Boston Symphony Orchestra / Andris Nelsons

Bernstein / Shostakovich

This concert has already taken place! € 168.60 | 146.10 | 123.60 | 89.90 | 29.10
This concert has already taken place! € 168.60 | 146.10 | 123.60 | 89.90 | 29.10

»He is so real« – this is what Bostonians say about the popular principal conductor of the venerable Boston Symphony Orchestra. Real – one little word with a lot of content: he is honest, authentic and approachable. Andris Nelsons is truly a phenomenon: his capacity for enthusiasm is legendary, he is a brilliant conductor, and his work schedule borders on the superhuman. In the 2018/19 season, the Latvian top conductor can be seen and heard on the Elbphilharmonie rostrum several times.

Nelsons is currently recording all symphonies by Dmitri Shostakovich in a long-term collaboration with the symphony orchestra from Boston. On the programme in the Elbphilharmonie Grand Hall tonight is the monumental – and rather eventful – Fourth Symphony: Shostakovich, who suffered under Stalin’s regime for some of his life, recalled the symphony’s world premiere in 1936 for unknown reasons. It was later premiered in Moscow in 1961.

Performers

Boston Symphony Orchestra

Baiba Skride violin

conductor Andris Nelsons

Programme

Leonard Bernstein
Serenade nach Platons »Symposion«

- Interval -

Dmitri Schostakowitsch
Sinfonie Nr. 4 c-Moll op. 43

Estimated end time
22:15

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