Felix Mendelssohn

image of Tanglewood at dusk
Stu Rosner

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Hans Graf, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Kiera Duffy, soprano
Abigail Fischer, mezzo-soprano
Singers from the Boston University Tanglewood Institute Chorus
     Katie Woolf, conductor
Carson Elrod, actor (Felix Mendelssohn)
Antonio Weissinger, actor (Young Mendelssohn and Boy)
Karen MacDonald, actor (Titania)
Will Lyman, actor (Oberon)
Bill Barclay, stage director
Cristina Todesco, scenic designer
Kathleen Doyle, costume designer

CHOPIN Piano Concerto No. 2
MENDELSSOHN Incidental music to A Midsummer Night's Dream (complete)

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Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Hans van der Woerd

The Canadian maestro channels his uniquely impassioned conducting in  a new set of Mendelssohn’s symphonies.

June 25, 2017

Richard Egarr leads the Handel and Haydn Society in Beethoven's revolutionary Symphony No. 3, as well as Mendelssohn's sun-splashed "Italian" Symphony on WCRB In Concert.

Clockwise from left: Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Kirill Gerstein, Thomas Adès
Courtesy of the artists

Saturday, February 10, 2018
8:00 PM

Andris Nelsons, conductor
Thomas Adès, piano
Kirill Gerstein, piano
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
Tanglewood Festival Chorus

J.S. BACH Concerto in D minor for three pianos, BWV 1063
SCHUMANN Nachtlied and Neujahrslied, for chorus and orchestra
Sean SHEPHERD New work (world premiere; BSO co-commission)
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 3, Scottish

Jan Lisiecki
Courtesy of the artist

Saturday, April 21, 2018
8:00 PM

Tugan Sokhiev, conductor
Jan Lisiecki, piano

BRITTEN Simple Symphony
CHOPIN Piano Concerto No. 1
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4, Italian

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