Tickets & Events

Andris Nelsons conducts Brahms and Shostakovich

Tanglewood

Koussevitzky Music Shed - Lenox, MA - View Map

Andris Nelsons and the BSO pay a special tribute to Bernstein by replicating the first full program Bernstein ever conducted with the orchestra in November 1944. On the first half of, pianist Rudolf Buchbinder joins the BSO for Brahms's ambitious and sprawling Piano Concerto No. 1. Bringing the concert to a close is Shostakovich's riveting Symphony No. 5, the composer's most accessible, popular, and controversial symphony. Bernstein conducted the work a total of eight times with the BSO, including five performances at Tanglewood.

Featured Performers

Andris   Nelsons, conductor Andris Nelsons, conductor Rudolf   Buchbinder, piano Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Program Notes Audio
BRAHMS - Piano Concerto No. 1 (48 min)
SHOSTAKOVICH - Symphony No. 5 (50 min)
Listen/Watch Related Media

There is related media for this performance available. Listen to audio podcasts and more in the BSO Media Center!