Symphony E-News & Stories, May 2022

Symphony E-News & Stories, May 2022

His Greatest HitsSymphony Season Finale – May 6, 7, & 8 Pianist Garrick Ohlsson joins us for an all-Beethoven concert for the ages, charged with the energy and invention of the master’s Heroic Period. Experience Beethoven’s 5th Symphony, plus...
Symphony E-News & Stories, April 2022

Symphony E-News & Stories, April 2022

Missa SolemnisApril 8, 9, and 10 Yes, Mozart was his inspiration, but Haydn was Beethoven’s teacher. Concertmaster Naha Greenholtz performs the Violin Concerto in G major. A great work from the height of Beethoven’s composing career, the monumental Missa Solemnis is...
Symphony E-News & Stories, March 2022

Symphony E-News & Stories, March 2022

Gil Shaham Plays the Beethoven Violin ConcertoMarch 11, 12, and 13 The first piece of this varied program, Rachmaninoff’s evocative and powerful score depicts Arnold Bocklin’s famous painting of an oarsman rowing a white-clad figure across a dark expanse of water to...
Symphony E-News & Stories, February 2022

Symphony E-News & Stories, February 2022

Beyond the Score®: Stravinsky, The Rite of SpringSunday, February 13, 2:30 p.m. Join us for a multimedia presentation starring American Players Theatre actors, visual projections and live musical examples with the entire work performed in the second half. One...
Symphony E-News & Stories, January 2022

Symphony E-News & Stories, January 2022

Premiere DebutJanuary 21, 22, 23 In her MSO debut, the prizewinning Kelly Hall-Tompkins performs the Madison premiere of Wynton Marsalis’ exciting Violin Concerto, a tour de force exhibition from the hand of America’s foremost jazz and classical artist. Preceded by...