What You'll Get
Three of the Boston Philharmonic's former featured soloists have joined forces as the Boston Trio, and now violinist Irina Muresanu, pianist Heng-Jin Park and cellist Jonah Ellsworth return as an ensemble for a performance of Beethoven's famed Triple Concerto at Harvard University's Sanders Theatre. Also on the bill for this concert, conducted by Benjamin Zander, is Anton Bruckner's Symphony No. 9, a moving, monumental work from a composer who's long been a favorite of the BPO and its audience and critics. Thursday's performance includes an enlightening introduction by Zander before each piece, as part of the symphony's Discovery Series.
Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017:
This performance is part of BPO’s Discovery Series, which offers the listener a guide to the music as part of the concert experience. Maestro Zander engages the audience with illuminating and entertaining commentary immediately before the performance of each piece on the program, joined by the orchestra to illustrate points with musical examples. Typically these introductions last approximately 15 minutes each.
Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017:
Maestro Zander will offer an optional free pre-show lecture at 1:45pm.
This offer is not eligible for promo codes.
The Fine Print
Late seating is at the discretion of the house manager and will occur between movements or pieces. There's a pre-show talk at 1:45pm. The suggested minimum age for this concert is 5 years old. If you have specific questions about this performance, please call the Boston Philharmonic box office at 617-236-0999. ALL SALES FINAL. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Discount reflects current ticket prices, which may change. Ticket value includes all fees. Holder assumes all risk in connection with the event and releases Groupon, Goldstar, the venue and their affiliates from any related claims. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.