Music Education http://wuwm.com en Young Pianists Vie for Top Prizes at Milwaukee Competition http://wuwm.com/post/young-pianists-vie-top-prizes-milwaukee-competition <p></p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.pianoarts.org" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Piano Arts</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is bringing together the cream of the crop of young pianists this week for its biennial North American Piano Competition, one of the most prominent competitions for these musicians.</span></p><p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:26:42 +0000 Bonnie North 33423 at http://wuwm.com Young Pianists Vie for Top Prizes at Milwaukee Competition Two Milwaukee Educators Win Award for Promoting and Teaching Music http://wuwm.com/post/two-milwaukee-educators-win-award-promoting-and-teaching-music <p></p><p></p><p>We talk with two people honored for their contribution to arts education today.&nbsp; John Waite is the director of instrumental music at <a href="http://www5.milwaukee.k12.wi.us/school/hamilton/" target="_blank">Hamilton High School</a> in Sussex and the winner of the Civic Music Association of Milwaukee’s 2014 Music Teacher of the Year Award.</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 16:49:56 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Bonnie North 31059 at http://wuwm.com World-Renowned Violinist Itzhak Perlman to Perform in Kohler http://wuwm.com/post/world-renowned-violinist-itzhak-perlman-perform-kohler <p>Great violinist and educator <a href="http://www.itzhakperlman.com/" target="_blank">Itzhak Perlman </a>will play a concert Saturday evening in Kohler as part of the <a href="http://www.kohlerfoundation.org/performing-arts/distinguished-guest-series/" target="_blank">Kohler Foundation’s Distinguished Guest Series.</a> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 21:34:43 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Mitch Teich 28464 at http://wuwm.com World-Renowned Violinist Itzhak Perlman to Perform in Kohler Moving to the Music: Dalcroze Method Teaches Students Pitch, Rhythm http://wuwm.com/post/moving-music-dalcroze-method-teaches-students-pitch-rhythm <p><strong>Musicians from Wisconsin and beyond gathered in Waunakee this summer to learn about a Swiss music education method.</strong> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 20:08:09 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Amy Kiley 9093 at http://wuwm.com Moving to the Music: Dalcroze Method Teaches Students Pitch, Rhythm