Congratulations to our 2022 Bolz Finalists and Semi-Finalists!

Congratulations to our 2022 Bolz Finalists and Semi-Finalists!

All rounds of the Bolz Young Artist Competition were held in person this year! The Preliminary Round of the competition was held on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Overture Center for the Arts. Judges for the Preliminary Round included musicians of the Madison Symphony...
The Final Forte 2021

The Final Forte 2021

Above: Qing Ng, Carrie Wang, Dexter Mott, Sophia Jiang Congratulations to our finalists of The Final Forte 2021! The Final Forte finalists were selected from a group of young Wisconsin artists who competed in the Bolz Young Artist Competition’s two preliminary rounds...
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...
E-News & Stories, March 2020

E-News & Stories, March 2020

March 6, 7 & 8 Concerts: The Miracle Tickets/info: madisonsymphony.org/miracle Our March concerts feature the debuts of violinist Blake Pouliot and Madison-born conductor Kenneth Woods, who will lead the orchestra in pieces by three of the greatest German...
PRESS RELEASE: Wed. Feb 26, Wisconsin Young Artists Compete: The Final Forte, live concert and competition

PRESS RELEASE: Wed. Feb 26, Wisconsin Young Artists Compete: The Final Forte, live concert and competition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 9, 2019 (updated February 19, 2020) Wisconsin Young Artists Compete: The Final ForteBolz Young Artist Competition finalists perform and compete on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 — at a live broadcast concert event — free and open to the...