Congratulations to our 2022 Bolz Finalists and Semi-Finalists!

Congratulations to our 2022 Bolz Finalists and Semi-Finalists!

All rounds of the Bolz Young Artist Competition were held in person this year! The Preliminary Round of the competition was held on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Overture Center for the Arts. Judges for the Preliminary Round included musicians of the Madison Symphony...
The Final Forte 2021

The Final Forte 2021

Above: Qing Ng, Carrie Wang, Dexter Mott, Sophia Jiang Congratulations to our finalists of The Final Forte 2021! The Final Forte finalists were selected from a group of young Wisconsin artists who competed in the Bolz Young Artist Competition’s two preliminary rounds...
May 2022 Program Notes: His Greatest Hits

May 2022 Program Notes: His Greatest Hits

We invite you to read through Michael Allsen’s program notes for the May 6, 7, and 8 performance of His Greatest Hits below. Learn more about these concerts and buy tickets. Plus, listen to a playlist of these pieces on Spotify! Program Notes All through this...
April 2022 Program Notes: Missa Solemnis

April 2022 Program Notes: Missa Solemnis

We invite you to read through Michael Allsen’s program notes for the Apr 8, 9, and 10 performances of Missa Solemnis below. Visit his website to download a printable PDF of these program notes and more. Learn more about these concerts and buy tickets. Plus,...
March 2022 Program Notes: Gil Shaham Plays the Beethoven Violin Concerto

March 2022 Program Notes: Gil Shaham Plays the Beethoven Violin Concerto

We invite you to read through Michael Allsen’s program notes for the March 11, 12 and 13 performances of Gil Shaham Plays the Beethoven Violin Concerto below. Visit his website to download a printable PDF of these program notes and more. Learn more about these...