Edward Elgar

Andris Nelsons
Marco Borggreve

Saturday, June 1, 2019
8:00 PM encore broadcast from Saturday, November 3, 2018

Andris Nelsons, conductor

HAYDN Symphony No. 93
Mark-Anthony TURNAGE Remembering: In Memoriam Evan Scofield (American premiere; BSO co-commission)
ELGAR Enigma Variations

Mark-Anthony Turnage talks with WCRB's Brian McCreath about Remembering: In Memoriam Evan Scofield:

Andris Nelsons previews the program:

A Dreamlike Musical Landscape, with Stephen Hough

Jun 18, 2018
Stephen Hough
Sim Canetty-Clarke

There's a lot to look forward to when Stephen Hough releases a new album: his warm and nuanced playing is often topped off with a delicious dose of liner notes, as revealing and lovingly crafted as the music itself. Hear the swirling textures of his new CD, "The Dream Album," WCRB's CD of the Week.

May 7

The Boston Chamber Music Society plays rarely-heard British gems from the turbulent years between the two World Wars, and A Far Cry performs works by Elgar and Tchaikovsky.

Renée Fleming
Decca / Andrew Eccles

Saturday at 8, live from Tanglewood, soprano Fleming and baritone Rod Gilfry are the soloists in The Brightness of Light, a new work by Kevin Puts based on letters between Georgia O’Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz, with Andris Nelsons and the BSO.

Bramwell Tovey
Courtesy of the Artist

SaturdayJanuary 14, 2017

Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Cameron Carpenter, organ

Barber - Toccata Festiva
Riley - At the Royal Majestic
Elgar - Enigma Variations