Rachmaninoff Piano & Lively Dances

Friday, February 17 – Sunday, February 19

Markus Stenz, conductor
Stephen Hough, piano

 

Rachmaninoff
Piano Concerto No. 2

Bartók
Dance Suite

Bizet
Carmen Suite

Music of Clyne, Tchaikovsky & Shostakovich

Friday, February 24 – Saturday, February 25

Han-Na Chang, conductor
Zlatomir Fung, cello

 

Anna Clyne
This Midnight Hour

Tchaikovsky
Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33

Shostakovich
Symphony No. 5

Music of Montgomery & Dvořák

Friday, March 3 – Saturday, March 4

Jonathon Heyward, conductor
James Ehnes, violin

 

Jessie Montgomery
Records from a Vanishing City

Prokofiev
Violin Concerto No. 2

Dvořák
Symphony No. 8

Mendelssohn's Elijah

Friday, March 24 – Sunday, March 26

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Dashon Burton, bass-baritone
Milwaukee Symphony Chorus
Cheryl Frazes Hill, director

 

Mendelssohn
Elijah

Don Juan & Beethoven Piano

Friday, April 14 – Saturday, April 15

Roderick Cox, conductor
Inon Barnatan, piano

 

R. Strauss
Don Juan

Beethoven
Piano Concerto No. 4

Sibelius
Symphony No. 5

Joyce Yang Plays Mozart

Friday, May 5 – Saturday, May 6

Yaniv Dinur, conductor
Joyce Yang, piano

 

Dvořák
In Nature’s Realm

Mozart
Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K.491

Lutoslawski
Concerto for Orchestra

The Zodiac & The Planets

Friday, May 26 – Sunday, May 28

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Aaron Diehl, piano & artistic partner
Women of the Milwaukee Symphony Chorus

 

Williams
Zodiac Suite

Holst
The Planets

Jupiter & Serenade

Friday, June 9 – Sunday, June 11

Edo de Waart, conductor
Matthew Annin, horn

 

Brahms
Serenade No. 2

R. Strauss
Horn Concerto No. 1

Mozart
Symphony No. 41 “Jupiter”

Mahler's Resurrection Symphony

Friday, June 16 – Saturday, June 17

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Anna Larsson, mezzo-soprano
Milwaukee Symphony Chorus
Cheryl Frazes Hill, director

 

Mahler
Symphony No. 2 “Resurrection”

Music of the Knights

Friday, February 10 – Sunday, February 12

Nicholas Buc, conductor
Kelli Rabke, vocalist
Lorinda Lisitza, vocalist
Blaine Krauss, vocalist
Scott Coulter, vocalist
John Boswell, piano and vocalist

The Doo Wop Project

Friday, March 17 – Sunday, March 19

Jack Everly, conductor
Charl Brown, vocalist
John Michael Dias, vocalist
Russell Fischer, vocalist
Dominic Nolfi, vocalist
Sonny Paladino, vocalist
Nicholas Ward, vocalist

Aretha: Queen of Soul

Friday, April 21 – Sunday, April 23

TBD, conductor
Capathia Jenkins, vocalist
Ryan Shaw, vocalist

Uptown Nights

Friday, June 2 – Sunday, June 4

Byron Stripling, conductor & trumpet
Carmen Bradford, vocalist
Leo Manzari, tap dancer

Rick Steves' Europe: A Symphonic Journey

Saturday, March 11 – Sunday, March 12

Rick Steves, host

Brahms v. Radiohead

Friday, March 31 – Saturday, April 1

Steve Hackman, conductor
Andrew Lipke, vocalist
Nai Kéren, vocalist
Bill Porkopow, vocalist

An Evening with Brian Stokes Mitchell

Friday, April 28

Brian Stokes Mitchell, vocalist

Ellen & Joe Checota Sponsor Joshua Bell

Tuesday, June 20

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Joshua Bell, violin

Dvořák
Symphony No. 8 in G major, Op. 88

Chausson
Poème for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 25

Bruch
Concerto No. 1 in G minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 26

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Friday, May 12 – Sunday, May 14

TBD, conductor

Marvel Studios' Black Panther

Friday, June 23 – Sunday, June 25

TBD, conductor

Jaws

Friday, June 30 – Saturday, July 1

TBD, conductor

Branford Marsalis Quartet

Friday, March 10

Branford Marsalis, saxophones
Joey Calderazzo, piano
Eric Revis, bass
Justin Faulkner, drums

Rhythm in Your Rubbish

Sunday, February 26

Yaniv Dinur, conductor
Platypus Theatre Company

 

Cardy, Patrick
Original music for “Rhythm in Your Rubbish”

Copland
Buckaroo Holiday

Von Tilzer (arr. Wagler)
Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Brahms
Lullaby

Prokofiev
“Masks” and “Scene” from Romeo and Juliet Suite No.2

Tchaikovsky
Swan Lake Suite (excerpt)

Salon Series with Jennifer Bouton Schaub and MSO Woodwinds

Thursday, June 8

Jennifer Bouton Schaub, piccolo
MSO Woodwinds