Discover More: The Sphinx Organization

Discover More: The Sphinx Organization

The Sphinx Organization is a Detroit-based national organization dedicated to promoting diversity in the arts. The organization was founded in 1997 by Aaron P. Dworkin, who believed that the name “Sphinx” was representative of the power, wisdom and persistence of the...
Composer Spotlight: George Walker

Composer Spotlight: George Walker

Our November 12-14 concerts, Grand Panorama, features the Madison premiere of George Walker’s Lyric for Strings. Learn more about this incredible composer and what makes Lyric for Strings such a compelling piece! Buy tickets to Grand Panorama Composer and...
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....
Black and African-American Classical Music Composers, by John DeMain

Black and African-American Classical Music Composers, by John DeMain

Today we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a spotlight on Black and African-American composers of classical music. Madison Symphony Orchestra Music Director John DeMain shares reflections and discoveries.   Diversity — Black and African-American classical...