October 2021 Program Notes: Ravishing Rhapsody

October 2021 Program Notes: Ravishing Rhapsody

We invite you to read through Michael Allsen’s program notes for the October 15, 16 and 17 performances of Ravishing Rhapsody below. Visit his website to download a printable PDF of these program notes and more. Learn more about these concerts and buy tickets....
September 2021 Program Notes: String Spirit

September 2021 Program Notes: String Spirit

We invite you to read through Michael Allsen’s program notes for the September 24 and 25 performance of String Spirit below. Learn more about these concerts and buy tickets. Plus, listen to a playlist of these pieces on Spotify! Program Notes Welcome back to...
Madison Symphony Orchestra Announces Ten New Board Members

Madison Symphony Orchestra Announces Ten New Board Members

The Madison Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the addition of ten new board members in 2021, including eight new members as directors and two new members as advisors. We are thrilled to welcome these accomplished locals to serve as leaders of our organization....
Symphony E-News & Stories, September 2021

Symphony E-News & Stories, September 2021

Our September E-News highlights our upcoming String Spirit concerts, subscriptions and single tickets for our Symphony and Organ seasons, this month’s MSOL Connect event, MSO Employment and Audition news, an update on our Young People’s Concerts, and more!...
PRESS RELEASE: MSO Announces September Shift in Programs, Postponement and New Concerts

PRESS RELEASE: MSO Announces September Shift in Programs, Postponement and New Concerts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 30, 2021 Madison Symphony Orchestra — September Shift in Programs
 “Joyful Reunion, Beethoven’s Ninth” postponed — “String Spirit” announced Madison, Wis. – The Madison Symphony Orchestra (MSO) has made the...
Partner Story, Why Beethoven? by Orli Shaham

Partner Story, Why Beethoven? by Orli Shaham

Why Beethoven? By Orli Shaham, Musical America Worldwide, May 13, 2021   A 250th birthday celebration is a big deal. Only a miniscule number of figures from history merit a worldwide outpouring after so much time. So what is it about Beethoven that elicits such a...