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Recorded on October 3, 2015
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Dmitri Shostakovich - Symphony No. 9 in E-flat, Op. 70

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat, Op. 23
      Evgeny Kissin, piano

Sergei Rachmaninoff - Symphonic Dances, Op. 45

Recorded on October 10, 2015
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Sebastian Currier - Divisions

Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37
      Lars Vogt, piano

Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 2 in D, Op. 73

Recorded on October 17, 2015
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Richard Strauss - Elektra, Op. 58
     Christine Goerke, soprano (Elektra)
     Gun-Brit Barkmin, soprano (Chrysothemis)
     Jane Henschel, mezzo-soprano (Klytaemnestra)
     Gerhard Siegel, tenor (Aegisth)
     James Rutherford, baritone (Orest)

Recorded on October 24, 2015

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Antonin Dvorák - Serenade for Winds in D minor, Op. 44

Antonin Dvorák - Serenade for Strings in E, Op. 22

Recorded on October 31, 2015
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor

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Peter Tchaikovsky - Melodie, Op. 42, No. 3
     Pinchas Zukerman, violin

Peter Tchaikovsky - Andante cantabile, Op. 11
     Pinchas Zukerman, violin

Peter Tchaikovsky - Serenade for Strings in C, Op. 48

Edward Elgar - Chanson de la Nuit, Op. 15, No. 1

Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 5 in B-flat, D. 485

Recorded on November 7, 2015
Ken-David Masur, conductor

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Franz Liszt - Totentanz
     Louis Lortie, piano

Unsuk Chin - Mannequin

Robert Schumann - Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 97, "Rhenish"

Recorded on November 14, 2015
Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor

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Jean-Frédéric Neuberger - Aube

Béla Bartók - Music for Strings, Percussion, and Celesta

Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 73, "Emperor"
     Martin Helmchen, piano

Recorded on November 21, 2015
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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J.S. Bach - Komm, Jesu, komm!, BWV 229

J.S. Bach - Es ist genug, from Cantata No. 60 229

Alban Berg - Violin Concerto
     Isabelle Faust, violin

Dmitri Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Op. 47

Recorded on November 28, 2015
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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J.S. Bach - Air, from the Orchestral Suite No. 3, BWV 1068

Franz Josef Haydn - Symphony No. 30, "Alleluia"

Béla Bartók - Piano Concerto No. 2
     Yefim Bronfman, piano

Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 1 in G minor, Op. 13

Recorded on January 9, 2016
François-Xavier Roth, conductor

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François-Joseph Gossec - Symphonie à 17 parties

Wolfgang Amadé Mozart - Concerto in C for Flute and Harp, K.299
     Elizabeth Rowe, flute
     Jessica Zhou, harp

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 55, "Eroica"

Recorded on January 16, 2016
François-Xavier Roth, conductor

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Claude Debussy - Jeux

Henri Dutilleux - Le Temps l'Horloge
     Renée Fleming, soprano

Joseph Canteloube - from Chants d'Auvergne: Brezairola; Bailero; Malurous qu'o uno fenno
     Renée Fleming, soprano

Igor Stravinsky - Petrouchka (1911 version)

Recorded on January 23, 2016
Ludovic Morlot, conductor

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Bedrich Smetana - The Moldau, from My Homeland

Bohuslav Martinu - Fantaisies symphoniques (Symphony No. 6)

Antonin Dvorák - Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104
     Johannes Moser, cello

Recorded on January 30, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Carl Maria von Weber - Overture to Oberon

Hans Werner Henze - Symphony No. 8

Felix Mendelssohn - Overture and Incidental Music to A Midsummer Night's Dream, Opp. 21 & 61
    Amanda Forsythe, soprano
    Abigail Fischer, mezzo-soprano
    Karen McDonald (Titania)
    Carson Elrod (Puck; Mendelssohn)
    Antonio Weissinger (Boy; Young Mendelssohn)
    Will Lyman (Oberon)
    women of the Tanglewood Festival Chorus

Recorded on February 6, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Dmitri Shostakovich - Excerpts from the incidental music to Hamlet, Op. 32a

Hans Abrahamsen - let me tell you
    Barbara Hannigan, soprano

Sergei Prokofiev - Excerpts from the ballet Romeo and Juliet

Recorded on February 13, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Richard Strauss - Macbeth, Op. 23

Antonin Dvorak - Othello Overture, Op. 93

George Tsontakis - Sonnets
    Robert Sheena, English horn

Peter Tchaikovsky - Romeo and Juliet Fantasy-Overture

Recorded on February 20, 2016
Vladimir Jurowski, conductor

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Franz Josef Haydn - Symphony No. 26 in D minor, Lamentatione

Karl Amadeus Hartmann - Concerto funebre
    Alina Ibragimova, violin

Franz Josef Haydn - Violin Concerto No. 1 in C
    Alina Ibragimova, violin

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 2 in D, Op. 36

Recorded on February 27, 2016
Charles Dutoit, conductor


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Hector Berlioz - Resurrexit
    Tanglewood Festival Chorus, James Burton,
      conductor

Henri Dutilleux - Timbres, espace, mouvement

Hector Berlioz - Te Deum, Op. 22
    Paul Groves, tenor
    Tanglewood Festival Chorus, James Burton,
      conductor
    Voices Boston, Steven Lipsitt, artistic director

Recorded on March 5, 2016
Charles Dutoit, conductor


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Maurice Ravel - Rapsodie espagnole

Manuel de Falla - Nights in the Gardens of Spain
    Javier Perianes, piano

Maurice Ravel - L'Heure espagnole
    Jean-Luc Ballestra, baritone (Ramiro)
    François Piolino, tenor (Torquemada)
    Daniela Mack, mezzo-soprano (Concepcion)
    Benjamin Hulett, tenor (Gonzalve)
    David Wilson-Johnson, bass-baritone (Don Inigo
      Gomez)

Recorded on March 12, 2016
Herbert Blomstedt, conductor


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Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1 in C, Op. 15
    Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7 in A, Op. 92
Recorded on March 19, 2016
Stéphane Denève, conductor


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Jennifer Higdon - blue cathedral

John Williams - Violin Concerto
    Gil Shaham, violin

Camille Saint-Saëns - Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, "Organ"
    James David Christie, organ

Recorded on March 26, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor


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Giya Kancheli - Dixi
    Tanglewood Festival Chorus, Betsy Burleigh, guest
     conductor

Sergei Rachmaninoff - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43
    Nikolai Lugansky, piano

Dmitri Shostakovich - Symphony No. 8 in C minor, Op. 65

Recorded on April 2, 2016
Bernard Haitink, conductor


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Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 4 in G, Op. 58
    Murray Perahia, piano

Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1 in D

Recorded on April 9, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor


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Wolfgang Amadé Mozart - Sinfonia concertante in E-flat, K. 364
    Malcolm Lowe, violin
    Steven Ansell, viola

Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 3 in D minor

Recorded on April 16, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor


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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 9

Recorded on April 23, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor


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Henri Dutilleux - Métaboles

Sergei Rachmaninoff - Zdes' Korosho, Op. 21, No. 7
    Kristine Opolais, soprano

Peter Tchaikovsky - "Letter Scene," from Eugene Onegin
    Kristine Opolais, soprano

Claude Debussy - La Mer

Maurice Ravel - La Valse

Recorded on July 8, 2016
Jacques Lacombe, conductor


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Maurice Ravel - Alborada del Gracioso

Camille Saint-Saëns - Violin Concerto No. 3
    Joshua Bell, violin

Sergei Prokofiev - Symphony No. 5

Recorded on July 9, 2016
Jacques Lacombe, conductor

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Claude Debussy - Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

Maurice Ravel - Suite No. 2 from Daphnis et Chloé

Recorded on July 15, 2016
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor and violinist

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Wolfgang Amadé Mozart - Symphony No. 25 in G minor, K. 183

Wolfgang Amadé Mozart - Violin Concerto from Serenade in D, "Haffner," K. 250

Wolfgang Amadé Mozart - Symphony No. 39 in E-flat, K. 543

Recorded on July 16, 2015
Ken-David Masur, conductor

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Charles Ives - The Unanswered Question

Richard Strauss - Four Last Songs
     Renée Fleming, soprano

Richard Strauss - Cecily, Op. 27, No. 2
     Renée Fleming, soprano

Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74, "Pathétique"

Recorded on July 17, 2016
Gustavo Gimeno, conductor

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Sergei Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1, "Classical"

Maurice Ravel - Piano Concerto in G
     Yuja Wang, piano

George Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
     Yuja Wang, piano

Igor Stravinsky - Suite from The Firebird
 

Recorded on July 22, 2016
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor


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Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis

Antonín Dvorák - Violin Concerto in A, Op. 53
    Lisa Batiashvili, violin

Fritz Kreisler/Antonín Dvorák - "Spiritual Melody," from the New World Symphony
    Lisa Batiashvili, violin

Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 82

Recorded on July 23, 2016
Juanjo Mena, conductor


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Peter Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat, Op. 23
    Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Manuel de Falla - The Three-Cornered Hat
    Raquel Lojiendo, soprano

Recorded on July 24, 2016
Juanjo Mena, conductor


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Alberto Ginastera - Variaciones concertantes, Op. 23

Wolfgang Amadé Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 4 in D, K. 218
    Veronika Eberle, violin

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 in F, Op. 68, "Pastoral"

Recorded on July 29, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor


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Wolfgang Amadé Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat, K. 595
    Jonathan Biss, piano

Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 9

Recorded on July 30, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor


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John Corigliano - Fantasia on an Ostinato

Jean Sibelius - Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47
    Augustin Hadelich, violin

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7 in A, Op. 92

Recorded on August 5, 2016
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor


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Antonín Dvorák - Serenade for Winds in D minor, Op. 44

Franz Liszt - Piano Concerto No. 2 in A
    Yefim Bronfman, piano

Gustav Mahler, arr. Benjamin Britten - What the Wild Flowers Tell Me

Johannes Brahms - Serenade No. 2 in A, Op. 16

Recorded on August 6, 2016
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor


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John Adams - Harmonielehre

Frédéric Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21
    Ingrid Fliter, piano

Richard Strauss - Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks, Op. 28

Recorded on August 7, 2016
Moritz Gnann, conductor


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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1

Recorded on August 12, 2016
Charles Dutoit, conductor


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Otto Nicolai - Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor

Wolfgang Amadé Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 22 in E-flat, K. 482
    Emanuel Ax, piano

Claude Debussy - La Mer

Maurice Ravel - Bolero

Recorded on August 14, 2016
David Afkham, conductor


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Ludwig van Beethoven - Coriolan Overture, Op. 62

Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37
    Igor Levit, piano

Robert Schumann - Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Op. 120

Recorded on August 19, 2016
Charles Dutoit, conductor


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Gioachino Rossini - Stabat Mater
     Simona Saturova, soprano
     Marianna Pizzolato, mezzo-soprano
     Pavol Breslik, tenor
     Riccardo Zanellato, bass
     Tanglewood Festival Chorus

Recorded on August 20, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor


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Giuseppe Verdi - Aida, Acts I and II
    Kristine Opolais, soprano (Aida)
    Violeta Urmana, mezzo-soprano (Amneris)
    Andrea Care, tenor (Radames)
    Alfredo Nigro, tenor (Messenger)
    Franco Vassallo, baritone (Amonasro, King
       of Ethiopia)
   Morris Robinson, bass (King of Egypt)
   Kwangchul Youn, bass (Ramfis)
   Bethany Worrell, soprano (High Priestess)
   Tanglewood Festival Chorus

Recorded on August 21, 2016
Andris Nelsons, conductor


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Hector Berlioz - Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict

George Tsontakis - Sonnets
    Robert Sheena, English horn

Camille Saint-Saëns - Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 103, "Egyptian"
    Dejan Lazic, piano

Sergei Prokofiev - excerpts from the ballet Romeo and Juliet

 

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