Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #4: Mike Neumeyer and Kristen Kieckhaefer

The Sunday Brunch Surprise series via Zoom continued on Sunday, June 14th with live music and for the first time, live art-making too! Mike Neumeyer, mallet player, and Kristen Kieckhaefer, live art specialist, made Sunday morning a delightful and memorable experience for all 24 screens. Mike Neumeyer is a musician, educator, and composer based in … More Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert #4: Mike Neumeyer and Kristen Kieckhaefer

Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert: Natural Satellite

The Sunday Brunch Surprise series via Zoom continued on May 17th, 2020 and featured a special saxophone and cello duo called Natural Satellite. On a rainy, and seemingly dull morning, they soothed us with their smooth, folk-jazz vibes. Hailing from Menasha, Wisconsin, this husband and wife duo met while earning their music degrees at the … More Sunday Brunch Surprise Concert: Natural Satellite

Pushing The Performers: Canary Reeds

Canary Reeds is a Contemporary Classical Chamber Music ensemble consisting of five players: Miko Roman – oboe, Lauren LaFond – clarinet, Valeri Nowak – saxophone, Callahan Leiungh – bassoon and Clay Steiner – bass clarinet. They are all full time students in Milwaukee looking to engage with an audience online while performances are on hold. … More Pushing The Performers: Canary Reeds

Happy Birthday Outpost Natural Foods!

Outpost Natural Foods celebrated 50 years in business last weekend with a virtual birthday party concert series. As a co-host with 88.9 Radio Milwaukee, Wisconsin Music Ventures was excited to participate in their first online festival with a fantastic local business like Outpost. “I was so thrilled to work with Outpost on this collaboration,” said … More Happy Birthday Outpost Natural Foods!

Pushing The Performers: Ryan Thomas

Growing up in Janesville, WI, Ryan Thomas first discovered his love of music by listening to his father’s collection. He joined several bands playing Rock, Metal, Jazz, Funk, Latin, Electronic, Experimental and Contemporary. With a degree in Music Business and Recording Technology at University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh, performing live plays a big role in accomplishing Ryan’s career goals. … More Pushing The Performers: Ryan Thomas