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...
Reviews and Media Coverage: String Spirit, September 24 & 25

Reviews and Media Coverage: String Spirit, September 24 & 25

The Madison Symphony Orchestra was finally able to make their much-anticipated return to Overture Hall last weekend for String Spirit. The enthusiastic crowd first welcomed the Rhapsodie Quartet to the stage who opened the concert with Edward Elgar’s Introduction and...
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...
PRESS RELEASE: MSO Announces September Shift in Programs, Postponement and New Concerts

PRESS RELEASE: MSO Announces September Shift in Programs, Postponement and New Concerts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 30, 2021 Madison Symphony Orchestra — September Shift in Programs
 “Joyful Reunion, Beethoven’s Ninth” postponed — “String Spirit” announced Madison, Wis. – The Madison Symphony Orchestra (MSO) has made the...
Rhapsodie Quartet Returns to Live Music at Olbrich Gardens

Rhapsodie Quartet Returns to Live Music at Olbrich Gardens

Beautiful music on a beautiful summer evening in a beautiful setting. What could be better? The Olbrich Botanical Gardens Thai Garden was indeed the perfect setting for a concert presented by the Madison Symphony Orchestra’s Rhapsodie Quartet on Friday, July 16. This...