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Frank Almond to Celebrate Final Season with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra after 25 Years as Concertmaster
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Frank Almond to Celebrate Final Season with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra after 25 Years as Concertmaster

As the Charles and Marie Caestecker Concertmaster Chair of the MSO, Almond holds arguably the most prestigious and visible role within the orchestra.

Classical: Milwaukee Symphony Rocks the House
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Milwaukee Symphony Rocks the House

Standing ovation for a John Adams work? And Carmina Burana scores again.

Classical: Worshipping At the Altar of Mahler
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Worshipping At the Altar of Mahler

De Waart and the MSO take on Mahler’s 9th, leaving some players with tears in their eyes.

Classical: Who Will Be the Next MSO Music Director?
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Who Will Be the Next MSO Music Director?

Symphony search committee may lean toward an American. Beyond that, it depends.

WMSE Continues Partnership with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
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WMSE Continues Partnership with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Broadcast of MSO 2017 Season begins Sept. 24

Classical: 10 Best Symphony Concerts of Season
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10 Best Symphony Concerts of Season

Which of coming concerts are the best bets? We pick the top 10.

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Promotes Susan Loris to Executive Vice President and General Manager
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Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Promotes Susan Loris to Executive Vice President and General Manager

Loris will continue to oversee the MSO’s education programs, which are celebrated as a national model in arts education.

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Opens Pops Season with Disney’s FANTASIA
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The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Opens Pops Season with Disney’s FANTASIA

Assistant Conductor Yaniv Dinur conducts the orchestra as Mickey Mouse dabbles in magic in Dukas’s The Sorcerer’s Apprentice.

WMSE Continues Partnership with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
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WMSE Continues Partnership with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Broadcast of MSO 2016 Season begins Oct. 2

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Closed 2015.16 Season with Record Results
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Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Closed 2015.16 Season with Record Results

There were 20 sold-out performances this season.

WMSE Continues Partnership with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Broadcasting of their 2014 Season Begins July 3 Followed by the 2016 Season on October 2
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WMSE Continues Partnership with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Broadcasting of their 2014 Season Begins July 3 Followed by the 2016 Season on October 2

The 13-week series leads up to the MSO’s 2016 season, which WMSE will broadcast in October.

MSO Matches Mozart Symphonies with Stravinsky at the Pabst
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MSO Matches Mozart Symphonies with Stravinsky at the Pabst

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra announces two concerts performed on back to back weekends at the Pabst Theater highlighting the works of Mozart.

Milwaukee Symphony Captures HENRY V for a Powerful Performance
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Milwaukee Symphony Captures HENRY V for a Powerful Performance

Marking the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra will present two performances of Henry V: A Shakespeare Scenario.

Classical: The Language of Music
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The Language of Music

De Waart and Milwaukee Symphony offer a kind of multilingual musical melange.

Milwaukee Symphony Embraces The Artistry of Jennifer Koh
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Milwaukee Symphony Embraces The Artistry of Jennifer Koh

Violinist Jennifer Koh is recognized for her intense, commanding performances, delivered with dazzling virtuosity and technical assurance.

Milwaukee Symphony Prepares for Tchaikovsky’s Emotional Symphony No. 6 “Pathétique”
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Milwaukee Symphony Prepares for Tchaikovsky’s Emotional Symphony No. 6 “Pathétique”

The Sixth Symphony of Tchaikovsky, his final composition, is saturated with pessimism and despair.

The Milwaukee Symphony Leans into the New Year with Two Fantastical Fairy Tales
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The Milwaukee Symphony Leans into the New Year with Two Fantastical Fairy Tales

The Firebird Suite by Stravinsky and La Peri by Dukas.

Classical: Swooning Over Pianist Jon Kimura Parker
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Swooning Over Pianist Jon Kimura Parker

MIlwaukee Symphony's guest pianist soars in Grieg concerto, and plays jazz for an encore!

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Announces Expansive List of Holiday Performances
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Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Announces Expansive List of Holiday Performances

From Handel’s Messiah to Country Music’s Sara Evans, MSO has something for everyone.

Classical: The Edo Effect
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The Edo Effect

MSO’s spectacular performance of Nielsen symphony shows impact of maestro Edo de Waart.

Schubert’s “Unfinished” Symphony alongside Sibelius and Grieg in November
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Schubert’s “Unfinished” Symphony alongside Sibelius and Grieg in November

The concerts include Schubert’s “Unfinished” Symphony, Sibelius’s Symphony No. 7 and Jon Kimura Parker performing Grieg’s Piano Concerto in A minor.

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Chorus to perform in Basilica
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Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Chorus to perform in Basilica

This concert is a community concert and all tickets are priced at $5.

New Musicians for the 2015.2016 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Season
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New Musicians for the 2015.2016 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Season

From a former Miss Minnesota to an indie popfolk songwriter.

Violinist Augustin Hadelich Performs with Milwaukee Symphony
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Violinist Augustin Hadelich Performs with Milwaukee Symphony

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present Hadelich Plays Beethoven on October 30 & 31, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.

WMSE expands partnership with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
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WMSE expands partnership with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Station to broadcast MSO series with Chicago’s WMFT

Classical: American Made
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American Made

Milwaukee Symphony musicians soar in concert of all-American music.

Review: Mozart for the Win
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Mozart for the Win

There was no good reason to miss the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra's production of Cosí fan tutte. It was delightful.

Classical: John Adams Meets Mozart
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John Adams Meets Mozart

Present Music dares to present Mozart! Yet it's still a very modern concert.

House Confidential: Herb Kohl’s Regency Condo
House Confidential

Herb Kohl’s Regency Condo

The former U.S. Senator (call him Herschel) is on the 27th floor of what was once the elite tower in town.

Murphy’s Law: The Six Wives of Edo de Waart
Murphy’s Law

The Six Wives of Edo de Waart

Little old Milwaukee seems to have the most continental conductor in the world.