"Francesco came to us right out of school and we all knew he was very talented. He has grown enormously and has fulfilled every demand asked of him. He has been a fantastic part of our staff and we will miss him very much. I wish him every possible success in his career." - Edo de Waart
(Pictured: Francesco on the podium with Itzhak Perlman as soloist.)
Baroque master Nicholas McGegan returns to lead MSO Associate Concertmaster Ilana Setapen and the MSO in Vivaldi’s timeless "The Four Seasons," Nos. 1 and 2, “Spring and Summer.” The program also includes the music of Haydn and Handel.
Saturday, July 4; 2:30 p.m.
Washington Park Bandshell, 1859 North 40 Street, Milwaukee
Brett Mitchell, conductor
Enjoy a free public performance just in time for Independence Day at the Washington Park Bandshell, thanks to the Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s centennial Gifts to the Community. Join your MSO for an afternoon of tuneful, patriotic favorites as we present a festive outdoor program!
Free parking will be available in the vacinity.
There is limited seating at the Bandshell, but there is plenty of lawn seating - bring your own chairs or blankets!
- See more at: http://bit.ly/1RLtKsr
For pianists ages 10-16, the Wisconsin Youth Piano Competition, presented by the MSO and the PianoArts North American Piano Competition, challenges young musicians while providing positive learning experiences through rehearsals, performances and classes with professional musicians.
(L-R): Joshua White, Liam Mayo, Michael Wu
Follow the link for details about our annual chorus auditions – to be held June 25, 29, and August 3, 6, 10 and 13.
414.291.7605 (tickets), 414.291.6010 (administrative office)
1101 N. Market Street Suite 100 Milwaukee, WI 53202
Among the finest orchestras in the country, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra is the largest cultural organization in Wisconsin. Since its inception in 1959, the orchestra has received critical acclaim for artistic excellence.
The symphony's 83 full-time professional musicians perform more than 130 concerts each season. A cornerstone organization in Milwaukee's art community, the MSO provides enrichment and education activities for audiences of every age, economic status, and background.