Tanglewood | Lenox, MA
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Giancarlo Guerrero conducts Schoenberg and Beethoven this Sunday the 25 of August at Tanglewood Music Center don’t miss your chance to hear this spectacular show grab your tickets now!
Giancarlo Guerrero conducts Schoenberg and Beethoven with Nicole Cabell, J’Nai Bridges, Nicholas Phan, and Morris Robinson as vocal soloists and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus, returning guest conductor Giancarlo Guerrero leads the BSO in the orchestra’s traditional season-ending performance of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony on Sunday, August 25. The concert opens with Schoenberg’s Friede auf Erden (Peace on Earth) for unaccompanied chorus, also featuring the Tanglewood Festival Chorus. Schoenberg’s Friede auf Erden will be conducted by James Burton.
Doors open at 12:00 and the concert starts at 14:30.
Featured artists are:
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
James Burton, conductor
Nicole Cabell, soprano
J'Nai Bridges, mezzo-soprano
Nicholas Phan, tenor
Morris Robinson, bass
“The BSO is always awesome. Getting to hear them perform Beethoven made it an extra treat. There is no such thing as a bad seat at Symphony Hall; the sound is wonderful wherever you are.”
Giancarlo Guerrero is a six-time GRAMMY® Award-winning conductor now in his tenth season as Music Director of the Nashville Symphony. Guerrero is also Music Director of the Wrocław Philharmonic at the National Forum of Music in Poland and Principal Guest Conductor of the Gulbenkian Orchestra in Lisbon, Portugal. Guerrero is widely praised for his instinctive musicianship and for bringing to the podium “not only vitality and insight but also an appealing physical dynamism” (The Plain Dealer).
“Under the baton of Giancarlo Guerrero…the whole evening was about as electrifying as Tanglewood can be.”
— Boston Musical Intelligencer, 2017