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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Feb 17 - 2:51 pm
A visit from a very special guest! Thank you Lawrence Leviton for bringing film composer Rachel Portman to Stevens Point via Skype session today. And thank you to Ms. Portman for being so very gracious with your time and answers. Lawrence will be narrating our concerts on February 25 & 26. Get your tickets to Magic, Mystery, and More! at cwso.org.



Feb 16 - 2:22 pm
Here's a wonderful opportunity for the weekend! Patrick Lawrence, principal CWSO trombonist and Stacey Berk, principal CWSO oboist will be on the stage - any others?



Feb 15 - 11:51 am
We are SO excited about Magic, Mystery, and More! Catch a bit of the Hollywood blockbuster, "The Sea Hawk," nominated for FOUR Academy awards in the 1940 season, starring the dashing Errol Flynn and with a lush score composed by Erich Wolfgang Korngold. Then hop on line for your tickets: cwso@cwso.org http://www.imdb.com/videoplayer/vi4107273241?ref_=tt_pv_vi_aiv_1
Feb 14 - 12:21 pm
JUST ANNOUNCED! Guest artist/narrator Dr. Lawrence Leviton will be presenting a LIFE (Learning is Forever) class THIS Friday, February 17 @ 1:00 p.m. in room 221 of the Noel Fine Arts College with special guest composer RACHEL PORTMAN joining the class! The class has been opened for attendance by anyone interested courtesy of the LIFE program at UW-Stevens Point. cwso@cwso.org



Feb 10 - 4:35 pm
Thanks to our friends at Perspektive Media and Wisconsin Public Radio, with our new CWSO sponsor - WSAW TV 7, please watch for our first television advertisement - and then go to cwso.org for your tickets to Magic, Mystery, and More!



Feb 9 - 6:02 pm
We have some Magic, Mystery, and More! for you coming up on February 25 & 26! And, the Dorothy Vetter Memorial Education Concerts for area fourth grade students are welcoming 1400 students and teachers on the 22nd - here's an introductory video produced by CWSO Education Coordinator Mary Moran, who interviewed narrator/soloist and co-principal Lawrence Leviton. It's not just for fourth graders! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hyLGFs2PLdw



Feb 9 - 12:46 pm
Happy 85th birthday to John Williams! We'll celebrate right here in Central Wisconsin on February 25 & 26 with Magic, Mystery, and More! We'll be performing "Munich: A Prayer for Peace," and "Star Wars," both by Williams, along with many more! Tickets at: cwso.org



Feb 11 - 11:22 pm
The Scarabocchio Jazz Listening Sessions are back! Come in out of the cold and take in a set or two of LIVE improvised tunes and a tribute to Herbie Hancock. The coffee's hot and the beer is cold. Did we mention cookies?



Feb 8 - 11:59 am
Hey! Thanks to the Stevens Point Area Convention and Visitors Bureau for the wonderful photo of our orchestra on page 20 of the Visitors Guide. Sorry, Dr. Miles, you would have made the photo cut if you were wearing purple exam gloves.



Feb 7 - 4:55 pm
CWSO strings! No sectionals this evening due to the freezing rain, but keep your fingers warm! See you next week!


Feb 17 - 2:51 pm
A visit from a very special guest! Thank you Lawrence Leviton for bringing film composer Rachel Portman to Stevens Point via Skype session today. And thank you to Ms. Portman for being so very gracious with your time and answers. Lawrence will be narrating our concerts on February 25 & 26. Get your tickets to Magic, Mystery, and More! at cwso.org.