5 questions for Milwaukee banjo-slinger Michael Rossetto

Published April 4, 2019

If you're looking for an banjo-slinging Italian, look no further than Milwaukee's own Michael Rossetto, whose new CD, "Intermodal Blues," is out now on Minneapolis-based Shifting Paradigm Records. We caught up with Rossetto to ask about the CD and the route he took to get to it.


MSO names Ken-David Masur as new music director

Published Nov. 12, 2018

Following a 36-month international search, Ken-David Masur has been named the seventh Music Director and Polly and Bill Van Dyke Music Director Chair for the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra (MSO).


Progress report: MSO project pushing ahead at Warner Grand Theater

Published Oct. 30, 2018

You don't have to step inside the former Warner Grand Theater, 212 W. Wisconsin Ave., to see progress is being made on the transformation of the 1930 art deco movie house into a new concert hall for the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. But we went in anyway.


You need to see these animated renderings of the MSO Warner project

Published May 11, 2018

In case you've been wondering what's up with the plan for the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to remake the 1930 Warner Theater, 212 W. Wisconsin Ave., into its new performance hall, there's been plenty of progress, even if it might not look like it to passersby.


MSO celebrates a half-century of its Stars of Tomorrow Concert

Published April 6, 2018

For half a century, the MSO has given local high schoolers the chance to perform with its musicians at its annual Audrey G. Baird Stars of Tomorrow Concert. Now, it'll celebrate that milestone with a special show on Thursday, April 12, at 7:30 p.m.