Calendar

2017

January 6: 6:00 p.m. Potluck and rehearsal for free MLK dinner (Jan 13).  At Bonnie’s house: 1137 Erin St.   Lower level

January 7: Saturday classes and lessons resume

January 13:  Martin Luther King Coalition’s Community Dinner, UW – Gordon Commons,  5:30 – 7:30 p.m. All community members are welcome. Come share food with neighbors you usually do not know.

January 26: 1:30 & 2:30 4th Saturday Jam Sessions – all Music Makers – at Sosonic

February 7: WYSO HONORS Ensemble begins rehearsals at UW.  For advancing 3rd graders and older. 10:10 – 11:30;  continues on Feb 18, 25 & March 4, 11.  Perform WYSO orchestra on March 18 concert.

February 11: Music Makers visits WYSO rehearsals at UW-Humanities Bldg and share pizza with our WYSO mentors Bus from Sosonic at 11:15. Back at 1:30. Parents invited to come with us.

February 25: 1:30 & 2:30 4th Saturday Jam Sessions – all Music Makers – at Sosonic

March 11 – 12: Wanida goes to Minnesota with WYSO’s Philharomonia Orchestra for an overnight concert tour.

March 12: WYSO application deadline for auditions for Sept 2017

March 18: Noon, Grace Presents Performance & lunch. Featured violinists: Maynie Bradley, Keani Braxton,  Wanida Patheuansiingh, Tenzin Sopa, & Vivian Wilhelm

March 18: UW Mills Hall. WYSO concerts, including Music Makers students in Opus One, Sinfonietta, Concert, & Philharmonia Orchestras:

Opus One & Sinfonietta: 11:30 a.m.

Concert Orchestra:  1:30 p.m.   (Music Makers attend concert)

Philharmonia:   4:00 p.m.

Youth Symphony:  7:00 p.m.

March 25: 1:30 & 2:30 4th Saturday Jam Sessions – all Music Makers – at Sosonic

April 10 – 12: MMSD Spring Break & Music Makers concert tour

April Saturdays:    WYSO auditions begin:  on successive Saturdays beginning with Youth, then Phil, Concert, Sinfonietta & Opus One   For details, check the WYSO website at wysomusic.org

April 15: No Saturday classes – Spring Break

June 4: Gala Spring Concert Holy Wisdom Monastery. 4:00 p.m.  all Music Makers

June 12 – 16: CAMP MUSIC ’17* Monona United Methodist Church, 606 Nichols Road, Monona WI, 53716. Violin, viola, guitar, piano, choir, art, mindfulness, food.New students welcome.  See our photos of previous camps.

July 5 – 29: Summer Lessons

August 19: TEEN TEACHER RETREAT!

Sept 4: Fall classes and lessons begin

November: Fall Concert