Bring your Valentine to “Symphony Showcase”!
Featuring winners of UW-Madison’s annual Concerto Competition. Read our news release here.
2016 winners and the works they will perform:
Violinist Paran Amininazari, doctoral student of Assistant Professor Soh-Hyun Park Altino.
- Sergei Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 63
Pianist and Collins Fellow Kangwoo Jin, doctoral student of Professors Christopher Taylor and Jessica Johnson.
- Third movement, Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor Op. 18.
Garrett Mendelow, doctoral percussionist and Collins Fellow studying with Professor Anthony Di Sanza.
- Arena Concerto, by Swedish composer Tobias Broström
Luis Alberto Peña, a doctoral piano student of Professor Christopher Taylor.
- Richard Strauss’s Burleske in D Minor for Piano and Orchestra
Yunkyung Hong, a doctoral composer studying with Laura Schwendinger and Stephen Dembski.
- Her new work is called Transparency.
Mills Hall, 7:30 PM. Reception to follow.
Adult Tickets: $10. Students of all ages free.
Buy tickets here ($4 fee).
Please note: We recommend that patrons arrive early, both to secure a parking spot and to buy a ticket. Parking is often tight, but $5.00 parking passes may be ordered in advance to guarantee a space.
Complete this online request form or call the Special Events Office at (608) 262-8683. Please allow two weeks for processing. In the box for “special instructions,” please indicate which event you will attend.
Options include H.C. White Garage (Lot 6); Fluno Center (Lot 83); University Avenue Ramp (Lot 20). VISA is accepted.
Questions? Please call the concert manager at 608-263-5615.
Watch two performances from the 2015 Symphony Showcase.