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Lisa Batiashvili

  • On The Bach Hour, the composer harnesses the mellow lyricism, the astonishing power, and even the historical roots of the horn in his Cantata 52, and horn soloist Radek Baborák brings the instrument's dynamism to a concerto originally for harpsichord.
  • Lisa Batiashvili is the soloist in Sibelius’s Violin Concerto, and Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in William Grant Still's tribute to the Finnish composer, as well as a Symphonic Fantasy on Richard Strauss's opera "The Woman Without a Shadow," in an encore broadcast on CRB.
  • The German countertenor sings the Cantata No. 82, "Ich habe genug," and talks with host Brian McCreath about its meaning and the wider role of art in our lives, on The Bach Hour.
  • Stefan Jackiw is the soloist in Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 5, and Alan Gilbert leads the Boston Symphony in rarely heard works by Schumann and Stenhammar.
  • 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.
  • Friday, August 25, 20178:00 PMSir Andrew Davis, conductorLisa Batiashvili, violinVAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas TallisDVORÁK Violin…