Saturday at 8pm, Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in music inspired by Shakespeare's effervescent tale of love, including Weber's Oberon Overture, Henze's Symphony No. 8, and Mendelssohn's A Midsummer Night's Dream.
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January 30, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Amanda Forsythe, soprano
Abigail Fischer, mezzo-soprano
Karen McDonald (Titania)
Carson Elrod (Puck; Mendelssohn)
Antonio Weissinger (Boy; Young Mendelssohn)
Will Lyman (Oberon)
Women of the Tanglewood Festival Chorus
WEBER Overture to Oberon
HENZE Symphony No. 8
MENDELSSOHN Incidental music to A Midsummer Night's Dream
Hear a preview with Andris Nelsons on WCRB's podcast The Answered Question: