BSO on Sundays

NEPR: During Sunday Classical @ 1 p.m.

The Boston Symphony Orchestra comes to NEPR on Sunday afternoons during Sunday Classical. Hear previously recorded concerts with guest conductors, premier soloists and a magnificent program.

February 11
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Hélène Grimaud, piano
Eric NATHAN the space of a door 
BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 1
BRAHMS Symphony No. 2 
Recorded on November 12, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

February 18
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Hélène Grimaud, piano
Timo ANDRES Everything Happens So Much 
BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 2
BRAHMS Symphony No. 4
Recorded on November 16, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

February 25
Herbert Blomstedt, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7
Recorded on March 12, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

March 4
Stéphane Denève, conductor 
Gil Shaham, violin 
HIGDON Blue Cathedral
WILLIAMS Violin Concerto 
SAINT-SAËNS Symphony No. 3, Organ
Recorded on March 19, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

March 11
Bernard Haitink, conductor
Murray Perahia, piano
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4
MAHLER Symphony No. 1
Recorded on April 2, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

March 18
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin
Alisa Weilerstein, cello
DVOŘÁK Carnival Overture
BRAHMS Double Concerto for violin, cello, and orchestra 
STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring
Recorded on August 11, 2017, at Tanglewood.

March 25
Andris Nelsons, conductor 
Malcolm Lowe, violin 
Steven Ansell, viola 
MOZART Sinfonia concertante in E-flat for violin 
and viola, K.364 
BRUCKNER Symphony No. 3 (1889 version)
Recorded on April 9, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

April 1
Andris Nelsons, conductor
MAHLER Symphony No. 9
Recorded on April 16, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

April 8
Andris Nelsons, conductor 
Kristine Opolais, soprano 
DUTILLEUX Métaboles 
RACHMANINOFF Zdes’ khorosho (How fair this  
place), Op. 21, No. 7 
TCHAIKOVSKY Letter Scene from Eugene Onegin DEBUSSY La Mer 
RAVEL La Valse 
Recorded on April 23, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

April 15
Andris Nelsons, conductor 
Lang Lang, piano 
SHOSTAKOVICH Festive Overture 
PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 3 
MUSSORGSKY (orch. RAVEL) Pictures at an Exhibition
Recorded on September 24, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

April 22
Juanjo Mena, conductor
Nikolaj Znaider, violin
Julian ANDERSON Incantesimi 
BRAHMS Violin Concerto
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7
Recorded on August 12, 2017, at Tanglewood.

April 29
Andris Nelsons, conductor 
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5
TCHAIKOVSKY March from Symphony No. 6
Boston Symphony Chamber Players: 
BRAHMS (arr. BOUSTEAD) Serenade No. 1
Recordings on the Deutsche Grammophon and BSO Classics labels

May 6
Andris Nelsons, conductor 
Yefim Bronfman, piano 
Camilla Tilling, soprano 
Thomas Hampson, baritone 
Tanglewood Festival Chorus 
Jörg WIDMANN Trauermarsch, for piano and orchestra 
BRAHMS A German Requiem 
Recorded on October 8, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

May 13
Jakub Hrůša, conductor 
Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin 
SMETANA Šárka, from Ma Vlást 
BARTÓK Violin Concerto No. 2 
MUSSORGSKY Night on Bald Mountain 
JANÁČEK Taras Bulba, Rhapsody for Orchestra
Recorded on October 15, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

May 20
Moritz Gnann, conductor
Menahem Pressler, piano
MENDELSSOHN Overture, The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave)
MOZART Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat, K.595
DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9, From the New World
Recorded on November 26, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

May 27
Ken-David Masur, conductor
Cynthia Meyers, piccolo
William R. Hudgins and Michael Wayne, clarinets
Thomas Rolfs, trumpet
Toby Oft, trombone
James Sommerville, Michael Winter, 
Rachel Childers, and Jason Snider, horns
VIVALDI Piccolo Concerto in C, RV 433
KROMMER Concerto No. 2 for two clarinets 
and orchestra, Op. 91
JOLIVET Concertino for trumpet, piano, and strings
ROTA Trombone Concerto
SCHUMANN Concert Piece for four horns and orchestra
Recorded on January 7, 2017, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

June 3
Thomas Adès, conductor 
Christianne Stotijn, mezzo-soprano 
Mark Stone, baritone 
BRITTEN Sinfonia da Requiem 
SIBELIUS Tapiola 
Thomas ADÈS Totentanz, for mezzo-soprano,
baritone, and orchestra 
Recorded on November 5, 2016, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

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