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This two-event series presents talented MSO musicians performing in small ensembles, followed by a formal Q&A and casual mingling for an exclusive insider experience at the Bradley Symphony Center!

These events are free as a 2023.24 season benefit for current MSO donors of $2,500+ and are open to the public for a fee of $40 (including tax) per person per event


Coffee & Conversations  |  October 28, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.

Start your morning with Coffee & Conversations featuring MSO cellist Peter Thomas. Following a performance on the electric cello, Peter will share the differences between his electric and acoustic cello, along with insights from his 15 seasons with the MSO.

Reservation deadline: October 22, 2023


Cocktails & Conversations  |  April 4, 2024 at 6:00 p.m.

As the sun goes down, join us for a cocktail, captivating performance and conversation with MSO Concertmaster, Jinwoo Lee and MSO cellist, Madeleine Kabat. With a wealth of musical expertise, these globetrotting musicians have graced stages worldwide, from South America to Sweden to the White House. Don’t miss this chance to hear their extraordinary insights and stories into the world of orchestral music.

Reservation deadline: March 28, 2023

To get started, start reserving your selected events below. Please click the checkout button to view your cart and finalize your order. This is a non-ticketed event. You will receive an email with arrival instructions before each event.



Questions? Please contact Sam Hushek by phone at 414.226.7839 or email at