Middleton Community Orchestra Spring Concert
Hamel Music Center
740 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53562
May 24, 2023 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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A Wisconsin native, Dr. Matthew Onstad serves as Assistant Professor of Trumpet the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, where he teaches applied trumpet, coaches chamber music, performs with the Whitewater Brass Quintet, and teaches arts appreciation courses.
While earning his DMA and MM degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Dr. Onstad served the Mead Witter School of Music as a Project Assistant performing with the Wisconsin Brass Quintet, a faculty ensemble-in-residence. He holds the rank of Staff Sergeant in the 132nd Wisconsin Army National Guard Band and has performed with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, ProMusica Chamber Orchestra, Milwaukee Ballet Orchestra, Madison Symphony Orchestra, Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra Iowa, Illinois Symphony Orchestra, and the Isthmus Brass. He held the position of Principal Trumpet with the Quad City Symphony Orchestra from 2016-2021.
Dr. Onstad has previously taught trumpet at St. Ambrose University, the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. He has served as a master clinician with the Wisconsin Brass Quintet, the 132nd Army Band, and the Quad City Symphony Orchestra throughout the United States. Dr. Onstad received his BM from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. His teachers include John Aley, Alex Noppe, Jean Laurenz, Marty Robinson, and Robert Levy.
Matthew is an Edwards Artist and Clinician. www.matthewonstad.com
Historic Downtown Middleton Stroll & Tell
Spring into Middleton by taking a stroll into the community’s colorful past (and exciting future) with retired City Administrator and former Middleton Area Historical Society board member, Mike Davis. The tours are free, leisurely strolls without need for reservation but we’ll leave promptly at the designated time. All tours will start and end at the Rowley House, 7410 Hubbard Avenue (on-street parking available), which will be open at least half an hour prior to stroll time. Strollers should anticipate a…