April 21 — 22
Asher Fisch, conductor
Bella Hristova, violin
Michelle DeYoung, mezzo-soprano
Stuart Skelton, tenor
Three American Pieces
Four Sea Interludes
The Song of the Earth
April 27 — 28
Hans Graf, conductor
Truls Mørk, cello
Medea’s Meditation and Dance of Vengeance
Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”
May 19 — 20
Ken-David Masur, conductor
Todd Levy, clarinet
Robert Levine, viola
Milwaukee Symphony Chorus
Cheryl Frazes Hill, chorus director
Augusta Read Thomas
Daphnis et Chloé: Suite no. 2
A unique opportunity to meet and socialize with special guest artists, MSO musicians and fellow music enthusiasts. Each performance is followed by a fun Q&A session with guest artists. Ticket price includes the performance and Q&A, hors d'oeuvres and cocktails. Event address is sent by email once registration is received.
Enjoy the musicians’ perspective at Symphony Soirée: Onstage with the Orchestra. Join Assistant Conductor Yaniv Dinur on a musical journey through Antonin Dvořák's monumental New World Symphony, sitting around the musicians on stage for an “up close and personal” experience. Discover what inspired this Czech composer to attempt to compose the quintessential American symphony, and what “American” means in the context of classical music. Spend time with your friends as we regale you with sweeping melodies and a wonderful evening.
July 6 — 8
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…the most iconic film of all time captured our hearts! Hear John Williams’s Oscar®-winning score—from its triumphant opening fanfare to the ethereal Princess Leia theme—performed live by the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra along with the full-length 1977 film.
Presentation licensed by Disney Concerts in association with 20th Century Fox, Lucasfilm, and Warner /Chappell Music.
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