program

 

Faculty Concert: Benjamin Whitcomb, cello
April 11 @ 3:00 pm  |  Prerecorded video - link will be posted when it becomes available  |  Program

 

Faculty Concert: Leanne League, violin with Guest Artists Kangwon Kim and John Chappell Stowe
April 11 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link  |  Program  |  Slides

Leanne League is joined by Kangwon Kim and John Chappell Stowe in a program of 17th and 18th century Baroque music on period instrument.  Highlights include Telemann’s clever and whimsical interpretation of Gulliver’s Travels and Vivaldi’s arrangement of “La Folia”.

 

Percussion Ensemble
April 13 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link  |  Program  |  Program Notes

 

Jazz Combos
April 14 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link  |  Program

 

Jazz II Ensembles
April 15 @ 6:00 pm  |  Livestream link  |  Program

 

Jazz I Ensembles
April 15 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link  |  Program

 

Student Recital: Noah Zezulka, violin
April 27 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link

Ticketed Events

Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Release Date: May 3, 2021 @ 7:30 pm  |  Tickets on sale starting April 16, 2021 at tickets.uww.edu

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.

Once you purchase tickets, you will receive an email confirming your purchase. On May 3, 2021, you will receive an email with a link for the digital production content. This content will be available through May 16, 2021 for viewing. If you purchase tickets on May 3, 2021, emails will be sent out every few hours with the link to the digital production. If you encounter any issues with viewing your content, please email langeas14@uww.edu or call 262-472-5943 for customer service.

 

Chamber Singers, Vocal Jazz, Concert Choir, Meistersingers, and Singing Sirens
Release Date: May 5, 2021 @ 7:30 pm  |  Tickets on sale starting April 12, 2021 at tickets.uww.edu

The UW-Whitewater choirs will perform selected works. Groups will include: Chamber Singers, Vocal Jazz Ensemble, Concert Choir, Meistersingers, and the Singing Sirens.

Once you purchase tickets, you will receive an email confirming your purchase. On May 5, 2021, you will receive an email with a link for the digital production content. This content will be available through May 16, 2021 for viewing. If you purchase tickets on May 5, 2021, emails will be sent out every few hours with the link to the digital production. If you encounter any issues with viewing your content, please email langeas14@uww.edu or call 262-472-5943 for customer service.

 


Non Ticketed Events

Faculty Concert: Karen Boe, piano & Friends
May 1 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link
Join UW-Whitewater piano faculty member Karen Boe and her guests violinist Isabelli Lippi, concertmaster of Elgin Symphony, and cellist Karl Lavine, principal Madison Symphony and Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra for a program of Beethoven and Brahms.

 

Student Recital: David Baker, vocalist
May 2  |  Pre-recorded video, link to come

 

Student Recital: Molly Wanless, soprano &  Hunter Gebauer, tenor
May 2 @ 1:00 pm  |  Livestream link

 

Student Recital: Travils Mills, saxophone
May 2 @ 3:00 pm  |  Livestream link

 

Opera Workshop
May 2 @ 7:30 pm  |  Pre-recorded, link will be posted when it becomes available

 

Vocal Jazz Ensemble
May 3 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link

 

Faculty Concert: Matt Sintchak, saxophone
May 4 @ 7:30 pm  |  Livestream link