Farewells to a Season…and Some Friends

Madison Symphony closes its season with more than one goodbye   Friday night was the first of the final set of programs this season by the Madison Symphony Orchestra. As has become the custom, the concerts feature a major choral work, and the audience may have had more than the usual number of single-ticket buyers… Continue reading Farewells to a Season…and Some Friends

Handel’s Messiah, Stripped Down—and Resurrected

Madison Bach Musicians share a divine vision If anyone has a “ bucket list” for Madison music groups, experiencing the Madison Bach Musicians (pictured above from an earlier concert, courtesy of the group) should be on it. Happy to report that I finally can check it off my list—and that when I attended their performance… Continue reading Handel’s Messiah, Stripped Down—and Resurrected