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2022-23 BSO Season

Youth & Family Concerts

Family Concerts

Bring the whole family to Symphony Hall for this fun and engaging concert series, designed to encourage an appreciation for live performance and orchestral music.

School Programs

High School Open Rehearsals

These programs invite students in grades 8-12 to observe first-hand how a professional orchestra prepares for a concert. Optional pre-rehearsal talks with a BSO musician begin at 9:30am.

Information on how teachers may purchase tickets and receive supplementary materials for High School Open Rehearsals will be available in the fall.

Thursday, October 6, 10:30am

Andris Nelsons, conductor
Janine Jansen, violin
Tanglewood Festival Chorus
James Burton, conductor

Elizabeth OGONEK New work
BERNSTEIN Serenade (after Plato’s Symposium), for violin and orchestra
BERNSTEIN Chichester Psalms
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 3, The First of May

Thursday, February 9, 10:30am

Andris Nelsons, conductor
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello

Carlos SIMON New work (world premiere; BSO commission)
BLOCH Schelomo: Rhapsody Hébraïque, for cello and orchestra
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7

Thursday, March 9, 10:30am

Thomas Wilkins, conductor
Anthony McGill, clarinet

BONDS Selection from Montgomery Variations
Anthony DAVIS You Have the Right to Remain Silent, for clarinet and orchestra
DAWSON Negro Folk Symphony

Youth Concerts

These concerts engage students and classrooms with positive life messages through a musical lens, designed specifically for them. These performances will feature the same music being played in the April 1 Family Concert.

Youth Concerts will be held March 29-31. (Performance times coming soon!)

Information on how teachers may purchase tickets and receive supplementary materials for Youth Concerts will be available in the fall.