"Black Marigold has a fresh sound and plays with uncanny precision due in part to a unique chemistry." -The Isthmus
Black Marigold is a dynamic wind quintet that has dazzled audiences throughout Wisconsin since 2012. As advocates of new music and living composers, they present captivating concerts introducing new music, while also highlighting classic woodwind quintet repertoire.
Black Marigold fosters fresh perceptions of new music by showcasing pieces that are equally enjoyable for performers and audiences alike. Members of the ensemble present thoughtful verbal program notes to engage the audience and liven the concert experience.
Black Marigold breathes new life into the woodwind quintet setting, and you will leave their concerts smarter, happier and more inspired than when you arrived!
WORLD PREMIERE EVENT at Parched Eagle Brew Pub
Black Marigold serves up a new piece by Brian DuFord inspired by Madison craft beers! Sit back with a pint of Parched Eagle's "Black Marigold" beer and enjoy a musical depiction of 18 local beers!
Fri. August 26, 7:30pm
Parched Eagle Brew Pub, Waunakee, WI
Black Marigold's "Beer Music" commission receives award from Dane Arts! This project is supported by Dane Arts, with additional funds from The Evjue Foundation, Inc., the charitable arm of The Capital Times.
Black Marigold featured in Cap Times article
Our beer-tasting weekend with composer Brian DuFord was featured in an article for the Cap Times. Read all about our unique creative process and be sure to come hear "Beer Music" at our summer concerts!
Join the hottest new trend by sporting your new Black Marigold
T-shirt while toasting a beverage in a Black Marigold pint glass! Available for purchase at Black Marigold events.
Marigolds "Brewing" a Commission