Wisconsin Music Ventures

Building community through music, and music through community; patron-supported live music experiences featuring local musicians in distinctively Wisconsin settings.

Performance + Education + Wanderlust

Upcoming Events

Musicians, please visit this page to let us know how we can help you during this time of uncertainty due to COVID-19.

May
3
Sun
2020
Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #1 @ Online (Zoom)
May 3 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #1 @ Online (Zoom)

Join us for a Sunday brunch-time performance, online! Enjoy a mimosa, Bloody Mary, coffee and/or brunch food of your choice from your own home while we provide a live music experience for you.

Audience members will be able to ask questions of the artist, converse with each other along the way (using Zoom chat), and see each other all in once place – almost as if we were at a concert together. Register through this Eventbrite link so that we know how to send you the Zoom invite. 

Although we won’t give away the name of the musician performing until you arrive to the concert, we’ll give away additional clues via social media between now and Sunday. See you at the #WMVSundayBrunchSurprise!

 

Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #1, Clues: 

In addition to being an original folk/rock artist born in Waukesha WI, the artist’s strongest musical influencers from the state are Jim Liban, Bill Camplin and Les Paul. Sunday’s musician also revealed that the first live concert he or she ever attended was a Boyz II Men show at the Bradley Center. AND, the first appearances made on stage by this performer were with a secular bell choir in grade school. 

May
17
Sun
2020
Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #2 @ Online (Zoom)
May 17 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #2 @ Online (Zoom)

Join us for a Sunday brunch-time performance, online! Enjoy a mimosa, Bloody Mary, coffee and/or brunch food of your choice from your own home while we provide a live music experience for you.

Audience members will be able to ask questions of the artist, converse with each other along the way (using Zoom chat), and see each other all in one place – almost as if we were at a concert together. Register through this Eventbrite link so that we know how to send you the Zoom invite.  Zoom invites to the concert will be sent around by 11:15 AM on the day of the event. 

Although we won’t give away the name of the musician performing until you arrive to the concert, we’ll give away additional clues via social media between now and Sunday. See you at the #WMVSundayBrunchSurprise!

Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #2, Clues: 

  • The musicians live in Menasha, WI
  • Their genre is “indie folk-jazz”
  • Husband and wife duo
  • Instruments are Cello and Saxophone
  • Both have crescent moon tattoos
Jun
14
Sun
2020
Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #4 @ Online (Zoom)
Jun 14 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #4 @ Online (Zoom)

Join us for a Sunday brunch-time performance, online! Enjoy a mimosa, Bloody Mary, coffee and/or brunch food of your choice in the comfort of your own home while we provide a live music experience for you.

Audience members will be able to ask questions of the artist, converse with each other along the way (using Zoom chat), and see each other all in one place – almost as if we were at a concert together. Register through this Eventbrite link so that we know how to send you the Zoom invite.

Zoom invites to the concert will be sent around by 11:15 AM on the day of the event. 

Although we won’t give away the name of the musician performing until you arrive to the concert, we’ll give away additional clues via social media between now and Sunday. See you at the #WMVSundayBrunchSurprise!

Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #4 Clues: 

  • He is based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
  • He is a composer, teacher and performer (percussion).
  • His marimba and voice piece, The Power of Music, was used in the documentary In Pursuit of Passion.
  • He is on faculty at Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC), teaching music business, film scoring and percussion.
  • He performs marimba, vibraphone and piano at libraries, schools and private events and also plays vibraphone with jazz fusion duo.

PLUS, this time we have a special guest ALSO performing: Elevated Event Art’s Kristen Kieckhaefer will be producing live art throughout our concert.

 

Featured patron presenting this concert: Brilliance 360 Lifestyle Coaching

 

Jul
5
Sun
2020
Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #5 @ Online (Zoom)
Jul 5 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #5 @ Online (Zoom)

Join us for a Sunday brunch-time performance, online! Enjoy a mimosa, Bloody Mary, coffee and/or brunch food of your choice in the comfort of your own home while we provide a live music experience for you.

Audience members will be able to ask questions of the artist, converse with each other along the way (using Zoom chat), and see each other all in one place – almost as if we were at a concert together. Register through this Eventbrite link so that we know how to send you the Zoom invite.

Zoom invites to the concert will be sent around by 11:15 AM on the day of the event. 

Although we won’t give away the name of the musician performing until you arrive to the concert, we’ll give away additional clues via social media between now and Sunday. See you at the #WMVSundayBrunchSurprise!

Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #5 Clues: 

  • This musician had his first music video premiere on national television.
  • This musician recently won Best Male Vocalist in Shepherd Express’ Best of Milwaukee.
  • This musician has multiple nominations from WAMI, including Singer/Songwriter of the Year and Best Country Artist.
  • This musician’s latest release was a finalist for Independent Release of the Year by 88nine Radio Milwaukee, and his music has been played on various radio stations throughout Wisconsin.
  • This musician has opened for numerous national artists, including Old Dominion, Judah & The Lion, Ike Reilly Assassination, Jana Kramer, Charlie Worsham and many more.

Past Sunday Brunch Surprise performers, in order of appearance: 


An overview of our first six months in existence - giving you a taste of the variety of events we program, as well as the community-based environment we wish to create.