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2014 Tanglewood Schedule

2014 Tanglewood Schedule

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Although Andris Nelsons has served as a guest conductor in Boston before, this summer's Tanglewood summer program will give Boston Symphony Orchestra fans their first prolonged look at the new BSO conductor and music director designate.
Although Andris Nelsons has served as a guest conductor in Boston before, this summer's Tanglewood summer program will give Boston Symphony Orchestra fans their first prolonged look at the new BSO conductor and music director designate.

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2014 Tanglewood Season Listing
 All programs and artists are subject to change.
Saturday, June 28, 5:45 p.m. Shed
 APrairie Home Companion
 at Tanglewoodwith Garrison Keillor
Live broadcast
Tuesday, July 1, 8 p.m. Ozawa HallBoston Symphony Chamber Players
DEBUSSY Sonata for flute, viola, and harpNew work, celebrating the 50th Anniversary Season of theBoston Symphony Chamber PlayersSCHUBERT Octet in F, D.803, for winds and strings
Thursday, July 3, 8 p.m. ShedFriday, July 4, 8 p.m. ShedJames Taylor at Tanglewood
James Taylor returns to his beloved Tanglewood with hisextraordinary band for two spectacular performances.
Fireworks to follow the July 4 concert  All proceeds from the July 4 concert to benefit Tanglewood 
Saturday, July 5, 9:30 a.m. Shed
Pre-rehearsal Talk
Saturday, July 5, 10:30 a.m.
Rehearsal, Sunday program
Saturday, July 5, 8:30 p.m. Shed
Opening Night at Tanglewood 
Boston Symphony OrchestraConductor to be announcedRenée Fleming, soprano
Celebrated soprano Renée Fleming opens the 2014 BSOseason at Tanglewood in an all-American program. With theBoston Symphony, she will present great works of theAmerican concert hall and opera stage, plus favorites frommusical theatre and popular genres.
Sunday, July 6, 2:30 p.m. ShedBoston Symphony OrchestraAsher Fisch, conductorGarrick Ohlsson, piano
BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 2LISZT
 Les Préludes
WAGNER Excerpts from
 Die Meistersinger 
Wednesday, July 9, 8 p.m. Ozawa HallChanticleer
She Said/He Said 
The complex and emotionally charged dialogue between thesexesisaneternalthemeforcomposers,fromthebawdiestof Renaissance madrigals through standards by Cole Porter. Inanother vein, godliness bestowed upon women is extolled inworks by Andrea Gabrieli and Eric Whitacre. “She Said/HeSaid” will feature female voices as diverse as Hildegard vonBingenandStacyGarrop,GermanRomanticismfromBrahmsandFannyMendelssohn,andsongwritingbyJoniMitchell.Theprogram will conclude with newly created arrangementscontributing fresh material to Chanticleer’s popular and jazzrepertoire.
Thursday, July 10, 7:30 p.m. Ozawa HallEmerson String Quartet
SHOSTAKOVICH Quartets Nos. 11, 12, 13, 14, and 15
This is an extended concert with two intermissions.
Friday, July 11, 6 p.m. Ozawa Hall
Prelude Concert 
Members of the Boston Symphony OrchestraFriday, July 11, 7:15 p.m. Shed
This Week at Tanglewood 
Panel discussion with moderator Martin Bookspan andguest artists
Friday, July 11, 8:30 p.m. ShedBoston Symphony OrchestraAndris Nelsons, conductorAnne-Sophie Mutter, violin
ALL-DVOŘÁK PROGRAM
The Noonday Witch
Violin ConcertoSymphony No. 8
Saturday, July 12, 9:30 a.m. Shed
Pre-Rehearsal Talk
Saturday, July 12, 10:30 a.m. Shed
Rehearsal, Saturday program
*connotes Tanglewood debut **connotes Tanglewood and BSO debut ^ connotes BSO debut 
Saturday, July 12, 8:30 p.m. ShedBoston Symphony OrchestraTanglewood Music Center Orchestra (Strauss)Andris Nelsons, conductorSophie Bevan, soprano (Sophie)*
 
Angela Denoke, soprano (Marschallin)*Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano (Octavian)
STRAUSS Excerpts from
 Der Rosenkavalier 
RACHMANINOFF
 Symphonic Dances
RAVEL
 Bolero
Sunday, July 13, 2:30 p.m. ShedBoston Pops OrchestraKeith Lockhart, conductorJason Alexander, vocalist*
Singer,dancer,andmasterofcomedictiming,JasonAlexanderis best-known for his appearances on television (as GeorgeCostanza in
 Seinfeld 
) and in film. A Broadway veteran andTony Award-winner, with the Boston Pops he will performselections from
 The Music Man
,
 Pippin
, and
 Merrily We Roll  Along
, plus a few surprises.
Tuesday, July 15, 8 p.m. Ozawa HallSequentia Ensemble for Medieval MusicBenjamin Bagby, director
The Lost Songs Project: Music from the Court of Charlemagne
Charlemagne,theFrankishkingwhowascrownedEmperorinRome in 800 and died in 814, ruled over a vast territoryincluding most of what is today Western Europe. As herestlessly moved around his realms before establishing apermanent palace in Aachen, Charlemagne surroundedhimself with some of themostbrilliantmindsofhistime,andhis court was renowned for its focus on learning and poetry,the making of liturgical books, and the studyofancienttexts.Thisprogram exploresthemusicalworldofCharlemagneandhis circle, through political and religious songs, laments,storytelling and even epic. All of these appear today inshadowy and fragmentary forms, like phantoms from 1200years ago, requiring deep study, reconstruction, andimagination. Through Benjamin Bagby’s scholarly work anddramatic presentation, these
 Lost Songs
 sing again as theyonce sang for Charlemagne and his court.
Wednesday, July 16, 8 p.m. Ozawa HallThomas Hampson, baritoneWolfram Rieger, piano
Strauss and his World 
Celebrating the 150th anniversary of the birth of RichardStrauss,baritoneThomasHampsonexplorestheworldofthecomposer,andhisinfluencesasasongwriterattheendofthe19thandbeginningofthe20thcenturies.Inadditiontosongsby Strauss himself, this concert will include music by Berg,Korngold, and Zemlinsky.
Friday, July 18, 6 p.m. Ozawa Hall
Prelude Concert 
Members of the Boston Symphony OrchestraFriday, July 18, 7:15 p.m. Shed
This Week at Tanglewood 
Panel discussion with moderator Martin Bookspan andguest artists
Friday, July 18, 8:30 p.m. ShedBoston Symphony OrchestraChristoph von Dohnányi, conductorThomas Hampson, baritone
STRAUSS
 Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks
COPLAND Selection of 
 Old American Songs
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7
Saturday, July 19, 9:30 a.m. Shed
Pre-Rehearsal Talk
Saurday, July 19, 10:30 a.m. Shed
Rehearsal, Sunday program
Saturday, July 19, 8:30 p.m. ShedBoston Symphony OrchestraAndris Nelsons, conductorHåkan Hardenberger, trumpet*
BRAHMS Symphony No. 3MARTINSSON
 Bridge
, Trumpet Concerto No. 1TCHAIKOVSKY
 Capriccio italien
Sunday, July 20, 2:30 p.m. ShedBoston Symphony OrchestraAndris Nelsons, conductorJoshua Bell, violin
ROUSE
 Rapture
LALO
 Symphonie espagnole
, for violin and orchestraBEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5
Wednesday, July 23, 8 p.m. Ozawa HallThe KnightsDawn Upshaw, sopranoHåkan Hardenberger, trumpetFrank Kimbrough, pianoScott Robinson, clarinetsJay Anderson, double bass
SCHNEIDER
 Winter Morning Walks
, for soprano, jazzmusicians, and stringsTranscriptions for trumpet and ensemble of songs by JoniMITCHELL, WEILL, LEGRAND, and PIAZZOLLA
Thursday, July 24, 8 p.m. Ozawa HallNational Youth Orchestra of the United States of America*David Robertson, conductorGil Shaham, violin
Samuel ADAMS New workBERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from
 West Side Story 
BRITTEN Violin ConcertoMUSSORGSKY (orch. RAVEL)
 Pictures at an Exhibition
 
Friday, July 25, 6 p.m. Ozawa Hall
Prelude Concert 
Members of the Boston Symphony OrchestraFriday, July 25, 7:15 p.m. Shed
This Week at Tanglewood 
Panel discussion with moderator Martin Bookspan andguest artists
Friday, July 25, 8:30 p.m. ShedBoston Symphony OrchestraChristoph von Dohnányi, conductorPaul Lewis, piano
BEETHOVEN Overture to
 The Creatures of Prometheus
MOZART Piano Concerto No. 12 in A, K.414MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4,
 Italian
Saturday, July 26, 9:30 a.m. Shed
Pre-Rehearsal Talk
Saturday, July 26, 10:30 a.m. Shed
Rehearsal, Sunday program
Saturday, July 26, 8:30 p.m. ShedBoston Symphony OrchestraChristoph von Dohnányi, conductorCamilla Tilling, sopranoSarah Connolly, mezzo-sopranoTanglewood Festival Chorus,John Oliver, conductor
MAHLER Symphony No. 2,
 Resurrection
Sunday, July 27, 2:30 p.m. ShedBoston Symphony OrchestraRafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductorGabriela Montero, piano^Vocal soloistsTanglewood Festival Chorus,John Oliver, conductor
RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 2VERDI Overture to
 Nabucco
VERDI
 Va, pensiero
 (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves)from
 Nabucco
VERDI Finale of 
 Aida
, Act II
Thursday, July 31, 8 p.m. Ozawa HallChamber Ensemble from the Boston Lyric OperaOrchestra*David Angus, conductor*Heather Johnson, mezzo-soprano (Lizzie Borden)*Chelsea Basler, soprano (Margret Borden)*Caroline Worra, soprano (Abigail Borden)*Omar Najmi, tenor (Reverend Harrington)*David McFerrin, baritone (Captain Jason McFarlane)*Daniel Mobbs, baritone (Andrew Borden)*
BEESON
 Lizzie Borden A chamber version in seven scenes without intermissionMusic by Jack Beeson; libretto by Kenward ElmslieBased on a scenario by Richard Plant Realized by Todd Bashore (orchestration) and John Conklin(dramaturgy)Sung in English with supertitles
Friday, August 1, 6 p.m. Ozawa Hall
Prelude Concert 
Members of the Boston Symphony OrchestraFriday, August 1, 7:15 p.m. Shed
This Week at Tanglewood 
Panel discussion with moderator Martin Bookspan andguest artists
Friday, August 1, 8:30 p.m. Shed
The Serge and Olga Koussevitzky Memorial Concert 
Boston Symphony OrchestraMarcelo Lehninger, conductorJean-Yves Thibaudet, pianoThomas Rolfs, trumpet (Shostakovich)
TCHAIKOVSKY Serenade for stringsSHOSTAKOVICH Piano Concerto No. 1SCHUMANN Symphony No. 4
Saturday, August 2, 9:30 a.m. Shed
Pre-Rehearsal Talk
Saturday, August 2, 10:30 a.m. Shed
Rehearsal, Sunday program
Saturday, August 2, 8:30 p.m. Shed
 John Williams’ Film Night 
Boston Pops Orchestra
 JohnWilliams'FilmNight 
hasbecomeoneofthemosteagerly-anticipated evenings of the Tanglewood season. Join Mr.Williams,theBostonPops,andspecialguestsforacelebrationof the music of the silver screen.
Sunday, August 3, 2:30 p.m. ShedBoston Symphony OrchestraRafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductorAugustin Hadelich, violin
HAYDN Symphony No. 6,
 Le Matin
MOZART Violin Concerto No. 4 in D, K.218BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2
Tuesday, August 5, 8:30 p.m. Shed

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