Welcome to the Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra

Our mission is to enrich, engage and educate through the power and performance of live music.

The vision of the Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra serves as a center of artistic excellence; through leadership and partnerships, nourishes spirits, develops intellectual and creative capital, adding value for all.
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Apr 24 - 3:49 pm
Be watching your mailbox for our 70th anniversary season brochure! Thank you for your support SpectraPrint! This year's brochure designed by the inimitable and endlessly creative Jenny Vanden Heuvel!



Apr 24 - 1:14 pm
Congratulations to Cathia Houston for her winning bid on "Promenade!" The closing price was $1500, and the winner was announced at the weekend's concerts. We will miss having this masterpiece in the CWSO offices, but know that Cathia will appreciate it forever - thank you!



Apr 20 - 11:25 am
Bidding closes at 5:00 p.m. for this gorgeous painting - we are at $1500 right now! Next bid $1525 - send us an e-mail: cwso@cwso.org



Apr 17 - 2:11 pm
CWSO MUSICIANS - THIS IS A REMINDER THAT THIS EVENING'S REHEARSAL WILL BE AT SENTRY THEATER! REHEARSAL SCHEDULE: Tuesday, April 17 SENTRY THEATER 7:00 Gould w/soloist 7:40 Gershwin 8:10 Break 8:25 Barber 9:00 Copland



Apr 16 - 12:40 pm
NOTICE! DUE TO THE INCLEMENT WEATHER, AND THE INABILITY OF SOME OF THE MUSICIANS TO TRAVEL, TONIGHT'S SCARABOCCHIO JAZZ LISTENING SESSION IS CANCELLED. WE HOPE TO RESCHEDULE IN THE NEAR FUTURE.



Apr 14 - 12:20 pm
The CWSO joins the community in mourning the passing of Anne Schierl. Anne's contributions over her lifetime are undoubtedly too numerous to count, and the arts have benefited greatly through her enthusiastic support. Our grateful thanks for the gift of this remarkable individual whose legacy will be inspiration for us to continue to invest in our community.



Apr 13 - 2:08 pm
Thanks to CWSO board member Matthew Bargander of Perspektive Media, board member Rick Reyer of Wisconsin Public Radio, and WSAW TV7 for helping us spread the word about the final concert of the season! Tickets at: cwso.org/tickets



Apr 12 - 11:19 am
Morton Gould's Tap Dance Concerto was premiered in 1952 by the Rochester Philharmonic orchestra and dancer Danny Daniels. Enjoy this performance from the Martha Raye Show, choreographed by Daniels himself (and then hop on over to the cwso.org website to order your tickets for April 21 & 22!) https://youtu.be/864A63N_0Fk



Apr 11 - 12:47 pm
The Central Wisconsin Youth Symphony Orchestra Program will present the Spring Concert this Sunday - prepare to be amazed at the breadth of talent (with a whole lotta practicing!) that this ensemble has!



Apr 11 - 12:36 pm
Program Notes for Concert IV - Made in America
Apr 24 - 3:49 pm
Be watching your mailbox for our 70th anniversary season brochure! Thank you for your support SpectraPrint! This year's brochure designed by the inimitable and endlessly creative Jenny Vanden Heuvel!