Holiday Gift Ideas

Looking for the Perfect Holiday Gift?
It's the most magical time of year, and we know you're busy! Relax, we're here to help. We've pulled together a list straight from the Boston Pops and BSO store that will help you choose the perfect gift for the music lovers in your life!

Holiday Shipping Schedule
The following shipping deadlines are defined to ensure the best possible opportunity for delivery prior to Christmas.
Domestic - within New England - order by December 20th
Domestic - outside of New England - order by December 18th
International - order by December 9th

Want to shop in person?
The Symphony Shop, located in the Cohen Wing on Huntington Avenue.
Open 3-6pm Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays through December 22.
Open 11am-6pm December 8 & 9, 15 & 16, 22 & 23


Holiday Pops 20192019 Holiday Pops Tickets
What gift could be better than a magical holiday season celebration at historic Symphony Hall? All concerts include the traditional Pops sing-a-long and a visit from jolly old Santa Claus!

VIEW 2019 HOLIDAY POPS PERFORMANCES

Don't forget we also offer Pre-Concert meal options for all Holiday Pops Performances! Dinners, appetizers and or drink vouchers are available for all Holiday Pops concerts. You can purchase your meal ahead of time with your tickets! More Details >


Bugs Bunny at the SymphonyBugs Bunny at the Symphony
30TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
December 28 & 29
 
The world’s favorite classic Looney Tunes, projected on the big screen, while the Boston Pops performs their exhilarating, original Carl Stalling scores LIVE! The concert includes such iconic classics as What’s Opera, Doc?, The Rabbit of Seville, Rhapsody Rabbit, Long-Haired Hare, Show Biz Bugs, Baton Bunny, and many new additions. Conducted by George Daugherty. Created by George Daugherty & David Ka Lik Wong.

MORE INFO / PURCHASE


New Years Eve with the Boston Pops Swing Orchestra and The Hot Sardines
Party the night away with the Boston Pops Swing Orchestra and The Hot Sardines, performing jazz covers and originals that channel New York speakeasies, Parisian cabarets, and New Orleans jazz halls. Doors open at 8:30pm.

MORE INFO / PURCHASE


The Night Before ChristmasThe Night Before Christmas Book & DVD
This holiday favorite now comes with a DVD featuring stunning artwork from the book paired with a live performance of original music from the Boston Pops Orchestra. Hardcover with DVD.

Book & DVD $20


Much 86 CD Box Set"Boston Symphony Orchestra: Complete Recordings on Deutsche Grammophon," 57-CD Set
Deutsche Grammophon has released "Boston Symphony Orchestra: Complete Recordings on Deutsche Grammophon," a limited-edition, 57-CD boxed set of the label's entire legacy of BSO recordings, reflecting the orchestra's spirit and character over a period spanning the years 1969 to 2017.

57-CD BOX SET $199.95


Boston Pops Porcelain Ornament
Measures 2 1/2 inches in diameter and comes with a gift box.

Purchase ORNAMENT $17.95


Symphony Hall Porcelain Ornament
Measures 2 1/2 inches in diameter and comes with a gift box.

Purchase ORNAMENT $17.95


Holiday Gift Ideas A Boston Pops Christmas Live from Symphony Hall
Featuring Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops! The album of perennial favorites was recorded live at concerts during the 2012 Holiday Pops season in acoustically celebrated Symphony Hall in Boston.

CD $17.95

DIGITAL $10.99-$13.99


Holiday Gift IdeasSleigh Ride
Featuring Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops!

CD $16.99


Holiday Gift Ideas12 Days of Christmas (Digital Download)
Featuring Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops! This is the traditional "The 12 Days of Christmas" with excerpts from other popular songs skillfully integrated within the melody and lyrics!

DIGITAL $3.99 - $4.99


Holiday Gift IdeasWhite Christmas
Featuring Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops!

CD $16.99


Holiday Gift IdeasBoston Symphony Commissions: Orchestral Music
This new release in the “American Classics” series on Naxos features live, world-premiere performances by Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony Orchestra of four BSO-commissioned works: Timo Andres’s Everything Happens So Much (from November 2016); Eric Nathan’s the space of a door (also November 2016); George Tsontakis’s Shakespeare-inspired Sonnets, Tone Poems for English Horn and Orchestra, featuring BSO English horn player Robert Sheena, for whom it was written (February 2016); and Sean Shepherd’s Express Abstractionism (February 2018).

CD $21.98


Holiday Gift IdeasAndris Nelsons: Shostakovich - Under Stalin's Shadow - Symphonies 5, 8, 9 Two-Disc Set
For their second release on Deutsche Grammophon-following upon their Grammy-winning recording of the Symphony No. 10-Andris Nelsons and the BSO are heard in live performances of Dmitri Shostakovich's popular, pre-war Fifth Symphony, the darkly compelling mid-war Eighth, and the elusive, post-victory Symphony No. 9, plus excerpts from Shostakovich's incidental music for a farcical 1932 Moscow production of "Hamlet."

CD $21.98


Holiday Gift IdeasBoston Symphony Orchestra: Wagner and Sibelius
The Boston Symphony Orchestra and Andris Nelsons are very pleased to announce their first compact disc recording, a BSO Classics release pairing the overture to Wagner's Tannhäuser and the Symphony No. 2 of Jean Sibelius. Both works are taken from concert performances earlier last season at Symphony Hall-the Wagner from Maestro Nelsons' inaugural concert as music director on September 27, 2014, the Sibelius from his BSO program of November 6-11.

CD $17.95

DIGITAL $9.99-$10.99


Holiday Gift IdeasAndris Nelsons: Shostakovich - Under Stalin's Shadow - Symphony No. 10
In their inaugural release on Deutsche Grammophon, the Boston Symphony Orchestra and its Music Director Andris Nelsons are heard in live performances of Dmitri Shostakovich's Symphony No. 10 and the Passacaglia from his opera "Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk."

CD $17.95


Holiday Gift IdeasAndris Nelsons: Shostakovich Symphonies 4 and 11 (“The Year 1905”) Two-Disc Set
We are excited to offer this latest installment in Andris Nelsons and the BSO's complete Shostakovich symphony cycle on Deutsche Grammophon.

CD $21.95


Holiday Gift IdeasGift Certificate
Can't decide, try a gift certificate. Gift certificates may be used toward the purchase of tickets (subject to availability) to any Boston Symphony Orchestra or Boston Pops performance at Symphony Hall or Tanglewood. Gift certificates may also be used at the Symphony Shop to purchase merchandise.

PURCHASE GIFT CERTIFICATE