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Recorded on July 31, 2015
Ken-David Masur, conductor


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Carl Maria von Weber - Overture to Der Freischütz

Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 4 in C minor, D. 417, "Tragic"

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

Recorded on August 1, 2015
Andris Nelsons, conductor


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Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto in C for violin, cello, and piano, Op. 56, "Triple"
    Renaud Capuçon, violin
    Gautier Capuçon, cello
    Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

Dmitri Shostakovich - Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Op. 93

Recorded on August 2, 2015
Andris Nelsons, conductor


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Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 90 in C

Brett Dean - Dramatis personae, Music for Trumpet and Orchestra
     Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet

Richard Strauss - Don Quixote, Op. 35
    Yo-Yo Ma, cello
    Steven Ansell, viola

Recorded on August 7, 2015
Charles Dutoit, conductor


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Maurice Ravel - Suite from Mother Goose

Igor Stravinsky - Petrouchka

Recorded on August 9, 2015
Charles Dutoit, conductor


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Modest Mussorgsky - Night on Bald Mountain

Alexander Glazunov - Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 82
     Joshua Bell, violin

Hector Berlioz - Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14

Recorded on August 14, 2015
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Felix Mendelssohn - Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64
     Christian Tetzlaff, violin

Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 6

Recorded on August 15, 2015
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Samuel Barber - Second Essay for Orchestra, Op. 17

Arrigo Boito - "L'altra note infondo al mare," from Mefistofele, Act III
     Kristine Opolais, soprano

Giacomo Puccini - Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut, Act III

Giuseppe Verdi - Willow Song and Ave Maria, from Otello, Act IV
     Kristine Opolais, soprano

Richard Strauss - Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40

Recorded on August 16, 2015
Asher Fisch, conductor

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Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9, Op. 125
     Julianna Di Giacomo, soprano
     Renée Tatum, mezzo-soprano
     Paul Groves, tenor
     John Relyea, bass

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"

 

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