- The Grammy Award-winning duo Indigo Girls will join the Milwaukee
Symphony Orchestra for a special one-night performance Oct. 24 at the
Milwaukee Theatre, 500 W. Kilbourn Ave.
this special performance, they will join the orchestra as Associate
Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong leads orchestral arrangements of their
affecting songs, a release said.
for their songwriting and soulful style, Amy Ray and Emily Sailers have
won critical praise, commercial success, and loyalty of fans since their
first album release in 1987. They’ve recorded 14 studio records, three
live record and three greatest hits compilations. The two met in
elementary school and began performing together in high school in Georgia,
releasing a self-produced album in 1987 and contracting with a major
record company in 1988. After releasing nine albums with major record
labels through 2007, Ray and Sailers have now resumed self-producing
albums with their own IG Recordings company.
their record history, they have captured seven gold, four platinum, and
one double platinum albums. They’ve sold more than 12 million records,
received seven Grammy nominations with one win.
range from $25 to $85.
more information, call 414-291-7605 or visit www.mso.org. Tickets may also
be purchased through the Milwaukee Theatre at 800-745-3000.