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Aaron Copland

  • “Sweet Home, Alabama,” “New York, New York,” “My Kind of Town, (Chicago Is),” “I Left My Heart (in San Francisco),” “Georgia on My Mind.” No matter the song category … home is where the heart is.
  • As warm summer turns to cooler autumn, we backyard gardeners start closing out the little patches that gave us purpose – and sore backs – throughout the growing season. There’s music for that!
  • The superstar violinist is the soloist in the world premiere of John Williams’s Violin concerto No. 2, led by the composer, and Andris Nelsons conducts the BSO in 20th- and 21st-century pieces by Copland, Stravinsky, and Jessie Montgomery.
  • Tonight at 8pm, in an encore broadcast, Lisa Batiashvili is the soloist in Szymanowski's Violin Concerto No. 1, and Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in Copland's majestic Third Symphony.
  • “Home is the place you grow up wanting to leave, and grow old wanting to go back to.” - John Ed PearceThere are so many reasons why I love October, beyond…
  • Saturday, August 1, 20208:00 PMPianist Jan Lisiecki is the soloist in Grieg’s dramatic Piano Concerto, and Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in Copland’s…
  • The Pandemic of 2020 has given a new meaning to words like “essential,” “heroes,” and “the new normal.” Though this Independence Day will be different…
  • Sunday, May 26, 20197:00 PMOn WCRB In Concert with the Boston Pops, Thomas Wilkins leads "America's Orchestra" in a tribute to the legendary Arthur…
  • Saturday, August 25, 20188:00 PMAn all-star cast comes together in a centennial celebration of Leonard Bernstein, withselections from "West Side Story,"…
  • Sunday, August 19, 20187:00 PMTanglewood Music Center OrchestraAndris Nelsons, conductorYo-Yo Ma, celloYo-Yo Ma returns to Tanglewood with a world…