NMU Music Department

Kurt Hauswirth

The Axiom Brass Quintet, on their Siril Artist Residency at Northern Michigan University, dropped by our studios to talk about their group, their activities on campus, upcoming concerts and more.

Listen to the full interview:

For full information on their residency:

Axiom Brass at NMU

Mar 20, 2018
NMU Music Department

The Axiom Brass Quintet is the next group in the Siril Artist Residency to come to Northern Michigan University.   They are dedicated to enhancing the musical life of communities across the globe and educating the next generation of musicians, and to do that they have a variety of performances and learning sessions throughout the week at Reynolds Recital Hall.

Reynolds Session Schedule:

10am Tues March 20

9am Wed March 21

4pm Wed March 21 (brass masterclass w/NMU and high school students)

11am Thurs March 22

1pm Thurs March 22


Peninsula Performances will return April 6th, 2018 with new programs.  Listen to the teaser, and check the listings below to get a preview of what to expect!


(Program listings subject to change)

Spring 2018:

April – Jazz Month!  We'll feature jazz ensembles from Northern Michigan University in the month of April, to coincide with the NMU Jazz Festival, this year April 12-13th 2018 featuring pianist/vocalist Aimee Nolte.  Enjoy NMU jazz as well as some bonus goodies as well!

Marquette Choral Society - "Sure on this Shining Night"

Apr 20, 2017

The Marquette Choral Society will perform Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 3:00pm in Reynolds Recital Hall on the campus of Northern Michigan University.  Tickets are $10 and available at the door, the Berry Events Center, and NMU Ticket Outlets.

For more information:


Northern Michigan University's Music Department Head Dr. Robert Engelhart joined us in the studio during Morning Classics to discuss the upcoming residency of the Olympus Piano Trio and their schedule of events and performances.

The Olympus Piano Trio performs throughout the campus of Northern Michigan University this week, ending with a concert at Reynolds Recital Hall on Friday, March 31st at 7:30pm.  For more information, please go to www.nmu.edu/music.

NMU Music Dept Concerts Preview

Apr 11, 2016

3 NMU Music Department Concerts in 4 Days!

Oct 6, 2015

NMU music professors Mark Flaherty and Barbara Rhyneer stop in to Public Radio 90 to preview these three nearly back-to-back concerts, starting with a choral extravaganza Sunday (Oct 11) afternoon at 3, followed by a jazz ensembles concert Tuesday (Oct 13) night at 7:30, and an orchestra concert Wednesday (Oct 14) night, also at 7:30. All shows are free to the public and take place in Reynolds Recital Hall at NMU.