Art of Note Gala 2018

Saturday, March, 17, 2018            6 pm to 10 pm            Monona Terrace

An Evening Of Live Music, Fine Dining, Drinks, Silent & Live Auctions 

The Art of Note is WYSO’s signature annual fundraising event, featuring a live and silent auction, a violin raffle, a wine raffle, music from various WYSO performing groups, fine food, and drinks. Spreading the message through its hand-painted violins placed throughout the Madison area, this gala raises money for the core programming at WYSO.


     6:00 PM Check In Begins

     7:00 PM Dinner Is Served

     7:15 PM Brass Fanfare

     7:30 PM WYSO Music Makers Performance

     7:45 PM Advanced String Orchestra

     8:30 PM Silent Auction Ends

     8:30 PM  Percussion Ensemble Performance

     8:45 PM Honors Brass Quintet Performance

     8:50 PM Live Auction/Scholarship Auction Begins

     9:30 PM Live Auction Ends/Percussion Ensemble Performance

          Bid Now


Bid on a chance to take home a hand painted violin by our region’s finest artist. Invest in the finest orchestra training and performance opportunities for our region’s most talented young musicians.  


 More Details                 Sponsorship Opportunities                      Silent Auction Donation


Art Of Note: Invest In The Leaders Of Tomorrow

By attending the Art of Note, you are directly supporting the growth of a young person while they develop leadership skills, responsibility, and a passion for the arts. Whether you participate in the live auction or give a gift, simply being at this event has a great impact on the talented youth of Wisconsin and the future of classical music. In the past, Art of Note has raised significant funds for scholarships, music, chamber music coaching, and so much more.

Bridget Fraser, WYSO Executive Director

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