Wednesday, March 29, 2017 from 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM CDT
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Overture Hall

201 State St.
Madison, WI 53703

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The Final Forte 2017

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  • The Final Forte returns with four of Wisconsin's brightest young musicians vying for top honors in the concluding round of the Bolz Young Artist Competition. On Wednesday, March 29 at 6:45 p.m. The Final Forte competitors (pictured left to right) Julian Rhee of Brookfield (violin), Naomi Sutherland of Viroqua (harp), Michael Wu of Sun Prairie (piano), and Yaoyao Chen of Menasha (violin), will each perform as a soloist with the Madison Symphony Orchestra in Overture Hall at the Overture Center for the Arts.

  • The concert will be co-hosted by WPR's Lori Skelton and Jim Fleming. The Final Forte is presented by the Madison Symphony Orchestra, Wisconsin Public Television and Wisconsin Public Radio. This year's performance will be broadcast live on WPR's NPR News & Classical Music Network and online at wpr.org. The concert will also be broadcast live on Wisconsin Public Television.

  • The Final Forte is open to the public and free to attend, but reservations are required. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. and close at 6:45 p.m. due to the broadcast and the event begins at 7 p.m. Please submit your reservation below. No tickets will be issued; your confirmation will automatically be sent via email. Seating is general admission in select areas of the hall.

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