Renew your Subscription for our 2023–2024 Symphony Season


Celebrate together!
Be a part of our 23/24 season celebrating 30 years of John DeMain’s artistic leadership of your Madison Symphony Orchestra. You’ll experience surprises and delights, the thrill of new discoveries, and emotions. Don’t miss a beat of this season our beloved Maestro has created for you.

The best seats at the best price.
Renew your subscription by Friday, June 23 to keep your same seats for next season and save up to 25% on single ticket prices! Discover more benefits of being part of our subscriber family.


Keep your seats for next season or request a change.
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By Mail
Madison Symphony Orchestra
222 W. Washington Ave. Suite 460
Madison, WI 53703.

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(608) 257–3734
We welcome the opportunity to assist you with your renewal!


Renewing Subscriber Seating Charts & Pricing

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American Rhapsody
September 22, 23 & 24

Aaron Copland, Appalachian Spring
George Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue
John Adams, The Chairman Dances: Foxtrot for Orchestra
Howard Hanson, Symphony No. 2, Op. 30 “Romantic”

John DeMain, Music Director
Terrence WilsonPiano


Monumental Moments
October 20, 21 & 22

Leonard Bernstein, Three Dance Variations from “Fancy Free”
Dmitri Shostakovich, 
Concerto No. 1 in A minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 77(99)
Johannes Brahms (orchestrated by Arnold Schoenberg), Piano Quartet in G minor, Op. 25

Kyle Knox, Associate Conductor
Naha Greenholtz, Violin


Symphony Gems
November 17, 18 & 19

Wolfgang Amadeus MozartSymphony No. 35 in D Major, K. 385 “Haffner”
Robert SchumannPiano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54
William Levi DawsonNegro Folk Symphony

John DeMain, Music Director
Jonathan BissPiano


A Madison Symphony Christmas
December 1, 2 & 3

John DeMain, Music Director
Evelyn Saavedra, Soprano
Limmie Pulliam, Tenor
Madison Symphony Chorus, Beverly Taylor, Director
Mount Zion Gospel Choir, Tamera and Leotha Stanley, Directors
Madison Youth Choirs, Michael Ross, Artistic Director


The Perfect Pair: Mozart & Mahler
January 19, 20 & 21

Wolfgang Amadeus MozartPiano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K. 491
Gustav MahlerSymphony No. 5

John DeMainConducting
Joyce YangPiano


Favorites of Mine & Your Choice!​
March 15, 16 & 17

Jennifer Higdon, Loco
Dmitri KabalevskyCello Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 77
Audience Choice: Beethoven, Dvořák, Rimsky-Korsakov, or a write-in selection!

John DeMainConducting
Steven IsserlisCello


Boundless Beauty
April 12, 13 & 14

Giuseppe VerdiRequiem

John DeMain, Music Director
Madison Symphony Chorus, Beverly Taylor, Director
Alexandra LoBianco, Soprano
Margaret Gawrysiak, 
Jonathan Burton, 
Kyle Ketelsen, 

Fiesta Finale
May 3, 4 & 5

José Pablo MoncayoHuapango
Manuel de FallaNoches en los jardines de España (Nights in the Gardens of Spain)
Silvestre RevueltasSuite from La Noche de los Mayas* (The Night of the Maya), compiled by José Yves Limantour
Selections by Mariachi Los Camperos and the Madison Symphony Orchestra
*Synchronized imagery assembled by Peter Rodgers

John DeMain, Music Director
Rachid Bernal, Piano
Mariachi Los Camperos


MSO at the Movies: Pixar in Concert
One performance only!
Saturday, February 24

Single Performance — Separate from the 23/24 Subscription Season

This special concert celebrates 25 years of the music and animation of Disney and Pixar films. 

23/24 symphony season subscribers have an opportunity to add this special presentation before single tickets go on sale Saturday, August 19, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. Tickets for this single performance are $15–$80.