Reserve a free ticket for The Final Forte

Pictures of four high school students. Andre Peck is wearing a tuxedo. Katarina Kenney has her hair up and is wearing a purple gown. Elliot Lesperance is wearing a red shirt and black waistcoat. Jane Story wears glasses and a light blue gown.

Free tickets are now available for the final round of Madison Symphony Orchestra’s annual Bolz Young Artist Competition, known as The Final Forte. The live concert and broadcast features Madison’s Katarina Kenney, Oregon’s Elliot Lesperance, La Crosse’s Andre Peck and Stevens Point’s Jane Story – some of Wisconsin’s best young musicians. WPR’s Lori Skelton co-hosts the event with PBS Wisconsin’s Clint Walz at the Overture Center on Wednesday, March 6 at 7 p.m. when a winner will be named.

Reserve a free ticket to attend the live concert with the Madison Symphony Orchestra, conducted by John DeMain, at the Overture Center in Madison. Or, listen live at 7 p.m. on NPR News & Music stations and streams.