Madison Symphony Gives Warm Welcome to Two New Guests

Canadian conductor Tania Miller and cellist Zuill Bailey are the latest to discover the joys of the MSO and Overture Hall   Madison Symphony music director doesn’t miss many concerts, but when he does it’s always intriguing to see how the group will respond to a fresh dynamic. This past weekend saw the local debuts… Continue reading Madison Symphony Gives Warm Welcome to Two New Guests

An “Enigma” Explored

Madison Symphony’s latest foray into “Beyond the Score” illuminates Elgar’s masterpiece   I’ve come to believe that some riddles don’t need to be solved, or perhaps more accurately, it’s more fun to keep searching than to actually discover the definitive answer. That thought certainly comes to mind when examining the Variations on an Original Theme,… Continue reading An “Enigma” Explored

No Place Like (a Second) Home)

Violinist Kraggerud returns to Madison Symphony for another special collaboration The Norwegian violinist, Henning Kraggerud, has the chops to be as famous as any violinist in the world. He has crafted his career to maximize his time in his homeland, and chooses his guest appearances carefully. The fact that he has developed a special bond… Continue reading No Place Like (a Second) Home)