Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra – Biography

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The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, under the dynamic leadership of Music Director Edo de Waart, has embarked upon a new era of artistic excellence and critical acclaim. Now in his fifth year with the MSO, Maestro de Waart has led sold-out concerts, elicited rave reviews, and conducted an acclaimed performance at Carnegie Hall on May 11, 2012, in the Spring for Music festival.

Since its inception in 1959, the MSO has become one of the finest orchestras in the nation. The MSO’s 83 full-time professional musicians perform over 130 classics, pops, family, and education concerts each season in venues throughout the state. A cornerstone of Milwaukee’s arts community, the MSO provides enrichment and education activities for audiences of every age, economic status, and background.

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra – Program

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Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 7:30 PM; Green Bay, WI

Francesco Lecce-Chong, conductor
Margot Schwartz, violin
Wei-ting Kuo, viola

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Overture to Don Giovanni, K. 527

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sinfonia concertante in E-flat major for Violin, Viola, and Orchestra, K.364 [320d]
I. Allegro maestoso
II. Andante
III. Presto, Margot Schwartz, Wei-ting Kuo

20:00    Intermission

Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Opus 92
I. Poco sostenuto – Vivace
II. Allegretto
III. Presto
IV. Allegro con brio