Spotlight of the Week: Ben Titus

Ben Titus is a multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, and teacher whose primary instruments are bass and clarinet. He’s got a plethora of ensemble credits between Wisconsin and Virginia, ranging from pit orchestras to jazz bands to chamber groups. His debut single on streaming platforms “Someone In Your Life” was released in January 2020. SLOWEY: How did you … More Spotlight of the Week: Ben Titus

Spotlight of the Week: Donna Woodall

Donna Woodall is a singer-songwriter, bandleader, and teacher. Her eclectic style incorporates elements of jazz, soul, pop, and blues while doing unique renditions of familiar popular songs as well. She frequents Milwaukee spots such as St. Kate Arts Hotel, The Sugar Maple, and Caroline’s Jazz Club. ME: The first thing I ask everybody is, how … More Spotlight of the Week: Donna Woodall

Spotlight of the Week: Nineteen Thirteen

Nineteen Thirteen is the chamber rock duo of cellist Janet Schiff and percussionist Victor DeLorenzo. They are so-named for the year Schiff’s cello was made. Their music is difficult to classify but contains elements of jazz and art rock; sometimes they play as a quartet. Their most recent single “Cello and Drums Forever” dropped at … More Spotlight of the Week: Nineteen Thirteen

Spotlight of the Week: Dennis Hawk

Dennis Hawk is a musician, yoga practitioner, and flute-maker whose motto is “wellness through music.” Much of his material is spiritual and meditative. His most recent release is a collaborative track with Johann Kotze titled “Spirit Awakening” that came out in October. ME: How did you get involved with Wisconsin Music Ventures? DENNIS: Well, I … More Spotlight of the Week: Dennis Hawk

Spotlight of the Week: Zach Pietrini

Zach Pietrini is a singer-songwriter whose music balances vulnerability and friendliness with ease. Primarily fronting the Zach Pietrini Band, the artist collaborated with McKenna Bray this past year on “The Modern Love EP.” Before that, his last release was a 2019 EP titled “Nashville.” ME: To start, how did you get involved with Wisconsin Music … More Spotlight of the Week: Zach Pietrini