• Bronfman Plays Shostakovich


    Music Director Jaap van Zweden conducts Walker’s Lyric for Strings, composed in memory of his grandmother, an escaped slave, and Mozart’s intimate yet epic Gran Partita. The formidable Yefim Bronfman joins Principal Trumpet Christopher Martin in Shostakovich’s uncharacteristically optimistic conc...

  • David Lang’s prisoner of the state

    Leaving August 7

    An opera about a woman who disguises herself as a man to free her husband from political imprisonment. No, it’s not Beethoven’s Fidelio; it is David Lang’s fresh take on the same themes of love and liberty, but expressed in his contemporary, clear, American musical voice.