University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Milwaukee Music Festival


For High School Musicians
February 6-7, 2015

Two highly select ensembles: String Orchestra and Symphonic Wind Ensemble

All selected students will attend tuition free
Supervised lodging will be provided.
(housing and meals are the responsibility of students - approximately $75)

The Peck School of the Arts at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is pleased to announce the establishment of a one-of-a-kind music experience for exceptionally talented high school musicians. The Milwaukee Music Festival will bring the finest high school students from Wisconsin and surrounding states to the UWM campus for a weekend of rehearsals and master classes with UW-Milwaukee faculty artists, a number of whom are members of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. The finale concert will be under the direction of Dr. Jun Kim, Director of Orchestral Activities, and Dr. John Climer, Director of University Bands.

Two Audition Options:

  1. A “live” audition at one of five audition sites in Wisconsin and Northern Illinois
  2. A recorded audition sent to a private YouTube channel

More details by September 15