Sep 28, 2019

Weidner Philharmonic

The New World Symphony for a New Symphony

Event Description

The Weidner Philharmonic at University of Wisconsin – Green Bay will embark upon its inaugural performance season this fall. This new orchestra makes its home in the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts on the UW-Green Bay campus, and is committed to professional presentations of engaging and creative musical programming.              

Building upon the success of the Weidner Center’s 25th Anniversary Concert, the Weidner Philharmonic will showcase the talents of UW-Green Bay music faculty, the accomplished orchestral musicians who live and work in our region, and the outstanding acoustics of Cofrin Family Hall. 

Featured Guest Artist:  Victor Yampolsky, conductor 
Featured Artists: Kevin Collins, Conductor, Randy Meder, Conductor and Courtney Sherman, Soprano
Barber: Overture to The School for Scandal (Yampolsky)
Rachmaninoff: Vocalise featuring Courtney Sherman (Meder)
Márquez: Danzón No. 2 (Collins)
Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 in E minor, "From the New World” (Yampolsky)

Join us for a special pre-concert dinner event!  This festive dinner takes place in Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall prior to the Weidner Philharmonic’s New World Symphony concert. Enjoy a delicious dinner catered by The Hyatt Regency Green Bay.  Doors open at 5:30pm. Dinner begins at 6:00pm. Cash bar is available. Please indicate your dinner selection when purchasing tickets.

Dinner includes your choice of one of the following entrees:


Pecan Crusted Pork Tenderloin Topped with Cherry Demi Glace

Seasoned Yukon Gold Potatoes


Grilled Salmon with an Orange Butter Cream Sauce

Savory Couscous


Creamy Spinach Filling Rolled in Lasagna Noodles with Red Pepper Coulis



Fluffy Angel Food Cake with Strawberry Preserves and Whipped Cream


All options include Bread Service, Mixed Green Salad and Chef’s Seasonal Vegetables along with Coffee and Tea Selections.



Door Opening Times

Doors open 1 hour before the performance

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Ticket Prices

$65.50, $52.50, $40.50

This event is part of the 2019-20 Performing Arts Season line-up at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts.  Select three or more shows, save up to 10%, and get the best seats.  Single event tickets go on sale June 14 at 11:00 am.  All ages need a ticket.  This event also has a pre-show dinner .

Group Discounts

Groups of 10 or more can call Kelly at 920-405-1135 or email her at [email protected] to receive a discount.