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...
Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Michael Wu music and story

Artist Story, Home Is Where the Art Is, Young Artist Series, Michael Wu music and story

Michael Wu, The Final Forte 2020 winner performs an arrangement by Grainger and shares insights about music and life.   We’re excited to share stories brilliant young artists shared with us from their homes this summer. The first in this series features...
Symphony Moments: November 8–10 “Joyce Yang Plays Prokofiev” concerts photos and reviews

Symphony Moments: November 8–10 “Joyce Yang Plays Prokofiev” concerts photos and reviews

Our November 8–10 concerts featured the debut of pianist Joyce Yang, along with performances by the orchestra of works by Kernis and Schumann. Relive all the moments — dozens of photos and read the reviews!   “She is an unbelievable musician and I honestly...
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...