Upcoming Events

WCM presents more than 50 concerts and events annually highlighting student, faculty and visiting musicians. Most of our programming is free and open to the public, allowing anyone to enjoy the benefits of music.  

Dec. 4, 2022 | 2:00pm

Rip Van Winkle

Wausau Symphony and Band Concert featuring the Tale of Rip Van Winkle, original composition by Ted Aarrestad. 

Tickets available online in advance until December 3 or at the the door on December 4: 

  • Adults: $15
  • Seniors: $10
  • Kids (under 18) and Students (with ID): Free

Contact the Wausau Symphony and Band with ticket and event questions:
https://wausausymphonyband.org/


Dec. 11, 2022 | 12:30PM & 2:00pm

Christmas For Kids at the Conservatory

Each December decorations fill every corner of the Conservatory. The community is invited to explore this winter wonderland. Children and parents will be treated to a variety of entertainment, games, holiday music, and of course, pictures with Santa.


January 21, 2023 | 3:00pm

Rock Infused Orchestra

Rock Infused Orchestra (RIO) is a free string orchestra day camp open to string orchestra students in grade 6 through 12. This program is presented in partnership with Rock-Infused Orchestra, Wausau Conservatory of Music, Wausau School District and DC Everest School District.


Oct. 22, 2022 | 10am – 2:00pm

Halloween Costume Party

This annual event, sponsored by TDS, began in 2021. Each October the Conservatory opens its doors to the community for a Halloween extravaganza. The Conservatory is decorated to excite, and families can enjoy free musical activities and of course, candy! This event is free and open to the public.


August 12, 2022 | 7:00pm

Levi Mathias Plays The Classics

Join us on Friday, August 12 at 7:00pm in the Caroline S. Mark Hall for Levi Mathias’s recital.

Levi is a student from the studio of Mike Fischer.

Livestream:
https://youtu.be/pKGLo53DXl0


August 5, 2022 | 1:00pm

Musical Theatre VOICE Camp Recital

Musical Theatre camp focusing on vocal production and presentation skills in a nurturing environment. This camp consists of students entering grade 9 through 12. Public recital on Friday at 1:00pm

Livestream:
https://youtu.be/0atsN6SvN5Y


July 30, 2022 | 1:00pm

Alex Benson – Songs in the Summer

Join us on Saturday, July 30 at 1:00pm in Lattimer Hall for Alex Benson’s senior recital.

Alex is a student from the studio of Jody Hettinga.


July 29, 2022 | 1:00pm

Musical Theatre VOCAL Camp for Tweens Recital

Musical Theatre camp with an emphasis on acting with your voice. This camp consists of students entering grade 5 through 8. Public recital on Friday at 1:00pm


July 26, 2022 | 6:00pm

Jude Lawler – Senior Recital

Join us on Tuesday, July 26 at 6:00pm in the Caroline S. Mark Hall for Jude Lawler’s senior recital.

Jude is a student from the studio of Ann Applegate.


June 24, 2022 | 5:00pm

String Orchestra Camp Recital

String Orchestra Camp is a fast-paced fun week for string players, open to students grade 6 – 12. Students finish the camp with a free recital, open to the public.


May 6 – 7, 2022 | 9am – 12:30pm

Mother’s Day Rose Sale Fundraiser

During this annual event, the Conservatory sells premium long-stemmed red roses in a variety of arrangements. The rose sale typically raises over $8,000 to support programs and tuition assistance at the Conservatory. 


March 5, 2022 | 5pm – 9:30pm

Annual Gala Fundraiser

Enjoy an evening of music and help raise money for tuition assistance at our annual gala, formerly known as Una Notte Bella.