Saturday Classical

NEPR | Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. (see schedule for alternative times)

New England Public Radio presents classical music from the BSO on Saturdays.   All start times are 1:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

Saturday, May 18
Ken-David Masur, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
HARBISON Remembering Gatsby (Foxtrot for Orchestra)
RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 1
PROKOFIEV Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet
(recorded on Oct. 20, 2018)

Saturday, May 25
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Erin Morley, soprano
Bernarda Fink, mezzo-soprano
Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Maija EINFELDE Lux aeterna, for unaccompanied chorus
MAHLER Symphony No. 2, Resurrection
(recorded on Oct. 27, 2018)

Saturday, June 1
Andris Nelsons, conductor
HAYDN Symphony No. 93
TURNAGE Remembering: In Memoriam Evan Scofield
ELGAR Enigma Variations
(recorded on Nov. 3, 2018)

Saturday, June 8
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet
HK GRUBER Aerial, Concerto for trumpet and orchestra
MAHLER Symphony No. 5
(recorded on Nov. 17, 2018)

Saturday, June 15
Shi-Yeon Sung, conductor
Ingrid Fliter, piano
MENDELSSOHN-HENSEL Overture in C
MENDELSSOHN Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25
DVORAK Symphony No. 8 in G, Op. 88
(recorded on Jan. 5, 2019)

Saturday, June 22
Andrew Davis, conductor
Alessio Bax, piano
HARBISON Symphony No. 2
MOZART Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K. 491
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Symphony No. 5 in D
(recorded on Jan. 12, 2019)

Saturday, June 29
WCRB’s Brian McCreath previews the 2019 Tanglewood season

Saturday, July 6- TBA