BSO Concert Channel Playlist

 

The BSO Concert Channel is a 24/7, continuous stream of Boston Symphony Orchestra performances, recorded during WCRB's BSO broadcasts. Presented as a music-only experience, with no announcements, you'll find the following performances included in the playlist.

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Recorded on September 21, 2013
Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor

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Johannes Brahms - Concerto in A minor for Violin, Cello, and Orchestra, Op. 102 (Double Concerto)
     Augustin Hadelich, violin
     Alban Gerhardt, cello
    
Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 2 in D, Op. 73

Recorded on September 28, 2013
Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 2 in C minor, "Resurrection"
     Camilla Tilling, soprano
     Sarah Connolly, mezzo-soprano
     Tanglewood Festival Chorus

Recorded on October 5, 2013
Stéphane Denève, conductor

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Sergei Prokofiev - Suite from Love for Three Oranges
        
Dmitri Shostakovich - Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat, Op. 107
     Yo-Yo Ma, cello

Richard Strauss - Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40

Recorded on October 12, 2013
Thomas Adès, conductor

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Felix Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture, Op. 26
    
Charles Ives - Orchestral Set No. 2

Thomas Adès - Polaris: Voyage for Orchestra

César Franck - Symphony in D minor

Recorded on October 19, 2013
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Richard Wagner - Siegfried Idyll
    
W.A. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 25 in C, K. 503
     Paul Lewis, piano

Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 3 in F, Op. 90

Recorded on October 26, 2013
Daniel Harding, conductor

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Mark-Anthony Turnage - Speranza
   
Gustav Mahler - Das Lied von der Erde
     Christianne Stotjin, mezzo-soprano
     Michael Schade, tenor;

Recorded on Novmber 2, 2013
Charles Dutoit, conductor

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Maurice Ravel - Le Tombeau de Couperin
    
Krzysztof Penderecki - Concerto Grosso No. 1
     Daniel Müller-Schott,cello
     Gautier Capuçon, cello
     Arto Noras, cello

Edward Elgar - Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, Enigma

Recorded on November 9, 2013
Charles Dutoit, conductor

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Benjamin Britten - War Requiem, Op. 66
     Tatiana Pavlovskaya, soprano
     John Mark Ainsley, tenor
     Matthias Goerne, baritone
     Tanglewood Festival Chorus
          (John Oliver, conductor)
     American Boychoir
          (Fernando Malvar-Ruiz, Music Director)

Recorded on Novmber 16, 2013
Leonidas Kavakos, conductor

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Wolfgang Amade Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 4 in D, K. 218
     Leonidas Kavakos, violin
    
Sergei Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1 in D, Op. 25, "Classical"

Robert Schumann - Symphony No. 2 in C, Op. 61

Recorded on Novmber 23, 2013
Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor

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Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 in F, Op. 68, "Pastoral"
    
Marc Neikrug - Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra
     Richard Svoboda, bassoon

Manuel de Falla - Suite from the ballet The Three-Cornered Hat

Recorded on November 30, 2013
Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor

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Johannes Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 83
     Peter Serkin, piano

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

Recorded on January 11, 2014
Robert Spano, conductor

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Osvaldo Golijov - La Pasión según San Marcos
     Jessica Rivera, soprano
     Biella da Costa, Latin-American alto
     Reynaldo Gonzalez-Fernandez, Afro-Cuban singer
     Deraldo Ferreira, capoeirista and berimbau
     members of the Schola Cantorum de Venezuela
          Maria Guinand, director
     Orquesta La Pasión
          Mikael Ringquist and Gonzalo Grau, leaders

Recorded on January 18, 2014
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor


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W.A. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 12 in A, K. 414
    Christoph Eschenbach, piano

Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 9 in D minor

Recorded on January 25, 2014
Andris Poga, conductor


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Richard Wagner - Overture to Rienzi

Witold Lutoslawski - Piano Concerto
    Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Dmitri Shostakovich - Symphony No. 15, Op. 141

Recorded on February 1, 2014
Bernard Haitink, conductor


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Maurice Ravel - Alborada del Gracioso

Maurice Ravel - Shéhérazade
    Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano

Maurice Ravel - Daphnis et Chloé

Recorded on February 8, 2014
Bernard Haitink, conductor


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Steven Stucky - Funeral Music for Queen Mary, after Purcell

Robert Schumann - Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54
    Murray Perahia, piano

Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98

Recorded on February 22, 2014
Manfred Honeck, conductor


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Antonín Dvorák - Romance in F minor, Op. 11

Antonín Dvorák - Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 53
    Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin

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

Recorded on March 6, 2014
Andris Nelsons, conductor


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Richard Strauss - Salome, Op. 54
     Gun-Brit Barkmin, soprano (Salome)
     Jane Henschel, mezzo-soprano (Herodias)
     Gerhard Siegel, tenor (Herod)
     Evgeny Nikitin, baritone (Jochanaan)
     Carlos Osuna, tenor (Narraboth)
     Renée Tatum, mezzo-soprano (Page)
     David Cangelosi, tenor (First Jew)
     Alex Richardson, tenor (Second Jew)
     Dominic Armstrong, tenor (Third Jew)
     Jason Ferrante, tenor (Fourth Jew)
     Walter Fink, bass (Fifth Jew)
     Nathan Stark, bass (First Nazarene)
     Michael Meraw, baritone (Second Nazarene)
     Keith Miller, bass-baritone (First Soldier)
     Ryan Speedo Green, bass-baritone
          (Second Soldier)
     Robert Honeysucker, baritone (a Cappadocian)
     Abigail Fischer, mezzo-soprano (a Slave)

Recorded on March 8, 2014

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Wolfgang Amadé Mozart - Serenade No. 6 in D, K. 239, Serenata Notturna

Wolfgang Amadé Mozart - Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478
    Menahem Pressler, piano

Wolfgang Amadé Mozart - Serenade No. 10 in B-flat for winds, K. 361 (370a), Gran Partita
    

Recorded on March 14, 2014
Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor


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Ludwig van Beethoven - Leonore Overture No. 3

Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1 in C, Op. 15
    Yefim Bronfman, piano

Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 19
     Yefim Bronfman, piano

Recorded on March 15, 2014
Christoph von Dohnányi, aconductor


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Ludwig van Beethoven - Leonore Overture No. 2

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

Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 4 in G, Op. 58
     Yefim Bronfman, piano

Recorded on March 22, 2014
Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor


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Ludwig van Beethoven - Leonore Overture No. 1, Op. 138

Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto in C for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 56, "Triple"
    Yefim Bronfman, piano
    Guy Braunstein, violin
    Alisa Weilerstein, cello

Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 73, Emperor
     Yefim Bronfman, piano

Recorded on March 29, 2014
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor


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Ralph Vaughan Williams - Symphony No. 6 in E minor

Sergei Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 16
    Yuja Wang, piano

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34

Recorded on April 5, 2014
Robert Spano, conductor


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Claude Debussy - Nuages and Fetes, from Nocturnes

Bernard Rands - Concerto for Piano and Orchestra
    Jonathan Biss, piano

Sergei Rachmaninoff - Symphonic Dances, Op. 45

Recorded on April 12, 2014
François-Xavier Roth, conductor


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J.S. Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F, BWV 1046

Igor Stravinsky - Symphony of Psalms

Ludwig van Beethoven - Elegiac Song, Op. 118

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 4 in B-flat, Op. 60

Recorded on April 19, 2014
Charles Dutoit, conductor


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W.A. Mozart - Symphony No. 38 in D, K. 504, "Prague"

Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 5

Recorded on April 26, 2014
Charles Dutoit, conductor


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Mikhail Glinka - Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila

Sergei Rachmaninoff - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43
    Behzod Abduraimov, piano

Hector Berlioz - Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14

Recorded on July 5, 2014
William Eddins, conductor

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Joseph Schwantner - Freeflight

Aaron Copland - "Night Thoughts," from Music for a Great City

Samuel Barber - Knoxville, Summer of 1915, Op. 24
     Renée Fleming

John Adams - Short Ride in a Fast Machine

Recorded on July 6, 2014
Asher Fisch, conductor

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Johannes Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 83
     Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Franz Liszt - Les Preludes

Richard Wagner - from Die Meistersinger: Prelude to Act III, "Dance of the Apprentices," and Prelude to Act I

Recorded on July 11, 2014
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Antonin Dvorak - The Noonday Witch, Op. 108

Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No. 8 in G, Op. 88

Recorded on July 12, 2014
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Sergei Rachmaninoff - Symphonic Dances, Op. 45

Maurice Ravel - Bolero

Recorded on July 18, 2014
Edward Gardner, conductor

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

Aaron Copland - Selections from Old American Songs 
     Thomas Hampson, baritone

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

Recorded on July 19, 2014
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 3 in F, Op. 90

Rolf Martinsson - Bridge, Trumpet Concerto No. 1
     Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet

Peter Tchaikovsky - Capriccio italien, Op. 45

Recorded on July 20, 2014
Andris Nelsons, conductor

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Christopher Rouse - Rapture

Edouard Lalo - Symphonie espagnole in D minor, Op. 21 
     Joshua Bell, violin

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67

Recorded on July 25, 2014
Manfred Honeck, conductor

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Ludwig van Beethoven - Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43

Wolfgang Amade Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 12 in A, K. 414 (385p)
     Paul Lewis, piano

Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 4 in A, Op. 90, Italian

Recorded on July 26, 2014
Manfred Honeck, conductor

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Resurrection
     Camilla Tilling, soprano
     Sarah Connolly, mezzo-soprano
     Tanglewood Festival Chorus

 

Recorded on July 27, 2014
Jacques Lacombe, conductor

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Sergei Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18
     Gabriela Montero, piano

Giuseppe Verdi -  Overture to Nabucco

Giuseppe Verdi - "Va, pensiero" (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves), from Nabucco

Giuseppe Verdi - Finale, Act II of Aida
     Marjorie Owens, soprano (Aida)
     Elizabeth Bishop, mezzo-soprano (Amneris)
     Issachah Savage, tenor (Radames)
     Stephen Powell, baritone (Amonasro)
     Morris Robinson, bass (Ramfis)
     Julien Robbins, bass (The King)

Recorded on August 1, 2014
Marcelo Lehninger, conductor

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

Dmitri Shostakovich - Piano Concerto No. 1 in C minor, Op. 35
     Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

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

Recorded on August 3, 2014
Juanjo Mena, conductor

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Franz Josef Haydn - Symphony No. 6, Le Matin

Wolfgang Amade Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 4 in G, K. 218
     Augustin Hadelich, violin

Edward Elgar - Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, Enigma

Recorded on August 9, 2014
Stéphane Denève, conductor

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Claude Debussy - Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun 
     Elizabethe Rowe, flute

Peter Tchaikovsky - Andante cantabile for cello and strings
     Yo-Yo Ma, cello

Peter Tchaikovsky - Variations on a Rococo Theme, for cello and orchestra, Op. 33
     Yo-Yo Ma, cello

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

Recorded on August 15, 2014
Stéphane Denève, conductor

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Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 73, Emperor
Emanuel Ax, piano

Sergei Prokofiev - Alexander Nevsky, Op. 78
     Elina Manistina, mezzo-soprano
     Tanglewood Festival Chorus

Recorded on August 23, 2014
Charles Dutoit, conductor

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Hector Berlioz - Roman Carnival Overture, Op. 9

Sergei Rachmaninoff - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43
     Kirill Gerstein, piano

Ottorino Respighi - Roman Festivals, The Fountains of Rome, and The Pines of Rome

Recorded on August 24, 2014
Charles Dutoit, conductor

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Ludwig van Beethoven - Fantasia in C minor, Op. 80 (Choral Fantasy)
     Yefim Bronfman, piano
     Nicole Cabell, soprano
     Meredith Hansen, soprano
     Tamara Mumford, mezzo-soprano
     Noah Stewart, tenor
     Alex Richardson, tenor
     John Relyea, bass

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9, Op. 125
     Nicole Cabell, soprano
     Tamara Mumford, mezzo-soprano
     Noah Stewart, tenor
     John Relyea, bass