Boston Symphony Chamber Players at the Naumburg Bandshell
Wednesday, July 08, 2015
On Tuesday, July 14, WQXR brought you a live broadcast from the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park. The concert features the Boston Symphony Chamber Players made their debut at the bandshell, which has been hosting free concerts for 110 years.
Founded in 1964 during Erich Leinsdorf’s tenure as music director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Boston Symphony Chamber Players are made up of principal players from the BSO. Their program for this concert in the park features three contrasting works by three great masters: Mozart, Carl Nielsen and Brahms.
WQXR's Terrance McKnight hosts the broadcast.
Mozart: Oboe Quartet
Carl A. Nielsen: Wind Quintet
Brahms (arr. Alan Boustead): Serenade No. 1 for Winds and Strings
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