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Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique

National Symphony Orchestra 1/16/2015 at 8 p.m John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C.

Brahms: Symphony No. 3 (new production)

Chicago Symphony Orchestra 3/27/2015 at 7:30 p.m 3/29/2015 at 3 p.m

Bartok: The Miraculous Mandarin

Colorado Springs Philharmonic 4/25/2015 at 8 p.m Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts

Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

National Symphony Orchestra 5/1/2015 at 8 p.m John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C.

Ravel: A Portrait (new production)

Chicago Symphony Orchestra: June 5 at 7:30 p.m. and June 7 at 3 p.m.
screen shot from the BTS video "Why Italy? Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 4."

Beyond the Score: Why Italy? Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4

To launch the fifth season of the Beyond the Score series, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and guest conductor Antonio Pappano surveyed Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4 (Italian). Recorded in November 2...
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A moveable feast … images from ‘A Pierre Dream’

The Beyond the Score production of “A Pierre Dream,” which celebrates the legacy of Pierre Boulez ahead of his 90th birthday in March, had its world premiere Nov. 14 at Symphony Center, wi...
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Creating the immersive experience of ‘A Pierre Dream&#...

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s Beyond the Score has cove...
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Beyond the Score — Haydn: The London Symphonies (new relea...

Late 18th-century London was the bustling capital of an expa...
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Beyond the Score — Wagner: ‘The Tristan Effect’...

Wagner's opera Tristan and Isolde ushered in a new era from...
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Beyond the Score — Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique (new rel...

Symphonie fantastique describes the life of an artist, repl...
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Gerard McBurney on his journey ‘beyond the score’...

In an interview with the British online magazine Sinfini Mus...
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Stravinsky: ‘The Rite of Spring’

Igor Stravinsky transformed simple ancient folk music from R...
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Beyond the Score: Schoenberg’s ‘Pierrot lunaire&...

In 1912, the young Arnold Schoenberg, who was already at the...
An early model of "A Pierre Dream," designed by Frank Gehry Partners. | Courtesy of Frank Gehry Partners

‘A Pierre Dream': A portrait of Pierre Boulez

“A Pierre Dream: A Portrait of Pierre Boulez,”  a world...