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.


    Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms

    February 14, 2018 at 10:30 am | Uihlein Hall

    Featuring guest choruses from Wisconsin high schools

    Randal Swiggum, conductor


    Bernstein: Chichester Psalms

    “Lenny seemed hopelessly fated for success”, said former New York Times drama critic Harold Clurman of Leonard Bernstein. In celebration of this versatile and multifaceted musician’s centenary, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra will perform his wonderfully diverse Chichester Psalms with the 2018 Teen Choral Partners.

    ► Download the Concerts for Schools registration form 


    LISTEN - 2017 Teen Series Concert

    Stream a live recording of our most recent Teen Series performance, featuring our 2017 Teen Choral Partners competition winners.


    Randal Swiggum, conductor
    Yulia Van Doren, soprano
    Bay Port High School Concert Choir
    Living Word Lutheran High School A Cappella Choir
    McFarland High School A Cappella Choir
    Pius XI Catholic High School Concert Choir
    Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

    Recorded live in Uihlein Hall at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, February 8, 2017

    Enjoy the music, compliments of the MSO musicians.


    Contact the MSO Education Department:

    Rebecca Whitney: 414.226.7886
    Email: edu@mso.org