September 15, 16, 17, 2017

Orchestral Brilliance

John DeMain, Conductor
Chris Dozoryst, Viola

Bach/Stokowski

Toccata and Fugue in D minor

Mendelssohn

Symphony No. 5, Reformation

Berlioz

Harold in Italy

October 20, 21, 22, 2017

From the New World

John DeMain, Conductor
Olga Kern, Piano

Ravel

Mother Goose Suite

Barber

Piano Concerto

Dvořák

Symphony No. 9, From the New World

November 17, 18, 19, 2017

Troubadour: Two Faces
of the Classical Guitar

John DeMain, Conductor
Sharon Isbin, Guitar

Copland

Billy the Kid Suite

Chris Brubeck

Affinity: Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra

Rodrigo

Concierto de Aranjuez

Falla

The Three-Cornered Hat Suite

December 1, 2, 3, 2017

A Madison Symphony Christmas

John DeMain, Conductor
Emily Pogorelc, Soprano
Eric Barry, Tenor

Madison Symphony Chorus

Beverly Taylor, Director

Madison Youth Choirs

Michael Ross, Artistic Director

Mount Zion Gospel Choir

Tamera and Leotha Stanley, Directors

January 19, 20, 21, 2018

Gil Shaham Plays Tchaikovsky

John DeMain, Conductor
Gil Shaham, Violin

Prokofiev

The Love for Three Oranges Suite

Tchaikovsky

Violin Concerto

Rachmaninoff

Symphony No. 3

February 16, 17, 18, 2018

Richly Romantic

John DeMain, Conductor
Alban Gerhardt, Cello

Rossini

Overture to Semiramide

Walton

Cello Concerto

Brahms

Symphony No. 1

April 13, 14, 15, 2018

String Fever

John DeMain, Conductor
Augustin Hadelich, Violin

Britten

Sinfonia da Requiem

Dvořák

Violin Concerto

Schumann

Symphony No. 1, Spring

May 4, 5, 6, 2018

Mass Appeal

John DeMain, Conductor
Christopher O’Riley, Piano
Rebecca Wilson, Soprano
Julie Miller, Mezzo-Soprano
Roger Honeywell, Tenor
Benjamin Sieverding, Bass
Madison Symphony Chorus,
Beverly Taylor, Chorus Director

Mozart

Piano Concerto No. 22

Janáček

Glagolitic Mass

March 18, 2018
One Performance Only

Beyond the Score®
Elgar: Enigma Variations

John DeMain, Conductor
James Ridge, Actor
Colleen Madden, Actor
Brian Mani, Actor
Norman Gilliland, Narrator

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