Wisconsin Ensemble Project’s First Project Benefits Black Women’s Wellness, Dec. 25 – Jan. 3

Wisconsin Ensemble Project’s First Project Benefits Black Women’s Wellness, Dec. 25 – Jan. 3

Several of our Madison Symphony Orchestra musicians have formed a group to explore chamber music more deeply, and find ways to support social justice. Mary Theodore shared this story with us about the WE Project origins, and the first project that takes place this...
PRESS RELEASE: Madison Symphony Orchestra 20-21 Season, February – May 2021 Update

PRESS RELEASE: Madison Symphony Orchestra 20-21 Season, February – May 2021 Update

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 30, 2020   Madison Symphony Orchestra Concerts and Events, 20/21 Season — February through May 2021 Update   Madison, Wis. –​ In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Madison Symphony Orchestra (MSO) has cancelled concerts and...
Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Flutist Holly Venkitaswaran

Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Flutist Holly Venkitaswaran

Holly Venkitaswaran, a finalist in The Final Forte 2019, plays Schubert, and shares insights about music and life.   Our next story features Holly Venkitaswaran, a Bolz Young Artist Competition finalist who performed in The Final Forte 2019. She plays the...
Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Violinist Emily Hauer

Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Violinist Emily Hauer

Emily Hauer, a finalist in The Final Forte 2020, plays Bach and Paganini, and shares insights about music and life.   This new story in the “Young Artist Series” features Emily Hauer, a finalist in The Final Forte 2020. Emily performs J.S. Bach ‘s Sonata No. 3 in...
Symphony E-News & Stories, October 2020

Symphony E-News & Stories, October 2020

Register Now!20/21 Fall Organ Season: FREE Online Streamed Performances Join us for our virtual 20/21 Organ Season with two FREE performances! We are thrilled to be making music in Overture Hall for the first time since March, and even more thrilled to be sharing...
Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Principal Organist, Greg Zelek

Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Principal Organist, Greg Zelek

Greg Zelek, Principal Organist and Elaine and Nicholas Mischler Curator of the Overture Concert Organ shares a performance and stories from his home.   Greg Zelek is the Madison Symphony Orchestra’s Principal Organist and the Elaine and Nicholas Mischler Curator...