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Felix Mendelssohn

Menahem Pressler
courtesy of the artist

Saturday, April 24, 2021
8:00 PM

Menahem Pressler is the soloist in Mozart's spirited Piano Concerto No. 27, and Moritz Gnann conducts a globetrotting quest from Mendelssohn's "Hebrides" Overture to Dvorák's timeless classic, the "New World" Symphony.

Fountain pen and paper
Aaron Burden / Unsplash

There are things that just go together, like shoes and socks, peanut butter and jelly, and … poetry and music.

William Blake [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Saturday, January 2, 2021
8:00 PM

Saturday at 8pm, Andris Nelsons leads the Boston Symphony Orchestra in an adaptation of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream set to Mendelssohn's music, as well as other works inspired by the same play by Weber and Henze.

October Home

Oct 13, 2020
Stroudwater Sunrise
Corey Templeton / via Flickr CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

“Home is the place you grow up wanting to leave, and grow old wanting to go back to.” - John Ed Pearce

Jan Lisiecki
Holger Hage

Saturday, April 4, 2020
8:00 PM

The exuberance of youth courses through a Boston Symphony concert as Tugan Sokhiev leads Mendelssohn's Italian Symphony and Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 1, with soloist Jan Lisiecki.