Finnish conductor Dalia Stasevska makes her BSO debut on the opening weekend of the season conducting the orchestra in Sibelius's Second Symphony. Bruch’s first violin concerto is performed by young rising star Randall Goosby.
Imani Winds performs Phenomenal Women, a piece inspired by Maya Angelou, Michelle Obama, and more. Also on the program are Bartok’s scandalous The Miraculous Mandarin and Tchaikovsky’s popular 5th Symphony.
Michael Stern leads the BSO in an exploration of Bartok’s suite from the scandalous ballet The Miraculous Mandarin. Imani Winds joins the BSO for Valerie Coleman’s Phenomenal Women. A Q&A session and after-party follow the performance.