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Expert individual instruction with composition and instrumental artist faculty.

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Performances

New music presented in new ways – create performance experiences for audiences of all types.

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"fresh inc is a captivating experience for a young performer or composer at the beginning stages of a career in the arts. It instills in each participant a love of making and writing music that is innovative and barrier breaking — and pushes us as musicians to embrace the new with open arms. Alongside 5HE, we’re redefining what it means to belong to the world of classical music. Watch out world!"
- Danielle, Class of 2013

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Day three of fresh inc 2014 was one of the days that we look forward to the most at the festival each year — it was Milwaukee Art Museum day! For the third year in a row, we loaded onto a bus and headed to Milwaukee to perform in the absolutely gorgeous Windhover Hall at the Milwaukee Art Museum.

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After closing out day 1 of the festival with a performance of Luna de Cuernos by our faculty members, we kicked day 2 off with a rehearsal techniques and coaching do’s & don’ts workshop.

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Hello from fresh inc 2014! After almost a year of planning, we’re finally all together on campus at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside for the 2014 festival. We’re excited to have 44 young instrumentalists and composers here with us on campus, and composers-in-residence Stacy Garrop and Dan Visconti are back for another action packed festival.

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