Jeremy Yudkin’s

TANGLEWOOD PRE-CONCERT TALKS

 

at THE LENOX LIBRARY, TANGLEWOOD, MASSACHUSETTS

 

Fridays at 2:30, Sundays at 11

 

“Jeremy is the friendliest and most informative speaker I’ve ever heard!”

“I enjoy the concerts SO MUCH MORE!”

FREE AND OPEN TO ALL – NO PREVIOUS MUSICAL EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

The Pre-Concert talks are FREE thanks to the Town of Lenox and the Lenox Library Association, whose support is provided through a generous grant from anonymous donors.

 

SUMMER 2018  

 

Friday, July 6. OPENING DAY.

TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1 and Symphony No. 5

BERNSTEIN On the Town

 

Sunday, July 8

BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 1
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5

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Friday, July 13 
MOZART Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat, K.595
SCHUMANN Symphony No. 3, Rhenish
PUCCINI La Bohème

Sunday, July 15 
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4, Italian
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1
BERNSTEIN Chichester Psalms

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Friday, July 20
MOZART Piano Concerto No. 17 in G, K. 453, Symphony No. 34, and
Symphony No. 41 ("Jupiter")
BERNSTEIN Halil, Nocturne for flute and orchestra
HAYDN Missa in angustiis ("Lord Nelson" Mass)

Sunday, July 22 
SIBELIUS Violin Concerto and Symphony No. 5

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Friday, July 27 
BRITTEN Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
MOZART Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-flat, K.271
BRAHMS Symphony No. 3
BERNSTEIN West Side Story

Sunday, July 29 
HAYDN Symphony No. 88
PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto No. 1
MOZART Symphony No. 40

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Friday, August 3
RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 2
STRAVINSKY The Firebird (complete)
BERNSTEIN Songfest
SIBELIUS Symphony No. 2

Sunday, August 5 
BORODIN Polovtsian Dances
WIENIAWSKI Violin Concerto No. 2
PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5

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Friday, August 10 [NO LECTURE]

Sunday, August 12 
RACHMANINOFF Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
MAHLER Symphony No. 1

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Friday, August 17
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 4
BERNSTEIN "Fancy Free," Divertimento for Orchestra, and
Serenade for violin and orchestra

Sunday, August 19

COPLAND An Outdoor Overture
BERNSTEIN Three Meditations from Mass
for cello and orchestra
BARTOK Concerto for Orchestra

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Friday, August 24
MAHLER Symphony No. 3

Sunday, August 26
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9