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

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

Sophia Jiang, winner of the 2017 Madison Symphony Orchestra Fall Youth Concerto Competition, plays Beethoven and shares reflections about the piano, violin and music.   A new story in the “Young Artist Series” features Sophia Jiang, winner of the 2017 Madison...
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...
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 E-News & Stories, June 2020

Symphony E-News & Stories, June 2020

Our home is yours.  Each week, we’ve been adding more Q&A stories with our musicians to our website. New additions to the collection this month include: Rick Morgan, PercussionDerek Handley, CelloJohanna Wienholts, Principal HarpJordan Allen, CelloGreg...