Concert Schedule

Jazz Central Voices with Swing Shift

UW-Marathon County offers a variety of concerts each semester that are open to the public.  Most performances are in our state-of-the-art UW Center for Civic Engagement James F. Veninga Theater on the UWMC campus.  We hope you can join us at a performance soon!

Spring 2017

Saturday, February 4

Faculty Trumpet Recital

Featuring UWMC Music Faculty Member Chad Premeau.

  • 3:00 p.m. in UW CCE James F. Veninga Theater
  • Free

Saturday, February 18

24-hour Arts Festival Performance
Featuring the 24-hour choir along with writers, artists, poets, and more.

  • 7:00 p.m. in UW CCE James F. Veninga Theater
  • Free

Thursday, March 23

Spring Concert Band Performance
Featuring the UWMC Concert Band under the direction of Chad Premeau.

  • 7:00 p.m. in UW CCE James F. Veninga Theater
  • Free

Friday, April 21

This all-day festival will feature vocal jazz groups from throughout the state working with guest clinicians and attending workshops and masterclasses.

Friday, April 21

Vocal Jazz Festival Guest Artist Performance by Janet Planet

The spirited and vivacious Janet Planet, called “The Voice of the New Jazz Culture,” has traveled the world as a performer and clinician for 25 years. Come enjoy an evening of her boundless expression and powerful vocals!

  • 7:00 p.m., James F. Veninga Theater
  • $15 – general admission
  • FREE for UWMC students and Vocal Jazz Festival Participating Schools
    • Tickets are available in the UWMC business office Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., or online at www.showtix4u.com. On the ticket website click "Buy Tickets" on the left sidebar, and then search "Janet Planet" at the top of the page.  If tickets remain they will be sold at the box office beginning half an hour before the performance.

Thursday, May 4

Spring Jazz Concert
Featuring the UWMC Jazz Ensemble directed by Dr. Jeff Erickson, and the UWMC Vocal Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Central Voices and Central Wisconsin High School Honors Vocal Jazz Ensemble directed by Dr. Timothy Buchholz.
  • 7:00 p.m. in UW CCE James F. Veninga Theater
  • $5 general admission
  • FREE for UWMC students

Monday, May 8

Music Majors Recital
Featuring UWMC Student Music Majors performing solo vocal and instrumental repertoire.

  • 7:00 p.m. in UW CCE James F. Veninga Theater
  • Free

Sunday, May 14

Mother's Day Concert
Featuring the UWMC Concert Choir directed by Dr. Timothy Buchholz and the UWMC Concert Band directed by Chad Premeau.

  • 7:00 p.m. in UW CCE James F. Veninga Theater
  • $5 general admission
  • FREE for UWMC students

Summer 2017

Saturday, July 22

Featuring performers from the UWMC Vocal Jazz Camp.
  • 7:00 p.m. in UW CCE James F. Veninga Theater
  • Free

Fall 2017

Sunday, October 22

Fall Concert
Featuring all five of the UWMC music ensembles performing both classical and jazz music.
  • 7:00 p.m. in UW CCE James F. Veninga Theater
  • Free

Thursday, December 7

Winter Instrumental Concert
Featuring the UWMC Concert Band under the direction of Chad Premeau and the the UWMC Jazz Ensemble directed by Dr. Jeff Erickson.
  • 7:00 p.m. in UW CCE James F. Veninga Theater
  • Free

Sunday, December 10

Winter Choral Concert
Featuring the UWMC Concert Choir, Vocal Jazz Ensemble, and Jazz Central Voices directed by Dr. Timothy Buchholz.
  • 7:00 p.m. in UW CCE James F. Veninga Theater
  • Free

Monday, December 11

Music Majors Recital
Featuring UWMC Student Music Majors performing solo vocal and instrumental repertoire.
  • 7:00 p.m. in UW CCE James F. Veninga Theater
  • Free