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Music students revive Copland opera


February 18, 2015

Feb. 18,2015 By Jake Prinsen   Combined music, theatre and song are set to unfold on the stage of Barnett Theatre as UW-Whitewater students come together to perform the opera “The Tender Land.” Written by composer Aaron Copland, the opera is a coming-of-age story that takes place...

Vocalist prepares for recital

September 18, 2013

Senior Emily Roach has been singing since she was 12 years old: By Signe Trewyn   Emily Roach is preparing to take the stage for the moment she’s worked toward her entire college career: her senior recital. Roach, a music major, began taking voice lessons when she was 12 years old...

UW-Whitewater music department showcases student talent in annual gala concert

November 29, 2011

Each year, UW-Whitewater’s Music Department hosts the Holiday Gala Concert. This is the department’s biggest concert of the year, raising roughly $12,000 for the student scholarship fund. Nine of the department’s musical groups including choirs, orchestras and ensembles will perform in the 18th annual ...

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