Breaking Free of Chains

  1. Watch Benjamin Zander deliver his famous pre-concert talk for the Lutosławski Concerto for Orchestra and Cello from the perspective of the orchestra and an usher on the balcony. This is part 1 of a 2 part series.

    See Lutosławski Concerto for Orchestra and Cello: The Performance Pt. 3 for the credits.

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  2. Watch Benjamin Zander deliver his famous pre-concert talk for the Lutosławski Concerto for Orchestra and Cello from the perspective of the orchestra and an usher on the balcony. This is part 2 of a 2 part series.

    See Lutosławski Concerto for Orchestra and Cello: The Performance Pt. 3 for the credits.

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  3. The concerto opens with a five minute cello solo performed beautifully by Alexander Baillie. We opened quietly with sparse editing to mimic the feel of the music. Enjoy part 1 of 3.

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  4. Maestro Benjamin Zander, cellist Alexander Baillie, and the orchestra continue their journey through the Lutosławski Concerto. Part 2 of 3.

    For information about our next concert, Mahler 7, visit -- http://www.bostonphil.org/concert4

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  5. ... And here's the epic conclusion to our three part Lutosławski Concerto. Enjoy and be sure to check out http://www.bostonphil.org/concert4 for information about our final concert of the 2011-12 Season, Mahler 7.

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Breaking Free of Chains

Boston Philharmonic

Our third series of the 2011-12 season accompanies the February 2012 concert cycle where the Boston Philharmonic will perform Strauss' Ein Heldenleben and Lutos awski's Concerto for Cello and Orchestra. For more info visit: http://www.bostonphil.org/Concert3

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