Learn why theres nothing like the Symphonys summer home at Tanglewood; conductor Thomas Wilkins travels to Boston schools with his popular workshops, and BSO percussionists explain that not all drum sticks are created equal.
BSO 360, a five-part limited series, captures the spirit of the Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) and the people who make the orchestra a treasure in Boston and throughout the world. Featuring compelling stories, delightful music and in-depth profiles, the program provides a backstage pass to the inner workings of this world-class orchestra. Episodes include a visit to the banks of the Charles River in Boston where every July 4th the BSO invites the public to a joyous celebration of Americas birthday, with majestic music, performances by popular artists and a massive fireworks display. Featured guests in this episode include: conductor Keith Lockhart; Tony Award winner Leslie Odom, Jr. (Hamilton);Grammy Award winner Melissa Etheridge; and musician Andy Grammer.