Scheherazade

Friday, September 27 – Sunday, September 29

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Simon Trpčeski, piano

 

Dobrinka Tabakova
Orpheus’ Comet

Rachmaninoff
Piano Concerto No. 1

Rimsky-Korsakov
Scheherazade

Bruckner's Fourth Symphony

Friday, October 4 – Saturday, October 5

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Dashon Burton, bass-baritone

 

Clarice Assad
Nhanderú                                       

Mahler
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen

Bruckner
Symphony No. 4, “Romantic”

Gemma New Conducts Sibelius

Friday, October 11 – Saturday, October 12

Gemma New, conductor
Vadim Gluzman, violin

 

Sibelius
Symphony No. 2

Jessie Montgomery
Coincident Dances

Szymanowski
Violin Concerto No. 2

Poulenc's Gloria

Friday, October 25 – Saturday, October 26

Jean-Marie Zeitouni, conductor
Joélle Harvey, soprano
Milwaukee Symphony Chorus
Cheryl Frazes Hill, director

 

L. Boulanger
D’un matin de printemps

Ravel
Shéhérazade

Camille Pépin
Aux confins de l’orange

Poulenc
Gloria

Reinhardt Conducts Beethoven

Friday, November 15 – Saturday, November 16

Ruth Reinhardt, conductor
Alessio Bax, piano

Weber
Overture to Oberon

Beethoven
Piano Concerto No. 3

Haydn
Symphony No. 80 in D minor

Hindemith
Symphonic Metamorphosis

Bach's Christmas Oratorio

Friday, November 22 – Sunday, November 24

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Chorus
Cheryl Frazes Hill, director

 

Bach
Christmas Oratorio        

McGegan Conducts Haydn

Friday, January 17 – Saturday, January 18

Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Saleem Ashkar,  piano

Mozart
Symphony No. 33 in B-flat

Mendelssohn
Piano Concerto No. 1

M. Haydn
Incidental Music from Zaïre

Haydn
Symphony No. 100, “Military”

Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet

Friday, January 24 – Saturday, January 25

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Jinwoo Lee, violin

 

Nielsen
Pan and Syrinx                

Sibelius
Violin Concerto in D minor

Anna Clyne
Within Her Arms

Tchaikovsky
Romeo and Juliet

Vivaldi's The Four Seasons

Friday, January 31 – Sunday, February 2

Rachell Ellen Wong, violin & leader

 

Vivaldi
The Four Seasons

American Voices

Friday, February 21 – Saturday, February 22

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Todd Levy, clarinet

 

Copland
Lincoln Portrait                                                          

Danielpour
From the Mountaintop

Ives
Symphony No. 2

Ingrid Fliter Plays Mozart

Friday, February 28 – Saturday, March 1

Michael Sanderling, conductor
Ingrid Fliter, piano

 

Delius
The Walk to the Paradise Garden

Mozart
Piano Concerto No. 17 in G Major

Prokofiev
Selections from Romeo and Juliet

Mendelssohn's Third Symphony

Friday, March 7 – Sunday, March 9

David Danzmayr, conductor
Claire Huangci, piano

 

Beethoven
Piano Concerto No. 6, Op. 61a

Mendelssohn
Symphony No. 3 “Scottish”

Bach Celebration

Friday, March 21 – Sunday, March 23

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Dashon Burton, bass-baritone
Jeanyi Kim, violin
Kevin Pearl, oboe

 

Bach
Concerto for Violin & Oboe

Bach
Cantata “Ich habe genug”

Bach
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4

Bach
Orchestral Suite No. 4

Copland’s Appalachian Spring

Friday, April 4 – Saturday, April 5

Ryan Tani, conductor
Ji Su Jung, marimba

 

Copland
Appalachian Spring

Kevin Puts
Marimba Concerto

Beethoven
Symphony No. 4

Brahms Requiem

Friday, April 11 – Sunday, April 13

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Chorus
Dashon Burton, bass-baritone

 

Brahms
Ein deutsches Requiem

Dinur Conducts Tchaikovsky

Saturday, April 26 – Sunday, April 27

Yaniv Dinur, conductor
Alexander Korsantia, piano

 

Barber
Overture to The School for Scandal

Prokofiev
Piano Concerto No. 3

Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 4

Pines of Rome

Friday, May 9 – Saturday, May 10

Ken-David Masur, conductor

 

Rossini
Overture to William Tell              

R. Strauss
Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks

Tania Leon
Ácana

Respighi
Pines of Rome

Bernstein & Bartók

Friday, May 30 – Saturday, May 31

Stefan Asbury, conductor
Tai Murray, violin

 

Smetana
Vyšehrad (The High Castle) from Má vlast

Bernstein
Serenade after Plato’s Symposium

Bernstein
Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

Bartók
The Miraculous Mandarin

Masur Conducts Brahms

Friday, June 6 – Saturday, June 7

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Susan Babini, cello

 

Aaron Jay Kernis
Colored Field                   

Brahms
Symphony No. 1

Great Moments in Grand Opera

Friday, June 13 – Sunday, June 15

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Chorus
Cheryl Frazes Hill, director

When the Saints Go Marching In

Friday, September 20 – Sunday, September 22

Bryon Stripling, conductor
Crystal Monee Hall, vocalist
Bobby Floyd, organist
Jim Rupp, drums

Bugs Bunny at the Symphony

Friday, November 8 – Sunday, November 10

George Daugherty, conductor

Hometown Holiday Pops

Saturday, December 14 – Sunday, December 22

Ryan Tani, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Chorus
Cheryl Frazes Hill, director

Casablanca

Friday, February 14 – Sunday, February 16

TBD, conductor

Twist & Shout: The Music of the Beatles – A Symphonic Experience

Friday, March 28 – Sunday, March 30

Byron Stripling, conductor

Let's Groove Tonight: Motown & The Philly Sound

Friday, May 23 – Sunday, May 25

Bryon Stripling, conductor
Chester Gregory, vocalist
Ashley Jayy, vocalist
Brik Liam, vocalist

Chris Thile with the MSO

Saturday, March 15

Ryan Tani, conductor
Chris Thile, mandolin and vocals

Ben Folds with the MSO

Saturday, May 3

Ryan Tani, conductor
Ben Folds, piano and vocals

Coco in Concert

Saturday, November 2 – Sunday, November 3

Ryan Tani, conductor

The Muppet Christmas Carol

Friday, November 29 – Sunday, December 1

Ryan Tani, conductor

Canadian Brass

Thursday, December 5

The King's Singers

Monday, December 16

Musical Vacation!

Sunday, January 26

Ryan Tani, conductor

Repertoire to Include:

Aaron Copland
“Hoedown” from Rodeo

John Williams
“Hedwig’s Theme” from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

Arturo Márquez
Conga del Fuego Nuevo

Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, arr. Krogstad
Selections from Frozen

Frederick's Fables

Sunday, March 16

Ryan Tani, conductor
First Stage

 

Michael Abels
Frederick’s Fables

  1. Frederick
  2. The Greentail Mouse
  3. Theodore and the Talking Mushroom
  4. Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse

Sensory Friendly Concert

Sunday, June 1

Ryan Tani, conductor

Season Opening Gala

Saturday, September 14

Please join us for the MSO’s Season Opening Gala, our largest annual fundraiser. We look forward to celebrating the start of the 2024.25 season with you and our Milwaukee community during a sensational evening filled with live music, food, and festivities.

The Season Opening Gala will feature a sit-down dinner, followed by a concert by the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, and a post-concert After Party.

Tickets: $550 per person

The Commercialists: Charlie Brown Christmas

Friday, December 6

Anthony Deutsch, piano
Clay Schaub, bass
Patrick Morrow, drums
Donna Woodall, vocalist