Teen Series

Nationally recognized educator and conductor Randal Swiggum leads the Milwaukee Symphony’s annual Teen Choral Partners project. Swiggum employs his expertise in Comprehensive Musicianship through Performance to curate the concert experience specifically for middle and high school audiences. In addition, each student receives his or her own Teen Guide specifically created for this concert and prepared by the conductor himself.



February 6, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. | Uihlein Hall

Randal Swiggum, conductor
Evan Bravos, soloist

Featuring the 2019 Teen Choral Partners competition winners:

Germantown High School (Germantown, WI)
Jonathan Brooks, director

Living Word Lutheran High School (Jackson, WI)
Robert Cody, director

New Berlin Eisenhower High School (New Berlin, WI)
Natalie Baertschy, director

Wausau West High School (Wausau, WI)
Brad Burrill, director

Mendelssohn: Elijah (excerpts)

Inspired by the oratorios of Bach and Handel, Mendelssohn’s Elijah is a lush and dramatic musical telling of the Biblical prophet’s story. Join the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and our 2019 Teen Choral Partners as they perform excerpts from this Romantic Era masterpiece.

This concert will feature the 2019 Teen Choral Partners Competition winners

► Download the Elijah Teacher Resource Guide

► Download the Concerts for Schools registration form*

*We have a new fax number. Please use 414.224.8420 to fax your Concerts for Schools registration form.



Contact the MSO Education Department:

Phone: 414.226.7886
Email: edu@mso.org