Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Pianist Jessica Jiang

Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Pianist Jessica Jiang

Jessica Jiang, Steenbock Youth Music Award winner of the 2018 and 2020 Bolz Young Artist Competition (The Final Forte), plays Beethoven and shares feelings about the piano and music.   Our next story features Jessica Jiang, Steenbock Youth Music Award winner of...
Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Cellist Grace Kim

Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Cellist Grace Kim

Grace Kim, The Final Forte 2019 winner performs “Londonderry Air,” an Irish folk song, and an excerpt from the 4th movement of Edward Elgar’s Cello Concerto   A new story in this series features Grace Kim, winner of The Finale Forte 2019. Grace performs two...
Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Violinist Julian Rhee

Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Violinist Julian Rhee

Julian Rhee, The Final Forte 2017 winner performs Méditation from Thaïs, Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, and shares stories about life and music.   Our second “Young Artist Series” story that is part of our “Home Is Where the Art Is”...
Joyce Yang, Guest Artist Stories, Home Is Where the Art Is

Joyce Yang, Guest Artist Stories, Home Is Where the Art Is

Guest Artist Stories by Pianist Joyce Yang   Joyce Yang debuted with the Madison Symphony Orchestra in November 2019 with a dazzling performance of Prokofiev’s c No. 3 in C major. She recently shared two stories about major life changes experienced since March...
Symphony Moments: September 25–27 “Love, Lust & Redemption” concerts photos and reviews

Symphony Moments: September 25–27 “Love, Lust & Redemption” concerts photos and reviews

Our September 27–29 concerts featured Principal Organist Greg Zelek as soloist with the orchestra for the first time. Other selections included pieces by Wagner, Debussy, and Dvořák. Relive all the moments — view dozens of photos and read the reviews!  ...
Symphony Moments: October 18–20 “Rachel Barton Pine Plays Khachaturian” concerts photos and reviews

Symphony Moments: October 18–20 “Rachel Barton Pine Plays Khachaturian” concerts photos and reviews

Our October 18–20 concerts featured the debut of violinist Rachel Barton Pine, along with performances by the orchestra of works by Prokofiev and Shostakovich. Relive the moments — view dozens of photos and read the reviews!   “Barton Pine was...