Symphony Moments: Sept. 24 & 25 “String Spirit” photos and reviews

Symphony Moments: Sept. 24 & 25 “String Spirit” photos and reviews

Our September 24–25 concerts showcased our incredible Symphony string section, the Rhapsodie Quartet, and Principal Organist Greg Zelek. We celebrated our triumphant return to Overture Hall after 18 months with Elgar’s Introduction and Allegro, Poulenc’s Organ...
September 2021 Program Notes: String Spirit

September 2021 Program Notes: String Spirit

We invite you to read through Michael Allsen’s program notes for the September 24 and 25 performance of String Spirit below. Learn more about these concerts and buy tickets. Plus, listen to a playlist of these pieces on Spotify! Program Notes Welcome back to...
Partner Story, MSO Executive Director Richard Mackie to Retire on July 1

Partner Story, MSO Executive Director Richard Mackie to Retire on July 1

Partner story about Rick Mackie’s announcement that he will retire from the MSO in July Discover more about our executive director Richard H. Mackie. He shares his views about retiring after a 22 year engagement with the Madison Symphony Orchestra. The Capital...
PRESS RELEASE: MSO Executive Director Richard Mackie to Retire on July 1, 2021

PRESS RELEASE: MSO Executive Director Richard Mackie to Retire on July 1, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 29, 2021 Madison Symphony Orchestra Executive Director Richard Mackie Set to Retire on July 1, 2021 After 22 Years of Service Madison, Wis. –​ Richard Mackie, Executive Director of the Madison Symphony Orchestra, has announced his...
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...