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‘The Soldier’s Tale’ as told by UW-W


March 12, 2014

March 12, 2014 By Lea Staedtler   The Music and Theatre Departments have collaborated to perform a classical theatrical performance of “The Soldier’s Tale.” “The Soldier’s Tale,” is a classic piece by the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky from 1918. It tells the story of a young soldier on leave, ...

Percussion ensemble to offer ‘different’ sounds

October 31, 2012

  Crashes, booms and thuds will be heard coming from the Light Recital Hall tomorrow night. The UW-Whitewater percussion ensemble will perform a small concert at 7:30 p.m. The 17-student ensemble will play four pieces, including “Double Music” by the late John Cage and Lou Harrison...

Percussion director ‘thankful’ for start as trumpet player

April 11, 2012

Performing with more than five orchestras, five symphonies, a Broadway Company and several celebrities are among the accomplishments Music Lecturer Tobie Wilkinson. Wilkinson has been a percussionist since he was in ninth grade. He said, however, his love of music began in the fifth grade....

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