Each season, Wisconsin high school choral ensembles are invited to compete for the chance to perform with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra on the teen program in the Concerts for Schools series.

2024 PROGRAM: Fantastic Fauré featuring mso artistic partner dashon burton

Ensembles selected for 2024 will prepare Fauré's Requiem before rehearsing with the MSO and performing the work during our Teen Concert on February 28, 2024.

MSO Artistic Partner Dashon Burton, bass-baritone, will be a featured soloist for this performance. Students may have the opportunity for additional interactions with Mr. Burton.

To be considered, choral ensembles must submit the application, repertoire list, and recordings to edu@mso.org no later than June 23, 2023.



Application, repertoire list, and recordings must be submitted to edu@mso.org by June 23, 2023.

You can find the application here.

If selected, ensembles will be notified of their invitation to perform by July 21, 2023.



  • Recordings of up to two selections from current repertoire must be provided. Contrasting selections are recommended.
  • Recordings should be submitted by emailing mp3 files to edu@mso.org or through wetransfer.com (free file transfer service for larger files).
  • The current director must be the director for the 2023.24 season.
  • Selections may be either accompanied or a cappella.


Congratulations to the 2023 Participants

Bay Port High School (Green Bay, WI)
Michael Pufall, director

Brookfield East High School (Brookfield, WI)
Kari Doepke-Warnes, director

Lodi High School (Lodi, WI)
Kate MacRae, director

Sheboygan Area Lutheran High School (Sheboygan, WI)
Samuel Eatherton, director