The Madison Symphony Orchestra (MSO) will offer Student Rush tickets at the Overture Box Office at 201 State Street for $12 or $15 on the day of its concerts. The $15 student rush ticket provides a premium seat that normally sells for $82.50. The $12 student rush ticket is for all other seating. College-age students must show a valid student ID and younger students can claim student status. Students can receive up to two $12 or $15 tickets. The Box Office opens at least one hour before MSO concerts. More information is at: www.madisonsymphony.org/studentrush
Conductor John DeMain will open the MSO’s new season with concerts Sept. 19, 20, 21 in Overture Hall that focus on the musicians and principal players, and featured compositions including:
· Richard Strauss’ dramatic tone poem Also sprach Zarathustra, which was famously featured in Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 film 2001: A Space Odyssey.
· Frank Martin’s striking and evocative Concerto for Seven Winds
· Camille Saint-Saëns’ epic Symphony No. 3 (Organ Symphony), featuring the magnificent Overture concert organ
The concerts are Fri., Sept. 19, at 7:30 p.m.; Sat., Sept. 20, at 8 p.m.; and Sun., Sept. 21, at 2:30 p.m. in Overture Hall, 201 State Street.