With an overwhelming talent and innate musicality, Seong-Jin Cho is a rising star on the world stage and considered one of the most distinctive pianists of his generation. (Status Pending for 2020-2021)
Sunday Dec. 6
NEC’s Jordan Hall
3:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, NEC’s Jordan Hall, Classical, Piano soloist
The Tetzlaff Quartet have rapidly established a reputation as "one of the world's most fascinating chamber ensembles" (La Nazione).
Friday Dec. 11
NEC’s Jordan Hall
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, NEC’s Jordan Hall, Classical, Quartet
Pianist and composer Conrad Tao–one of the most influential and risk-taking artists of the new generation, makes his Boston recital debut.
Wednesday Dec. 16
Longy's Pickman Hall
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Longy's Pickman Hall, Classical, Piano soloist
The Afro-Colombian dance company that thrilled audiences in 2018 returns with an evening-length work that dismantles stereotypes, clichés, and falsehoods about the Black body.
Thursday Jan. 21
NEC - Black Box
8:00pm
Ticketed, Upcoming Season, NEC - Black Box , Dance
The Afro-Colombian dance company that thrilled audiences in 2018 returns with an evening-length work that dismantles stereotypes, clichés, and falsehoods about the Black body.
Friday Jan. 22
NEC - Black Box
8:00pm
Ticketed, Upcoming Season, NEC - Black Box , Dance
The Afro-Colombian dance company that thrilled audiences in 2018 returns with an evening-length work that dismantles stereotypes, clichés, and falsehoods about the Black body.
Saturday Jan. 23
NEC - Black Box
8:00pm
Ticketed, Upcoming Season, NEC - Black Box , Dance
One of today’s finest pianists makes a long-awaited Boston recital debut.
Friday Jan. 29
NEC’s Jordan Hall
8:00pm
Ticketed, Upcoming Season, NEC’s Jordan Hall, Classical, Piano soloist
One of the most exciting young talents on the international dance scene, British artist Aakash Odedra makes his highly anticipated Boston debut in a captivating solo show.
Friday Jan. 29
NEC - Black Box
8:00pm
Ticketed, Upcoming Season, NEC - Black Box , Dance
One of the most exciting young talents on the international dance scene, British artist Aakash Odedra makes his highly anticipated Boston debut in a captivating solo show.
Saturday Jan. 30
NEC - Black Box
8:00pm
Ticketed, Upcoming Season, NEC - Black Box , Dance
Canceled featuring Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano
The world’s first classical guitar quartet–and still one of the finest–teams with mezzo Isabel Leonard for a sumptuous evening of song.
Saturday Jan. 30
NEC’s Jordan Hall
8:00pm
Ticketed, Upcoming Season, NEC’s Jordan Hall, Classical
For more than 30 years, Doug Varone and Dancers has devoted itself to the humanity and virtuosity of dance; the company’s latest work, Somewhere, invokes the iconic West Side Story.
Friday Feb. 5
NEC - Black Box
8:00pm
Ticketed, Upcoming Season, NEC - Black Box , Dance
Canceled feat. Renee Rosnes, Ingrid Jensen, Anat Cohen, Melissa Aldana, Noriko Ueda, Allison Miller
An international all-star all-female supergroup, Artemis plays with passion, power, and sensitivity.
Friday Feb. 5
Sanders Theatre
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Sanders Theatre, Jazz
For more than 30 years, Doug Varone and Dancers has devoted itself to the humanity and virtuosity of dance; the company’s latest work, Somewhere, invokes the iconic West Side Story.
Saturday Feb. 6
NEC - Black Box
8:00pm
Ticketed, Upcoming Season, NEC - Black Box , Dance
Canceled Lindsay Garritson, piano
A founding member of Roomful of Teeth, Dashon Burton’s Series recital debut will showcase quintessentially American works.
Wednesday Feb. 10
Longy's Pickman Hall
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Longy's Pickman Hall, Classical, Vocal
Defying convention and boundaries, Time for Three stands at the busy intersection of Americana, modern pop, and classical music.
Friday Feb. 12
Sanders Theatre
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Sanders Theatre, Americana, Classical, Popular
Canceled The Music of Lerner and Loewe
Rob Kapilow examines iconic songs such as “Almost Like Being in Love” and “I Could Have Danced All Night." This performance is not currently for sale, and its status is pending for 2020-2021.
Friday Feb. 19
NEC’s Jordan Hall
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, NEC’s Jordan Hall, Lecture / Performance
Canceled featuring Anaïs Mitchell, Duncan Sheik, and Shaina Taub
Three singer-songwriters who are also responsible for some of Broadway’s stunning successes come together for a unique collaborative concert.
Wednesday Feb. 24
Sanders Theatre
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Sanders Theatre, Vocal, Popular, Theatre
Lage and his rhythm section bring together jazz fusion, jam band liberation, standards, and embryonic rock ‘n’ roll with virtuosic precision.
Thursday Feb. 25
Berklee Performance Center
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Berklee Performance Center, Jazz
A 7-year-old falls in love with dance at her first recital. 40 years later, she works every day to stay in the game. At 70 she keeps moving.
Saturday Feb. 27
Boch Center Shubert Theatre
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Boch Center Shubert Theatre, Dance
A 7-year-old falls in love with dance at her first recital. 40 years later, she works every day to stay in the game. At 70 she keeps moving.
Sunday Feb. 28
Boch Center Shubert Theatre
3:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Boch Center Shubert Theatre, Dance
The superb Takács Quartet joins forces with one of today’s foremost pianists for a stunning collaboration.
Sunday Feb. 28
NEC’s Jordan Hall
3:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, NEC’s Jordan Hall, Classical
Canceled Created by Yaron Lifschitz with the Circa Ensemble
A wild, tender, and savage ride, En Masse presents two visions of humanity at its extremes through circus settings of Schubert’s Winterreise and selections from Schwanengesang, as well as Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring.
Wednesday Mar. 3
Emerson Paramount Center
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Emerson Paramount Center, Theatre, Dance
Canceled Created by Yaron Lifschitz with the Circa Ensemble
A wild, tender, and savage ride, En Masse presents two visions of humanity at its extremes through circus settings of Schubert’s Winterreise and selections from Schwanengesang, as well as Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring.
Thursday Mar. 4
Emerson Paramount Center
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Emerson Paramount Center, Theatre, Dance
Canceled Created by Yaron Lifschitz with the Circa Ensemble
A wild, tender, and savage ride, En Masse presents two visions of humanity at its extremes through circus settings of Schubert’s Winterreise and selections from Schwanengesang, as well as Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring.
Friday Mar. 5
Emerson Paramount Center
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Emerson Paramount Center, Theatre, Dance
Bassist Richard Bona and pianist Alfredo Rodriguez met through their shared mentor, Quincy Jones. The music from this international collaboration, steeped in close friendship, is a can’t-miss addition to your season!
Saturday Mar. 6
Berklee Performance Center
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Berklee Performance Center, Jazz
Canceled Created by Yaron Lifschitz with the Circa Ensemble
A wild, tender, and savage ride, En Masse presents two visions of humanity at its extremes through circus settings of Schubert’s Winterreise and selections from Schwanengesang, as well as Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring.
Saturday Mar. 6
Emerson Paramount Center
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Emerson Paramount Center, Theatre, Dance
Canceled Created by Yaron Lifschitz with the Circa Ensemble
A wild, tender, and savage ride, En Masse presents two visions of humanity at its extremes through circus settings of Schubert’s Winterreise and selections from Schwanengesang, as well as Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring.
Sunday Mar. 7
Emerson Paramount Center
3:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Emerson Paramount Center, Theatre, Dance
A longtime favorite of Series audiences, the consistently astounding Sir András Schiff returns for his seventh solo recital and eighth appearance on the Series, his first since the 2015-16 season.
Sunday Mar. 7
Symphony Hall
7:30pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Symphony Hall, Classical, Piano soloist
Canceled Hsin-I Huang, piano
Porter offers a personal program designed to show how literature—by continually extending our sensibilities and our capacity for empathy—can enrich our understanding of, and love for, music.
Wednesday Mar. 10
Longy's Pickman Hall
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Longy's Pickman Hall, Classical
One of the jazz world’s most respected and original creators brings her ensemble to Sanders Theatre for the Boston-area premiere of her latest project, Data Lords.
Friday Mar. 12
Sanders Theatre
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Sanders Theatre, Jazz
Canceled
Exploring the limitless possibilities of the taiko, the traditional Japanese drum, Kodo is forging new directions for a vibrant living art form.
Sunday Mar. 14
Symphony Hall
5:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Symphony Hall, World
A master of the gaita – the Galician bagpipes – Cristina Pato is a whirlwind of artistic vitality and virtuosity.
Tuesday Mar. 16
160 Mass Ave
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, 160 Mass Ave, World
The Westerlies, a young New York-based brass quartet at the intersection of new music and progressive jazz, teams up with the equally broadminded vocalist Theo Bleckmann for a pointed new project, This Land.
Wednesday Mar. 17
160 Mass Ave
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, 160 Mass Ave, Jazz
Multi-genre standout guitarist and producer Mark Lettieri makes his Series debut with his trio, but he’s not new to Boston thanks to his work with Snarky Puppy.
Friday Mar. 19
160 Mass Ave
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, 160 Mass Ave, Jazz
Flor de Toloache is a Latin Grammy-winning, New York-based all-female mariachi ensemble known for stretching the boundaries of this rich traditional music into decidedly new places.
Saturday Mar. 20
160 Mass Ave
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, 160 Mass Ave, Folk, Latin
Canceled James Baillieu, piano
Described as "the current front-runner in the new generation of Lieder singers" (Gramophone), Benjamin Appl is celebrated by audiences and critics in recital, concerts, and opera settings.
Wednesday Apr. 7
Longy's Pickman Hall
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Longy's Pickman Hall, Classical, Vocal
Join David for a touching, morbid, hilarious, shocking evening of essays, diary entries, and more, and make plans to stay after the reading to meet him in person.
Friday Apr. 9
Symphony Hall
7:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Symphony Hall, Spoken Word
Canceled Sir Antonio Pappano, Music Director and Conductor, Maxim Vengerov, Violin Soloist
In his fifteen years at the helm of Rome’s Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Sir Antonio Pappano has breathed new life into the orchestra and cultivated a sound that allows for sweeping drama and fine articulation.
Sunday Apr. 11
Symphony Hall
5:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Symphony Hall, Classical
Canceled featuring guest vocalist Lizz Wright and Chris Potter
The Collective celebrates the music of iconic singer and songwriter Joni Mitchell, a singular artist with deep connections to the jazz continuum.
Thursday Apr. 15
Berklee Performance Center
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Berklee Performance Center, Jazz
Enjoy an intimate multimedia evening of music and storytelling when Itzhak Perlman gives fans insights and personal glimpses into his long and celebrated career.
Sunday Apr. 18
Symphony Hall
5:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Symphony Hall, Classical
Acclaimed pianist Evgeny Kissin returns to the Series for his first solo recital since the 2013-14 season.
Sunday Apr. 25
Symphony Hall
5:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Symphony Hall, Classical, Piano soloist
Canceled Thomas Weaver, piano
Saxophonist Jess Gillam is an extraordinary rising star in classical music with flawless technique and stunning musicality.
Wednesday Apr. 28
Longy's Pickman Hall
8:00pm
Ticketed, Current Season, Longy's Pickman Hall, Classical
The Emerson String Quartet has maintained its status as one of the world’s premier chamber music ensembles for more than four decades. This performance has been postponed to the 2021-22 season.
Friday May 7
NEC’s Jordan Hall
8:00pm
Ticketed, Upcoming Season, NEC’s Jordan Hall, Classical