A Midsummer Night's Dream, in Music

Saturday at 8pm, Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in music inspired by Shakespeare's effervescent tale of love, including Weber's Oberon Overture, Henze's Symphony No. 8, and Mendelssohn's  A Midsummer Night's Dream.

This concert is no longer available.

January 30, 2016

Andris Nelsons, conductor
Amanda Forsythe, soprano
Abigail Fischer, mezzo-soprano
Karen McDonald (Titania)
Carson Elrod (Puck; Mendelssohn)
Antonio Weissinger (Boy; Young Mendelssohn)
Will Lyman (Oberon)
Women of the Tanglewood Festival Chorus

WEBER Overture to Oberon
HENZE Symphony No. 8
MENDELSSOHN Incidental music to A Midsummer Night's Dream

Hear a preview with Andris Nelsons on WCRB's podcast The Answered Question: