Jul 11, 2018
Michael Tilson Thomas returns to Tanglewood in Lenox, MA for two performances this August.
MTT reunites with the Boston Symphony Orchestra on August 12, leading a performance of his work Agnegram, Mahler’s First Symphony, and – with pianist Igor Levit – Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini.
On August 25, MTT takes the stage of Koussevitzky Music Shed for the Bernstein Centennial Celebration at Tanglewood. He leads the Boston Symphony Orchestra and joins an array of artists and ensembles from the worlds of classical music, film, and Broadway in celebrating Bernstein’s legacy. The concert features performances by:
Andris Nelsons, Christoph Eschenbach, Keith Lockhart, Michael Tilson Thomas, & John Williams: conductors
Audra McDonald: host and vocalist
Yo-Yo Ma: cello
Kian Soltani: cello
Nadine Sierra: soprano
Susan Graham: mezzo-soprano
Isabel Leonard: mezzo-soprano
Thomas Hampson: baritone
Jessica Vosk and Tony Yazbeck: vocalists
Tanglewood Festival Chorus