A Conversation with BSO Guest Conductor Manfred Honeck

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WCRB's Alan McLellan had an opportunity to talk this week with conductor Manfred Honeck, about growing up in the Austrian Alps, about Beethoven's "Eroica" Symphony and about working with violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter on Dvorak's Violin Concerto.

On Feb. 22 and March 3, Anne-Sophie Mutter is the soloist in both the Romance and the Violin Concerto by Antonín Dvorák, and Manfred Honeck conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra in Beethoven's Symphony No. 3, the "Eroica."  » More information.

(Photo of Manfred Honeck by Felix Broede)