French Talents at Tanglewood August 1-16

Tanglewood, longtime summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, annually draws over 350,000 visitors. Each season offers a vast quantity of music as well as a vast range of musical forms and styles. This summer’s program features the French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet and the French conductor Stéphane Denève, Chief Conductor of Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra (SWR) and the former Music Director of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO). Bernstein’s Candide, based off of Voltaire’s novella, will also be performed. A list of performances can be found below, please click the appropriate links for more information and to buy tickets.


The Serge and Olga Koussevitzky Memorial Concert : August 1st, 8:30PM
Features French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet

Tanglewood on Parade : August 5th, 8:30PM
Features French co-conductor Stéphane Denève

Debussy, Szymanowski, and Tchaikovsky : August 9th, 8:30PM
Features French conductor Stéphane Denève

All-Berlioz Program : August 11, 8:00PM
Features French conductor Stéphane Denève

Beethoven and Prokofiev - UnderScore Friday Evening : August 15th, 8:30PM
Features French conductor Stéphane Denève

BERNSTEIN Candide (Rehearsal, Saturday program) : August 16th, 10:30AM
BERNSTEIN Candide : August 16th, 8:30PM
both sung in English

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