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BSO Andris Nelsons conducts Elgar and Puts featuring Renée Fleming and Rod Gilfry

Presented by Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood Koussevitzky Music Shed, Lenox MA

Jul 20 2019
BSO Andris Nelsons conducts Elgar and Puts featuring Renée Fleming and Rod Gilfry

Experience the world premier of Kevin Puts’ The Brightness of Light and watch a performance of Elgar’s Enigma variations.

The letters of iconic American artist Georgia O’Keeffe and her husband, the photographer and curator Alfred Stieglitz, are full of poetry, humor, passion, pain, and longing. Written over the many months and years they lived apart, these letters chronicle their initial flirtations in 1915—when Georgia was a young, aspiring artist—to Alfred’s death in 1946. Written especially for Renée Fleming and Rod Gilfry, and accompanied by projections by Wendall Harrington, The Brightness of Light

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Tickets range from: $24-114 and are available online, by phone, and at the box office.

Contact: 617-266-1200


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Gates open at 5:30pm.

Saturdays, July 6–August 17, 6:15pm, Linde Center Studio E
Please note the new time and location this year

BRITTEN Canticle III, Still Falls the Rain
BEETHOVEN String Quartet No. 10 in E-flat, Op. 74, Harp

One-hour performances of chamber music with TMC Fellows and guests, a prelude to the evening BSO concerts. Admission is free, but restricted to 8pm Shed concert ticket-holders


Tanglewood Koussevitzky Music Shed

Tanglewood Koussevitzky Music Shed, 297 West Street, Lenox, MA 01240

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