The Boston Symphony Orchestra

Saturday Nights at 8pm

WCRB brings you performances from Symphony Hall in Boston every Saturday at 8pm, with host Ron Della Chiesa.

See a list of all upcoming BSO concert broadcasts here.

For the full schedule of Boston Symphony Orchestra, Boston Pops, and Tanglewood concerts, visit the BSO Box Office.

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Dominick Reuter, Courtesy of the BSO

August 28, 2016 

Andris Nelsons, conductor
Rachel Willis-Sørensen, soprano
Ruxandra Donose, mezzo-soprano

Joseph Kaiser, tenor
Günther Groissböck, bass

Tanglewood Festival Chorus

COPLAND Quiet City
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9

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Todd Rosenberg

August 27, 2016

Michael Stern, conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, cello

BERNSTEIN Symphonic Suite from On The Waterfront
HAYDN Cello Concerto in C
WILLIAMS Heartwood, for cello and orchestra
WILLIAMS Rosewood and Pickin', for solo cello
RESPIGHI Pines of Rome

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Marco Borggreve

August 21, 2016

Andris Nelsons, conductor
Robert Sheena, English horn
Dejan Lazic, piano

BERLIOZ Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict
TSONTAKIS Sonnets, Concerto for English horn and orchestra
SAINT-SAËNS Piano Concerto No. 5, Egyptian
PROKOFIEV Suite from Romeo and Juliet

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BSO/Hilary Scott

August 20, 2016

Andris Nelsons, conductor
Cast to include
Kristine Opolais, soprano (Aida)
Andrea Carè, tenor (Radames)
Kwangchul Youn, bass (Ramfis)
Tanglewood Festival Chorus

VERDI Aida, Acts I and II

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Hilary Scott

August 19, 2016

Charles Dutoit, conductor
Menahem Pressler, piano
Simona Saturova, soprano
Marianna Pizzolato, mezzo-soprano
Matthew Polenzani, tenor
Riccardo Zanellato, bass
Tanglewood Festival Chorus

MOZART Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
MOZART Piano Concerto No. 23 in A, K.488
ROSSINI Stabat Mater

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