Dmitri Shostakovich

Mitsuko Uchida
Decca and Justin Pomfrey

The superstar pianist is center stage in Ravel's brilliant, jazz-tinged Piano Concerto in G, in a program that also includes Shostakovich's Symphony No. 12, "The Year 1917," led by Andris Nelsons - now available on demand.

Andris Nelsons
Marco Borggreve / BSO

Saturday, October 5, 2019
(encore broadcast Monday, October 14)
8:00 PM

Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the bucolic Czech grace that is Smetana's Má Vlast and a cosmic orchestral adventure by James Lee III, now available on demand.

Andris Nelsons at Tanglewood
Marco Borggreve

Friday, July 26, 2019

Andris Nelsons leads a signature work of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, along with Shostakovich's rarely-heard Symphony No. 2, and Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 12 with soloist Paul Lewis.

Takács Quartet
Amanda Tipton

On WCRB In Concert with the Celebrity Series of Boston, the Hungarian-founded, U.S.-based ensemble plays chamber works by three distinct masters of the genre, from the elegance of Mozart to the drama of Shostakovich.

Rudolf Buchbinder
Marco Borggreve

Saturday, March 29, 2019 (encore Monday, April 8)
8:00 PM

In an encore broadcast from the Boston Symphony Orchestra's 2018 summer season, Rudolf Buchbinder is the guest soloist in Brahms's mighty Piano Concerto No. 1, and Andris Nelsons continues the orchestra's dive into Shostakovich's symphonic catalog with his Symphony No. 5.