Guest Conductor Kenneth Woods, interview

Guest Conductor Kenneth Woods, interview

Kenneth Woods and the Madison Symphony Orchestra. Photo above taken in the Capitol Theater in Overture Center for the Arts, at the first rehearsal for “The Miracle” concerts that take place this Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 6-8. Kenneth Woods, our...
Artist Story: Blake Pouliot, Violinist and Actor

Artist Story: Blake Pouliot, Violinist and Actor

While it may seem as though Blake Pouliot has been solely committed to his instrument from a young age, there was a moment where the violinist nearly changed his onset career to acting. Throughout childhood, Pouliot decided to explore all artistic forms and added...
PRESS RELEASE: Wed. Feb 26, Wisconsin Young Artists Compete: The Final Forte, live concert and competition

PRESS RELEASE: Wed. Feb 26, Wisconsin Young Artists Compete: The Final Forte, live concert and competition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 9, 2019 (updated February 19, 2020) Wisconsin Young Artists Compete: The Final ForteBolz Young Artist Competition finalists perform and compete on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 — at a live broadcast concert event — free and open to the...
Artist Story: Zukerman and Forsyth Find Inspiration in their Childhoods

Artist Story: Zukerman and Forsyth Find Inspiration in their Childhoods

Pinchas Zukerman began playing the violin when he was given one by his dad, a musician, at the age of seven. After being taught by him for a few months, Zukerman discovered that he had a good ear. “We went to a teacher just south of Tel Aviv and she said that she...