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Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Season listing | Biography | Program | Program Notes | Pre-concert talk

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Professional symphony orchestra! — For the tenth consecutive spring, we at Civic Music are proud to close our season with the brilliance and power of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, a Wisconsin cultural treasure. Under the musical direction of Maestro Edo de Waart, the 68 full-time professionals of the MSO bring the full measure of symphonic beauty to the Green Bay stage.

Please note change of date

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra concert, originally scheduled for May 6, 2017, has been rescheduled one week earlier, Saturday, April 29, 2017.

Bonus concert!

Purchases of the 2017-18 season membership prior to (right up to showtime!) include extra tickets to the final concert of our 2016-17 season. Details here.

Pre-concert talk 6:30-7 p.m.

  • with Yaniv Dinur, Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra conductor
  • in the Lars Thune Center (small auditorium/lecture space on the right, when in the lobby facing the auditorium doors)

Manhattan Piano Trio

Saturday, March 4th, 2017

Season Listing | Program | Biography

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Classical excellence! — With rave reviews from top critics, a busy recording schedule and regular dates at prestigious venues including Alice Tully Hall and the Ravinia Festival, MPT is among the most in-demand groups in classical music. They’re young Americans with a world of talent: Wayne Lee, violinist, is a native of San Francisco; Dmitry Kouzov, cellist, was born in St. Petersburg, Russia; and Milana Strezeva, pianist, is originally from Moldova.

A Chapter Six Christmas

Saturday, December 10th, 2016

Season Listing | Biography | Program

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Pitch perfect! — After winning the collegiate a cappella competition for Milliken University, these standout vocalists turned professional and kept on winning: awards, acclaim and concert bookings far and wide. With a repertoire spanning classical to pop, serious to tongue-in-cheek, they’re perhaps most at home with the sacred Christian and holiday favorites they’ll spotlight for Civic Music.

Boston Brass Quintet

Saturday, October 29th, 2016

Season listing | Biographies | Program

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Brash and brassy! — From formal classical arrangements to swinging jazz standards, Boston Brass delights audiences with dazzling musicianship and an entertaining stage presence. Wrote one reviewer, “They played with brash abandon at times, then with feathery gentleness.” They have been featured with orchestras worldwide, on a series of successful albums, and on NPR and the CBS early show.

Chrysalis Chamber Players

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

Season listing | Biographies | Program
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Beautiful music! — Emerging stars of South Florida’s vibrant concert scene, the Chrysalis Chamber Players sparkle with impeccable technique and energetic musicality.  Co-founder Mary Bowden, an elite trumpeter and featured soloist with classical symphonies around the world, entered college at age 14 and earned a master’s at the Yale School of Music.