Frederic Chopin

Jan Lisiecki
Holger Hage

The exuberance of youth courses through a Boston Symphony concert as Tugan Sokhiev leads Mendelssohn's "Italian" Symphony and Chopin's First Piano Concerto, with soloist Jan Lisiecki.

Cédric Tiberghien
Jean Baptiste Millot

Chopin wrote his famous set of preludes in a burst of creativity one fortuitous winter. Hear them on WCRB's CD of the Week!

Marc-André Hamelin
Sim Canetty-Clark

September 10, 2017

7:00 PM

Elite pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin plays a concert spanning three centuries of music on WCRB In Concert with the Celebrity Series of Boston.

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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