Boston Symphony Orchestra
The Boston Symphony Orchestra is heading to Europe for its first tour of the continent since 2007.
The BSO announced Monday that the new eight-year contract, which will run through 2022, replaces the original five-year deal that began last September.
See Boston’s best singers, dancers, scientists and musicians on Valentine’s Day evening in 2015.
Fifty years ago, the BSO was performing at Symphony Hall when John F. Kennedy was shot and killed.
Both the St. Louis and Boston Symphony Orchestras are baseball lovers.
Andris Nelsons, the new music director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, will not be able to conduct at Tanglewood this weekend because of a concussion suffered at his home in Germany, the BSO reported Monday in a prepared statement.
The Boston Symphony Orchestra is opening the 2013 season at Tanglewood on Friday night with an all-Tchaikovsky opening night concert in the Koussevitzky Music Shed beginning at 8:30 p.m.
Boston is one of the best cities in the world for classical music performance venues.
World-renowned conductor Andris Nelsons has been named music director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
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