BSO High School Open Rehearsals

High School Open RehearsalHigh School Open Rehearsals are designed for grades 8–12.
These programs offer students an insider’s view of a BSO rehearsal.

Please note: while rehearsals are scheduled for 10:30am–1pm, the conductor may choose to end before 1pm, and it’s possible that not all repertoire will be performed.


2021-22 Open Rehearsals

High School Open Rehearsals are appropriate for school groups grades 8-12.

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 10:30AM
Thomas Wilkins, conductor 
Victor Wooten, electric bass
COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Suite from the ballet Hiawatha
Victor WOOTEN La Lección Tres, for electric bass and orchestra
ELLINGTON Suite from The River


Thursday, February 10, 2021 at 10:30AM

Philippe Jordan, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano
BORODIN Overture to Prince Igor
RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 3
PROKOFIEV Suite from Romeo and Juliet

Thursday, April 7, 2021 at 10:30AM
Anna Rakitina, conductor
Alexandre Kantorow, piano

TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 2
Ellen REID When the World as You’ve Known It Doesn’t Exist
SIBELIUS Symphony No. 7

All rehearsals begin at 10:30am.
Schools are invited to arrive at 9:30am for a 30 minute pre-rehearsal talk from stage with a special guest from the BSO.