PRESS RELEASE: Madison Symphony Orchestra Concerts and Events — Sept. 2020 through Jan. 2021 Update

PRESS RELEASE: Madison Symphony Orchestra Concerts and Events — Sept. 2020 through Jan. 2021 Update

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 25, 2020   Madison Symphony Orchestra Concerts and Events — September 2020 through January 2021 Update   Madison, Wis. – The continuing COVID-19 crisis has resulted in the cancellation of concert hall performances worldwide, especially...
May 2020 Program Notes: Piano Power

May 2020 Program Notes: Piano Power

On May 1, 2, and 3, 2020, we had planned to present our final program of our 19-20 season. Piano Power was set to begin with Weber’s fine Overture to “Euryanthe”—an enduringly popular overture to a failed opera. The next work was a showcase for the members of the...
The Final Forte and Spring Young People’s Concert

The Final Forte and Spring Young People’s Concert

By Kathryn Schwarzmann, Director of Education and Community Engagement “How can they be so good!?” This is the question we hear from the very first day until well after the end of the Bolz Young Artist Competition every year. During the preliminary round of the...
Symphony Moments: Beyond the Score®: Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5: Pure Propaganda?

Symphony Moments: Beyond the Score®: Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5: Pure Propaganda?

Our January 19, 2020 “Beyond the Score®: Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5: Pure Propaganda?” concert starred American Players Theatre actors, along with visual projections and live musical examples! — including actors James Ridge, Colleen Madden, Marcus...
PRESS RELEASE: Madison Symphony Orchestra Concerts and Events — Sept. 2020 through Jan. 2021 Update

PRESS RELEASE: Concerts and Events, April, May, and June 2020 Updates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 9, 2020 (updated May 1, 2020)   Madison Symphony Orchestra Concerts and Events — April, May, and June 2020 Updates
   Madison, Wis. – The Madison Symphony Orchestra (MSO) has canceled or postponed concerts and events that would have...