Airs Thursday, August 16, 2018, at 1 p.m. This season opener conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin features the music of Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue and Bernstein's symphonic arrangements of his music for On the Waterfront and West Side Story. Soloists are pianists Lang Lang and Chick Corea, as well as 14-year-old Maxim Lando. The young pianist joined in on a two-piano arrangement of Rhapsody.
Leonard Bernstein: On the Waterfront Symphonic Suite George
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Leonard Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
Max Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Opus 26 (performed by Janine Jansen, violin & Royal Concertebouw Orchestra, Daniele Gatti, conductor)