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.

Hear the BSO Concert Channel in the player above, and see the current playlist.

Sept. 24, 2016

Andris Nelsons, conductor
Lang Lang, piano

Shostakovich - Festive Overture
Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 3
Mussorgsky, orch. Ravel - Pictures at an Exhibition

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When you think of classical music based on visual art, the first pieces that come to mind are probably Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition or Respighi's Three Boticelli Pictures. Here's one you might not have heard of before - Gunther Schuller's Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee. Click through the slideshow above to see the paintings that inspired this piece.

Nutcracker
Wikimedia Commons

Saturday, December 24

Seiji Ozawa leads the Boston Symphony Orchestra in Tchaikovsky's magical tale for the holiday.

Symphony Hall
Stu Rosner / BSO

Hear the Boston Symphony Orchestra in concert at Symphony Hall and at Tanglewood in a continuous, 24/7, music-only stream.

Tanglewood 2017

Nov 17, 2016
Tanglewood
Stu Rosner / BSO

The Boston Symphony Orchestra announced the schedule for the 2017 Tanglewood season, in which Music Director Andris Nelsons leads 10 concerts over several weeks that begin and end the season, and Artistic Partner Thomas Adès conducts his own music with both the BSO and the Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra. 

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