Sergei Rachmaninoff

Garrick Ohlsson
Dario Acosta

Saturday, May 18, 2019
8:00 PM

Garrick Ohlsson joins the Boston Symphony Orchestra for Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 1, encapsulating the full spectrum of human expression, and Ken-David Masur leads works by Harbison and Prokofiev.

Kirill Gerstein
Marco Borggreve

Saturday, December 15
8:00 PM

Encore broadcast from Friday, August 3, 2018

In an encore broadcast from the BSO's 2018 summer season at Tanglewood, Kirill Gerstein is the soloist in Rachmaninoff's powerhouse Piano Concerto No. 2, and Ken-David Masur conducts Stravinsky's epic "The Firebird."

Ken-David Masur, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano

GLINKA Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila
RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 2
STRAVINSKY The Firebird (complete)

Saint Basil's Cathedral, Moscow
Wikimedia Commons

Sunday, August 4, 2019
9:30 PM

Sunday evening on WCRB's "Voices," Aleksandr Sveshnikov conducts Rachmaninoff's Vespers – an a capella liturgical masterpiece radiating hope, salvation, and solace.

Michael Tilson Thomas
Art Streiber

Sunday, August 12, 2018
7:00 PM

Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas joins forces with the Boston Symphony Orchestra for Mahler's epic "Titan" Symphony along with his own piece, and Igor Levit is the guest soloist in Rachmaninoff's "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini."

Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Igor Levit, piano

Michael TILSON THOMAS Agnegram
RACHMANINOFF Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
MAHLER Symphony No. 1, Titan

Hear a preview of the concert with Michael Tilson Thomas:

See a behind the scenes documentary on the production of Michael Tilson Thomas's Keeping Score: Mahler:

Gil Shaham
Courtesy of the BSO

Saturday, May 26, 2018
8:00 PM

Encore broadcast from Saturday, October 7, 2017

Shaham is the guest soloist in Tchaikovsky's blazing Violin Concerto, and Andris Nelsons conducts Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 2.

Andris Nelsons, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin

SIERRA Moler
TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto
RACHMANINOFF Symphony No. 2

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