A host of musical highlights under the title "planet Shakespeare": America's most famous soprano Renée Fleming sings selections from Verdi's Otello in a program that will also feature Tchaikovsky's romantic Romeo and Juliet Overture, music from West Side Story, and a European premiere. We will be hearing New York’s Metropolitan Opera Orchestra under its principal conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin.
Leonard Bernstein Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
Matthew Aucoin Lear Sketches (German premiere)
Peter Tschaikowsky Romeo and Juliet. Fantasy Overture After Shakespeare