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Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

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The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra under the baton of music director, Maestro Edo de Waart, presents 13 star-studded, two-hour concerts. Among the finest orchestras in the country, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra is the largest cultural organization in Wisconsin. Since its inception in 1959, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra has consistently received critical acclaim for artistic excellence.

Just in time for the coming fall, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra begins a new season of music this month, featuring Bernstein, Heggie, and Beethoven. Join them on October 30th. 

10/30       Bernstein: Overture to Candide Clyne: Masquerade Heggie: Suite from Moby Dick Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 (Cristian Măcelaru, cond)

This month the Milwaukee Symphony, Women's and Children's Choirs, and Voices of Eterna join forces for Mahler's might Symphony No. 3 (12/26).

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Holst's The Planets will be heard on the November 21st broadcast. 

11/7      Schoenberg: Chamber Symphony No. 1 Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 (Joyce Yang, p; Asher Fisch and Carlos Miguel Prieto, cond)
11/14    Respighi: Belfagor Overture Poulenc: Gloria Schumann: Symphony No. 4 (Yulia Van Doren, s; Milwaukee Symphony Chorus; Cheryl Frazes Hill, chorus master; Christoph König, cond)

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The new season of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra features Pranks and Ghosts, beginning in October 2017.

January 2017 Listings for Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Dec 27, 2016

This week on the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Augustin Hadelich performs the great Beethoven Violin Concerto.*1306/b99729802z.1_20160529125821_000_gl8fqlri.1-0.jpg

This month, Edo de Waart and the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra will be performing great works from Ravel and Beethoven, featuring guest artists Augustin Hadelich and the Milwaukee Children's Choir.  Listen in on Classical 91.5!

This month, we hear the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra perform works by Beethoven and Tchaikovsky, as well as the Brahms symphonies, here on Classical 91.5.

October 2016 Premiere of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Sep 27, 2016

Symphonies from Rachmaninoff and Sibelius, concerti from Grieg and Copland, and even an appearance from RPO's Music Director Emeritus, Christopher Seaman!  These and much more this month with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, here on Classical 91.5.

10/10    Adams: The Chairman Dances, Foxtrot for Orchestra Schuman: Symphony No. 6 Copland: Concerto for Clarinet and String Orchestra, with Harp and Piano Gershwin: An American in Paris (Todd Levy, cl; Edo de Waart, cond)   See all