Madison Symphony Orchestra makes changes as new season begins

Music Director John Demain joins News 3 Now to discuss live classical music's return to Overture Hall

MADISON, Wis. — The Madison Symphony Orchestra is preparing to kick off the fall season, with some changes to the program.

The orchestra has already postponed its “Joyful Reunion: Beethoven’s Ninth” performance, originally scheduled for September 24th, due to Dane County’s new COVID-19 mask mandate.

The orchestra will perform its “String Spirit” show at Overture Hall. on September 24th and 25th, and attendees must be fully vaccinated or show proof of a negative COVID-19 test.

MSO Music Director John Demain joins News 3 Now to discuss the return of live classical music to Madison.