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The Season of Giving

 

 

December 2017

“I don’t think you realize how much the String Academy meant to me. Studying at SAW all those years, I consider you all family.”

~ Melita Tyler, SAW Alum and Doctoral Student

Dear Friend,

One of the most rewarding gifts […]

You’re Invited: Florestan Duo, December 3 @ 3:00pm

The Florestan Duo, comprised of String Academy and UWM faculty member Stefan Kartman (cello) and Jeannie Yu (piano), present a recital of Chamber Music with friends.

Program Bach/Siloti Adagio Samuel Barber Cello Sonata Richard Strauss Cello Sonata Tchaikovsky “Pezzo Capriccioso”

The Florestan Duo have been in residence in Milwaukee, giving performances together and as […]

2017 Fall Concert

The leaves are falling, the temperatures are finally dropping, and the students of the String Academy are busy preparing for our Fall Concert. We hope you can join us for an inspiring concert showcasing our talented young string players.

When: Saturday, November 18th, 2017, 10:30 AM Where: Peck School of the Arts Recital Hall. Admission: […]

Faculty Performance: Jichen Li with the Sheboygan Symphony

Mozart and Tchaikovsky

When: Oct 07, 2017 Time: 7:30 pm

The first concert of the 99th Season: “Celebrating 99 Years of Community Enrichment”

Guest Soloist: Jichen Li, Violoncello

Repertoire

Mozart | Symphony No 36 “Linz”

Tchaikovsky | Variations on a Rococo Theme – Jichen Li, Violoncello

Tchaikovsky | Symphony No. 2 […]

Got Cello?

The String Academy of Wisconsin is seeking a few cellists to fill remaining positions in our program. Do you know someone who might be interested in beginning their journey with this fascinating and versatile instrument? Our exceptional faculty are here to nurture and guide your child as they develop musical skills and a life-long […]

2017 Scholarship Benefit Concert

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Scholarship Benefit Concert

featuring String Academy Students Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. Peck School of the Arts Recital Hall Reception to follow $30 per person • Please call for advance tickets Phone (414) 963 4729 www.stringacademyofwisconsin.org

Violin Beginner Week

Violin and Cello Beginner Week

for ages 4 to 8

June 12-July 21, 2017

Get your budding violinist off to a great start with instruction especially for youngsters who have never played a string instrument.

To get a jump-start with their new instruments, students will have one week of daily group lessons (see schedule below). For each of the other […]

No lessons on Campus April 10, 11, 2017

Attention SAW Students and families:

Due to a fire on the UWM campus, the Music Building building will be closed this Monday and Tuesday.

Students who have individual lessons on Monday and Tuesday will receive lesson information from their teacher.

 

 

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You’re invited: 2017 Spring Concert

2017 Violin Competition Winners

Isabella Thiel (Infant Paganini)

Grace Woo (Concertino)

Congratulations to all contestants on their performance!

Thank you to graduate pedagogy students Kira Makeever, Heidi Barker, and Allan Russell for judging the competition.

Also, thank you to pianists Stephanie Lippert and Steve Ayers for accompanying all ten contestants.