Leonard Bernstein

Hieronymus Bosch's painting "An Angel Leading a Soul into Hell"
Wikimedia Commons

Sunday, October 21, 2018
9:00 PM

The days turn spooky, and so does "Voices" with Liszt's "Faust" Symphony, in a classic hometown recording with Leonard Bernstein and the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

Leonard Bernstein
Courtesy of The Leonard Bernstein Office, Inc.

Saturday, August 25, 2018
8:00 PM

An all-star cast comes together in a centennial celebration of Leonard Bernstein, withselections from "West Side Story," "Candide," and "Mass," as well as music by Mahler, Copland, and much more.

Boston Symphony Orchestra

Yo-Yo Ma
Jason Bell

Sunday, August 19, 2018
7:00 PM

Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra

Andris Nelsons, conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, cello

Yo-Yo Ma returns to Tanglewood with a world premiere by John Williams and music by Bernstein, and Andris Nelsons leads the Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra in Bartók's Concerto for Orchestra.

COPLAND An Outdoor Overture
BERNSTEIN Three Meditations from Mass, for cello and orchestra
John WILLIAMS Highwood's Ghost (world premiere)
BARTÓK Concerto for Orchestra

Boston Ballet / Gene Schiavone

Saturday, August 18, 2018
8:00 PM

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor

Boston Ballet

Baiba Skride, violin

It's a celebration of Leonard Bernstein's centennial! Andris Nelsons conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra in a wide exploration of the American composer's works, including ballet music performed by the BSO and Boston Ballet.

BERNSTEIN Divertimento for Orchestra
BERNSTEIN Serenade (after Plato’s Symposium)

Todd Rosenberg

Friday, August 10, 2018
8:00 PM

Recorded at Tanglewood on August 27, 2016

The superstar cellist is the guest soloist in works written for him by John Williams and a concerto by Haydn, and Michael Stern conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra in pieces by Bernstein and Respighi.

Michael Stern, conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, cello

BERNSTEIN Symphonic Suite from On The Waterfront
HAYDN Cello Concerto in C
WILLIAMS Heartwood, for cello and orchestra
WILLIAMS Rosewood and Pickin', for solo cello
RESPIGHI Pines of Rome