Peninsula Performances

Fridays at 8pm (repeats Tuesdays at 1pm)

Highlighting musical talent from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, this program features performances from large music ensembles, chamber groups, soloists, and musicians of all kinds.

Friday evenings at 8pm ET (Repeats Tuesday at 1pm ET)

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We continue with the NMU Music Department, this time pulling together as many Senior Recital pieces as we can!  Appreciate music students in capstone performances from the recent past and prior.

The program consists of a variety of Senior Recital performances, including the sounds of piano, saxophone, flute, double bass, trumpet, tuba, trombone, percussion and voice.

Tune in Friday at 8pm ET, and again Tuesday at 1pm ET on Public Radio 90, WNMU-FM 90.1 in Marquette, or online at wnmufm.org

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Enjoy a variety show of the NMU Music Department, with a diverse program highlighting many kinds of talent; voices coming together in the NMU Choirs, talented Senior students, jazz, percussion and more!

Program:

Part One - Classical Pieces (Bach, Handel and Vivaldi)

Part Two - Student Opportunities (Dvorak, Kennan and original NMU student jazz compositions)

Part Three - Variety (NMU Percussion, Brass and NMU Bands)

Part Four - Beauty (NMU Choirs and traditional music)

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Savor the music of the Bergonzi String Quartet in a duet of concerts from the 2018 Pine Mountain Music Festival featuring music of Mozart, Barber and Brahms, and the 2012 concert featuring music of Hugo Wolf and Maurice Ravel.

Program:

Pine Mountain Music Festival 2018

  • W. A. Mozart - Divertimento No. 3, K. 138
  • Samuel Barber - Quartet, Op. 11
  • Johannes Brahms - Quartet in C minor, Op. 51, No. 1
  • Enrique Entientes - Ecuadorian Dances

Pine Mountain Music Festival 2012 (excerpts)

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 Music teachers take the stage with faculty from NMU’s Department of Music showcased, with chamber music and jazz from concerts in the Fall of 2018.

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October 2019:

Friday evenings at 8pm ET (Re-broadcasted Tuesday afternoons at 1pm ET)

10/04 & 08

NMU Music Highlights 2018-19

Enjoy a variety show of the NMU Music Department, with a diverse program highlighting many kinds of talent; voices coming together in the NMU Choirs, talented Senior students, jazz, percussion and more! 

10/11 & 15

NMU Senior Recitals Collection

Kurt Hauswirth

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Instruments to strike are featured this time, with the NMU Percussion Ensemble and a Piano Duet Festival.  Hear the marimba, snare drums, pianos and more from April 2019, and piano duets from February 2018.

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In time for back-to-school, the sounds of the NMU Orchestra’s Children’s Concerts reach all ages; music from film scores and familiar themes that are fun for everyone (from February 2019 and 2018).

Kurt Hauswirth

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This edition will draw from the 2018-19 academic year for Northern Michigan University’s Department of Music, and the student recitals throughout.  These are a regular series of afternoon performances presented by students taking private lessons or enrolled in chamber ensembles in the Department of Music.  These recitals include a variety of instrumental and vocal works presented by students of varying levels.  Depending on the number of performers and length of repertoire, these recitals vary in length, with a maximum of about one hour.

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September 2019:

Friday evenings at 8pm ET (Re-broadcasted Tuesday afternoons at 1pm ET)

9/06 & 10

NMU Orchestra Children’s Concert 2-27-19 / 2-28-18

In time for back-to-school, the sounds of the NMU Orchestra’s Children’s Concerts reach all ages; music from film scores and familiar themes that are fun for everyone (from February 2019 and 2018).

9/13 & 17

NMU Percussion Ensemble 4-6-19 / Piano Duet Festival 2-24-18

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“Two Flutes and a Trombone” is the collection of three Senior Recitals from the Northern Michigan University’s Department of Music, featuring Cat Nevela, Paris Puuri, and Sydney Elliot in concert.

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