George Gershwin

A Violinist’s Loving Celebration of Gershwin

Sep 16, 2019
Haerim Elizabeth Lee
Courtesy of the Artist

A wise quote from George Gershwin led violinist Haerim Elizabeth Lee to realize that her love of many genres could coexist in her career, and her next chapter is our CD of the Week.

Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Andrew Eccles

Sunday, July 21, 2019
7:00 PM

French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet is the soloist in Gershwin’s Piano Concerto in F and Variations on “I Got Rhythm,” with Andris Nelsons conducting the BSO in the colorful ballet music of Stravinsky’s Petrushka.

Arthur Fiedler and Thomas Wilkins
20th Century Masters / YouTube

Sunday, May 26, 2019
7:00 PM

On WCRB In Concert with the Boston Pops, Thomas Wilkins leads "America's Orchestra" in a tribute to the legendary Arthur Fiedler, through works by Bernstein, Copland, Gershwin, and more!

A Tip of the Hat to the Violin Goliaths

Jul 16, 2018
Ray Chen
CAMI Music

With a precious instrument once owned by one of the most legendary violinists of all time, Ray Chen has channeled the flexible charm of the players of the past on his new recording “The Golden Age,” WCRB’s CD of the Week!

Tanglewood lawn and Shed
John Ferrillo / BSO

Saturday, June 30, 2018
8:00 PM