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100 Years of Classical Music Excellence

Concert Series

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Started in 1919, the Wisconsin Union Theater's Concert Series is one of the oldest uninterrupted series of its kind in the United States. Through the series, generations of University of Wisconsin students, staff and faculty, as well as music lovers from all over Wisconsin, have experienced countless memorable performances by virtually every important artist of the 20th century.

It is not merely the catalog of musical titans but also the contribution that the series has made to the cultural life of the university, the community and the state of Wisconsin. The high standard that was set in the 1920's has never wavered, and prevails to this day.

Wisconsin Union Theater audiences can take satisfaction in knowing that they are part of a splendid musical tradition that continues to grow and to change each new season. See the 100th anniversary series or explore the renowned artists who have graced the stage below.

1920's

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1930's

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1950's

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1970's

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2010's

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