A few years ago, I was invited to rehearse the Bolshoi Orchestra, an amazing opportunity to experience the rich musical heritage of Russia.
Prokofiev’s Nevsky cantata expresses in music and text the Russians’ attachment to its country’s rivers as well as its lakes as markers of history and cultural identity.
Music Director Ming Luke talks about the challenges and importance of singing Russian choral works in our current season.
Carrie Hennessey and Jason Sherbundy treated BCCO chorus members to a preview of their upcoming recital, a benefit for BCCO, as they performed Beim Schlafengehen, by Richard Strauss, one of his Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs).
BCCO responds to the fire at First Congregational Church