Sergei Prokofiev

Vadim Gluzman
Marco Borggreve

Saturday, April 28, 2018 (encore Monday, May 7)
8:00 PM

Violinist Vadim Gluzman showcases the vibrant Violin Concerto by Brahms, and Tugan Sokhiev conducts Prokofiev's war-torn yet optimistic Symphony No. 5.

Tugan Sokhiev, conductor
Vadim Gluzman, violin

BRAHMS Violin Concerto
PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5

Leonidas Kavakos
Courtesy of the artist

Saturday, December 2, 2017

8:00 PM

Andris Nelsons, conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, violin

Derek BERMEL Elixir
PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto No. 2
STRAUSS An Alpine Symphony

Beth Ross-Buckley

Tonight at 8, hear an encore broadcast of the BSO featuring pianist Nikolai Lugansky, and music by two Russian masters, Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev.

Painting "Three Oranges in Shadow" by Paul Hutchinson
Paul Hutchinson

Continuing this month's series of "deep dive" operas with a story part fairy tale, part farce, and all satire: Prokofiev's "The Love for Three Oranges!"

Gil Shaham
Courtesy of the BSO

Sunday, July 29, 2018
7:00 PM

Gil Shaham is the guest soloist in Prokofiev's political depiction of 1910s Soviet Russia, and Juanjo Mena leads the Boston Symphony Orchestra in Mozart's emotionally provocative Symphony No. 40.

Juanjo Mena, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin

HAYDN Symphony No. 88
PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto No. 1
MOZART Symphony No. 40

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