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TLI MasterPass July

Tanglewood

$249.00

TLI MasterPass provides you with an insider’s view of the artistic process and allows you to choose from a variety of behind-the-scenes musical experiences, including BSO and TMCO rehearsals, thought-provoking music appreciation talks, and open master classes where you’ll observe world-renowned artists in action.

How to Navigate Keyboards Other Than Piano
Tanglewood Music Center (TMC) Piano Master Class led by Jacob Greenberg

July 1, 10am, Linde Center Studio E

Jacob Greenberg is a soloist, chamber musician, composer, record producer, and longtime member of the International Contemporary Ensemble. In addition to his work with the Tanglewood Music Center, Mr. Greenberg is a faculty member at Hunter College, City University of New York, and The Juilliard School.


Introduction to Mozart Piano Concerto No. 22
Emanuel Ax

July 2, 1pm, Linde Center Studio E

Born in modern day Lvov, Poland, Emanuel Ax moved to Winnipeg, Canada, with his family when he was a young boy. His studies at The Juilliard School were sponsored by the Epstein Scholarship Program of the Boys Clubs of America, made his New York debut in the Young Concert Artists Series, and in 1976 he won the Young Concert Artists Award. Mr. Ax captured public attention in 1974 when he won the first Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Competition in Tel Aviv and again in 1979 when he won the coveted Avery Fisher Prize.


BUTI Master Class

July 5, 1pm, Linde Center Studio E


Saturday Morning Talk and Rehearsal

July 6, 9:30am, Shed

Rehearsal, Saturday program: Joan Tower Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman No. 1, André Previn Violin Concerto, Anne-Sophie, with Anne-Sophie Mutter, and Dvorák Symphony No. 9, From the New World. Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra.


TLI and Previn

July 6, 2:30pm, Linde Center Studio E

Tanglewood is celebrating conductor, composer, and pianist Sir André Previn’s 90th birthday in 2019 with a performance of his Violin Concerto Anne-Sophie on July 6, a screening of The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse on July 7, and the July 24 world premiere of Penelope—after a libretto by playwright Tom Stoppard—featuring soprano Renée Fleming and the Emerson String Quartet. Join us for an exploration of his life and work.

TMC Piano Class led by Emanuel Ax

July 8, 1:30pm, Linde Center Studio E

Born in modern day Lvov, Poland, Emanuel Ax moved to Winnipeg, Canada, with his family when he was a young boy. His studies at The Juilliard School were sponsored by the Epstein Scholarship Program of the Boys Clubs of America, made his New York debut in the Young Concert Artists Series, and in 1976 he won the Young Concert Artists Award. Mr. Ax captured public attention in 1974 when he won the first Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Competition in Tel Aviv and again in 1979 when he won the coveted Avery Fisher Prize.”


TMC Vocal Class led by Javier Arrebola

July 10, 1pm, Linde Center Studio E

Pianist, chamber musician, vocal coach, and art song scholar Javier Arrebola is Chair of the Collaborative Piano department at Boston University and a faculty member at Tanglewood Music Center, SongFest at the Colburn School, and Ravinia Festival’s Steans Music Institute where he is the Head of Piano Staff in the Program for Singers.


TLI Goes Baroque

July 11, 6:15pm, Linde Center Studio E

In conjunction with violinist Hilary Hahn’s all-J.S. Bach recital program on July 10 and the Venice Baroque Orchestra's concert on July 11 featuring Avi Avital on mandolin and Andrea Marcon as conductor and harpsichordist, join TMC Associate Director and Dean of Fellows Michael Nock for an engaging exploration of this formative era in Western European classical music history.


Friday Morning Talk and Rehearsal

July 12, 9:30am, Shed

Rehearsal, Saturday program: Verdi Requiem with Kristine Opalais, Oksana Volkova, Jonathan Tetelman, Ryan Speedo Green, and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus conducted by James Burton. Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra.


Saturday Morning Talk and Rehearsal

July 13, 9:30am, Shed

Rehearsal, Sunday program: Beethoven Symphony No. 4, HK Gruber Aerial Concerto for Trumpet and orchestra with Håkan Hardenberger, and Strauss “Dance of the Seven Veils” from Salome. Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra.


TMC Piano Class led by Stephen Drury

July 16, 1pm, Linde Center Studio E

Pianist, conductor, and champion of contemporary music, Stephen Drury teaches at the New England Conservatory (NEC) and is a faculty member at the Tanglewood Music Center. He has commissioned dozens of works for solo piano from leading 20th- and 21st-century composers, serves as artistic director and conductor of the Callithumpian Consort, and is the founder/director of the Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice at NEC.


American Popular Music
TMC Vocal Class led by Stephanie Blythe

July 17, 1pm, Linde Center Studio E

Award-winning opera singer, recitalist, and champion of American song, mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe is one of the most highly respected and critically acclaimed artists of her generation. In addition to her performing career, she is a faculty member of the Tanglewood Music Center, artistic director of the Fall Island Vocal Arts Seminar at the Crane School of Music, and artistic director of the Bard College Conservatory of Music Graduate Vocal Arts Program.


Friday Morning Talk and Rehearsal

July 19, 9:30am, Shed

Rehearsal, Saturday program: Elgar Enigma Variations and Puts The Brightness of Light with Renée Fleming and Rod Gilfry. Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra.


Saturday Morning Talk and Rehearsal

July 20, 9:30am, Shed

Rehearsal, Sunday program: Gershwin Piano Concerto in F, Gershwin Variations on “I Got Rhythm” for piano and orchestra with Jean-Yves Thibaudet, and Stravinsky’s Petrushka. Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra.


TMC Vocal Class led by Tony Arnold

July 24, 1pm, Linde Center Studio E

Award-winning soprano Tony Arnold—chamber musician, art song luminary, and leading proponent of contemporary music in concert and recording—is a member of the International Contemporary Ensemble and serves on the faculties of the Tanglewood Music Center, the Peabody Conservatory, the Wellesley Composers Conference, the soundSCAPE Festival, and New Music on the Point.


TLI and Penelope

July 24, 6:15pm, Linde Center Studio E

In celebration of Sir André Previn’s 90th birthday, the BSO has co-commissioned an “opera of sorts” about marriage and the endurance of love through the story of Penelope from Homer’s Odyssey. Join TLI for a pre-concert introduction to this world premiere work, sure to make your experience at Ozawa Hall richer and more rewarding.


TLI and Charles Ives

July 25, 6:15pm, Linde Center Studio E

Join TMC Associate Director and Dean of Fellows Michael Nock for an enlightening exploration of the music of Charles Ives. This pre-concert talk provides everything you need to know to enjoy the all-Ives program of violin sonatas with violinist Stefan Jackiw, pianist Jeremy Denk, and the Hudson Shad vocal quartet.


Friday Morning Talk and Rehearsal

July 26, 9:30am, Shed

Rehearsal, Friday program: Shostakovich Symphony No. 2, Mozart Piano Concerto No. 12 in A, K. 414 with Paul Lewis, Ravel Daphnis et Chloé (complete) with Tanglewood Festival Chorus. Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra.


Saturday Morning Talk and Rehearsal

July 27, 9:30am, Shed

Rehearsal, Saturday/Sunday program: Wagner Die Walküre with Christine Goerke, Amber Wagner, Stephanie Blythe, Simon O’Neill, James Rutherford, Franz-Josef Selig, Eve Gigliotti, Wendy Bryn Harmer, Kelly Cae Hogan, Mary Phillips, Ronnita Miller, and Renée Tatum. Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra.


Improvisation and Graphic Notation
TMC Piano Class led by George Lewis

July 30, 1pm, Linde Center Studio E

Award-winning American composer, electronic performer, installation artist, trombone player, and scholar in the fields of improvisation and experimental music George Lewis is on the faculty of the Tanglewood Music Center and serves as the Edwin H. Case Professor of American Music at Columbia University.


Works for Piano by Franz Joseph Haydn
TMC Piano Class led by Paul Lewis

July 31, 10am, Linde Center Studio E

One of the world’s foremost interpreters of the central European classical piano repertoire, Paul Lewis’ cycles of works by Beethoven and Schubert have received unanimous critical and public acclaim worldwide. Following his acclaimed 2018 Ozawa Hall recital, Mr. Lewis returns to Tanglewood in 2019 to present another concert of his multi-year survey of Haydn, Beethoven, and Brahms.