Symphony E-News & Stories, January 2021

Symphony E-News & Stories, January 2021

Our first E-News of 2021 honors Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a story by John DeMain featuring eight Black and African-American composers. Another highlight is Madison Symphony Orchestra League’s next MSOL Connect event that takes place on January 28th. This...
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...
PRESS RELEASE: Madison Symphony Orchestra Presents A Virtual Madison Symphony Christmas

PRESS RELEASE: Madison Symphony Orchestra Presents A Virtual Madison Symphony Christmas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDecember 1, 2020 (updated December 20, 2020)   Madison Symphony Orchestra Presents A Virtual Madison Symphony Christmas Premiere on December 16, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. — streaming through December 31, 2020 Madison, Wis. –​ Madison Symphony Orchestra’s...
PRESS RELEASE: Madison Symphony Orchestra Inc. Commits $184,000 to Launch Musicians’ Relief Fund

PRESS RELEASE: Madison Symphony Orchestra Inc. Commits $184,000 to Launch Musicians’ Relief Fund

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 29, 2020   Madison Symphony Orchestra Inc. Commits $184,000 to Launch Musicians’ Relief Fund   Madison, Wis. – The Madison Symphony Orchestra (MSO) announced that a Musicians’ Relief Fund has been established with the...
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...