Help ensure the wellbeing of our community
LAST UPDATED: Tuesday May 5, at 11:30am
To help prevent the spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), Conservatory locations will be closed until further notice. All programs will move to an online format, per the guidelines below.
All Programs Moved Online
All private lessons will continue using Zoom Video Conferencing. Students will need a computer, tablet or mobile device with microphone/speakers and a quality internet connection. Online lessons may be scheduled by contacting your teacher directly.
Group Classes, Ensembles, and Advanced Programs
All group classes, ensembles, and advanced programming have moved online via Zoom Video Conferencing and will follow their regular scheduled times and days of the week.
This will affect the following programs:
- Advanced Chamber Music Institute
- Early Childhood Music Classes
- Group Ensembles
- Jazz Institute
- Suzuki Group Classes
Your WCM instructor will be in contact with you regarding Zoom setup and requirements.
All WCM Locations Closed Until Further Notice
All Conservatory locations will be closed from Tuesday, March 17 – Sunday, April 24.
Full facility closures include the McIntosh|Goodrich Mansion (1584 N Prospect Ave, Milwaukee) and Audubon Court (333 W. Brown Deer Rd. Suite 2, Bayside) locations. These programs will follow an online format per the above guidelines.
The Conservatory will move programs to an online format at the following partner locations: the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center, Kettle Moraine High School, Homestead High School, Holy Family Parish School, Merton Primary School, Milwaukee Jewish Day School, North Lake Elementary, and St. Bruno Catholic School. These locations are operated independently of WCM and their may remain open per each administration.
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120th Anniversary Gala
The 120th Anniversary Gala has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date in Fall 2020.
WCM Jazz Festival
The WCM Jazz Festival, scheduled for March 18-19, has been cancelled.
All festival registrants will receive a full refund of their registration fee.
The April 20 – 21 Prometheus Trio concerts have been cancelled. Tickets are now on sale for the 2021 – 22 season.
Until we are able to come together again, please enjoy this recording of Prometheus Trio’s Fall 2018 concert, Beethoven: “Archduke” Piano Trio, Op. 97.
Philomusica String Quartet
The Monday, March 23 Philomusica concert, featuring special guest Yaniv Dinur, has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date, to be announced.
Chamber Music Camp
Chamber Music Camp, scheduled for July 6-10, has been cancelled.
All camp registrants will receive a full refund of their registration fee.