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Beethoven & Mozart

Infinite Joy

Venue: Overture Hall

Friday, Sept. 23, 2022
7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022
8:00 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022
2:30 p.m.

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Single Tickets on sale 8/20
Single tickets $20-$98
on sale Saturday, August 20 at 11:00 a.m.
through the Overture Center Box Office

The sentiments expressed in the Ode to Joy are fundamental to our lives, and magnificently expressed by the dean of symphonic composers, Beethoven! His greatest influence, that of Mozart, frames the concert.  –John DeMain, Music Director



Run Time: 2 hours, plus 20 minute intermission

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Oboe Concerto in C major
Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphony No. 9 in D minor

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Program Notes will be available in August 2022


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…listening to the live orchestra for the first time in over a year brought tears to my eyes!

— MSO Subscriber

Ms. Mitchell’s voice is rich, shimmering and sizeable . . . her singing was tender and expressive.

— New York Times

Meet the Performers

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John DeMain, Conducting

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Marc Fink, Oboe

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Laquita Mitchell, Soprano

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Kirsten Lippart, Mezzo-Soprano

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Jared Esguerra, Tenor

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Matt Boehler, Bass

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Madison Symphony Chorus

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Thank You To Our Generous Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Myrna Larson

Major funding provided by


Rosemarie and Fred Blancke


Ernest and Louise Borden


David and Kato Perlman


Cyrena and Lee Pondrom

Additional funding provided by


Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.

wis arts board

with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts

Sponsor Spotlight Message

BMO Wealth Management is proud to be a sponsor of the Madison Symphony Orchestra and wishes them many years of success.
– BMO Harris Bank


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Overture Center for the Arts
201 State Street
Madison, WI 53703 United States