Simply Swingin’ – Sinatra & Friends with the MSO February 7-8 at the Riverside Theater
Milwaukee, Wis. 1/29/2020 – Join the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra the weekend of February 7-8 to hear vocal sensation Steve Lippia croon the classics by icons such as Nat King Cole, Tony Bennett, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Ol’ Blue Eyes himself, all back by your favorite swingin’ band, the MSO at the Riverside Theater. Hear classics such as “Come Fly with Me,” Mack and the Knife,” and “Fly Me to the Moon.”
Conducted by Resident Conductor Yaniv Dinur, the MSO will be joined by vocalist Steve Lippia one of the most prominent, in-demand vocalists established among some of the finest interpreters of “standards” and traditional pop music in the nation. If songs like these make you long to don a fedora and sip a martini, then you’re in the right place.
Tickets for this event are still available and can be purchased by visiting www.mso.org or by calling the ticket office at 414.291.7605.
ABOUT THE MSO
The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, led by Music Director Ken-David Masur, is among the finest orchestras in the nation and the largest cultural institution in Wisconsin. Since its inception in 1959, the MSO has found innovative ways to give music a home in the region, develop music appreciation and talent among area youth, and raise the national reputation of Milwaukee. The MSO’s 70 full-time professional musicians perform over 135 classics, pops, family, education, and community concerts each season in venues throughout the state. A pioneer among American orchestras, the MSO has performed world and American premieres of works by John Adams, Roberto Sierra, Phillip Glass, Geoffrey Gordon, Marc Neikrug, and Matthias Pintscher, as well as garnered national recognition as the first American orchestra to offer live recordings on iTunes. Now in its 48th season, the orchestra’s nationally syndicated radio broadcast series, the longest consecutive-running series of any U.S. orchestra, is heard annually by more than two million listeners. The MSO’s standard of excellence extends beyond the concert hall and into the community, reaching more than 40,000 children and their families through its Arts in Community Education (ACE) program, Youth and Teen concerts, and Family Series.