Boston Symphony Orchestra

Boston Symphony Orchestra: Andris Nelsons’ Inaugural Concert

Full Episode

Last September’s gala event celebrating the start of BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons’ tenure with the orchestra features two of the conductor’s close colleagues: his wife, the acclaimed Latvian soprano Kristine Opolais, and the outstanding German tenor Jonas Kaufmann, each singing selections from the Wagnerian and Italian verismo repertoires. The concert opens fittingly with Wagner’s […]

Boston Symphony Orchestra: Andris Nelsons’ Inaugural Concert

Preview

Boston Symphony Orchestra: Andris Nelsons’ Inaugural Concert featuring the conductor’s first concert as BSO Music Director airs on THIRTEEN’s Great Performances Friday, May 29 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). Soprano Kristine Opolais and tenor Jonas Kaufmann join Nelsons for an eclectic program of operatic and orchestral masterworks. Last September’s gala event celebrating the […]

Tanglewood 75th Anniversary Celebration

The Program

COPLAND – Fanfare for the Common Man BERNSTEIN – Three dance episodes from On the Town The Boston Pops Keith Lockhart, conductor Selections from The Great American Songbook James Taylor John Williams, conductor HAYDN – Piano Concerto in D, 2nd and 3rd movements Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra Emanuel Ax, piano Stefan Asbury, conductor TCHAIKOVSKY – […]