A Conversation with John DeMain and Kelly Hall-Tompkins

A Conversation with John DeMain and Kelly Hall-Tompkins

Experience a remarkable 50 minute journey with MSO’s Music Director John DeMain and Violinist Kelly Hall-Tompkins. You’ll learn how Maestro DeMain discovered Wynton Marsalis’ Violin Concerto in D, and the ways he and Kelly are approaching the...
Women in Music

Women in Music

The Madison Symphony Orchestra welcomes three incredible female guest artists to the stage during our 21/22 Symphony Season. Learn more about their accomplishments and other exciting competitions and events hosted by and for women in music!   Artists   Kelly...
Composer Spotlight: Wynton Marsalis

Composer Spotlight: Wynton Marsalis

Our January 21-23 concerts, Premiere Debut, feature the Madison premiere of Wynton Marsalis’s Violin Concerto in D. Learn more about this incredible composer and what makes Violin Concerto in D such a compelling piece! Buy tickets to Premiere Debut We are...
Discover More: The Sphinx Organization

Discover More: The Sphinx Organization

The Sphinx Organization is a Detroit-based national organization dedicated to promoting diversity in the arts. The organization was founded in 1997 by Aaron P. Dworkin, who believed that the name “Sphinx” was representative of the power, wisdom and persistence of the...
Composer Spotlight: George Walker

Composer Spotlight: George Walker

Our November 12-14 concerts, Grand Panorama, features the Madison premiere of George Walker’s Lyric for Strings. Learn more about this incredible composer and what makes Lyric for Strings such a compelling piece! Buy tickets to Grand Panorama Composer and...
Youth Education Initiatives Highlight

Youth Education Initiatives Highlight

Organizations in the Madison area and around the midwest are taking steps to introduce a new generation of music lovers to classical music. Here are five programs we think you should know about in the interest of music education: Madison Symphony Orchestra’s Education...