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The Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) is an American orchestra based in Boston, Massachusetts. It is one of the five major American symphony orchestras commonly referred to as the "Big Five". Founded in 1881, the BSO plays most of its concerts at Boston's Symphony Hall and in the summer performs at Tanglewood.

Andris Nelsons is the current music director of the BSO. Bernard Haitink currently holds the title of conductor emeritus of the BSO, and Seiji Ozawa has the title of BSO music director laureate.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1938 Symphony no. 5 in E-flat major / Pohjola's Daughter Jean Sibelius; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Serge Koussevitzky 1
1939 Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев; Richard Hale, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Сергей Александрович Кусевицкий 3
1960 Appalachian Spring / The Tender Land - Suite Aaron Copland, Boston Symphony Orchestra 1
1963 Incidental Music to A Midsummer Night's Dream Felix Mendelssohn; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf 1
1965 Violin Concerto / Havanaise Khachaturian; Saint‐Saëns, Kogan, Boston Symphony, Monteux 1
1970 Carmina Burana Carl Orff; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 6
1971 The Planets Gustav Holst; Boston Symphony Orchestra, William Steinberg 3
1972 The Rite of Spring / King of the Stars Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Men's Chorus of The New England Conservatory, Michael Tilson Thomas 2
1973 Symphonie Fantastique Berlioz; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 2
1975 Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5 In E Minor Opus 64 Tchaikovsky; Pierre Monteux, Boston Symphony Orchestra 1
1976 Symphony no. 4 / Central Park in the Dark Charles Ives; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
1977 Symphonies nos. 3 and 6 Jean Sibelius; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Colin Davis 1
1979 The Planets Holst; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 3
1981 Piano Concerto no. 5 "Emperor" Beethoven; Rudolf Serkin, Seiji Ozawa, Boston Symphony Orchestra 2
1983 The Four Seasons Vivaldi; Joseph Silverstein, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 3
1984 Berlioz: Les nuits d’été / Debussy: La damoiselle élue Hector Berlioz, Claude Debussy; Frederica von Stade, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
1984 The Five Piano Concertos Beethoven; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa, Rudolf Serkin 1
1984 Violin Concertos Alban Berg, Igor Stravinsky; Itzhak Perlman, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 2
1985 Piano Concertos nos. 2 and 4 Beethoven; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa, Rudolf Serkin 1
1986 Violin Concertos Tchaikovsky, Sibelius; Viktoria Mullova, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 3
1987 Bolero Ravel; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
1987 Pini di Roma / Feste romane / Fontane di Roma Ottorino Respighi; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
1987 Romeo & Juliet, op. 64 (complete recording) Prokofiev; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
1987 Symphony no. 2 Mahler; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood Festival Chorus, Seiji Ozawa, Kiri Te Kanawa, Marilyn Horne 1
1987 Boléro / Rapsodie espagnole / Pavan for a Dead Princess / La Valse / "Mother Goose" Suite Ravel; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch 2
1987 Dvorak: Concerto pour violoncelle / Tchaikovski: Variations Rococo Dvorak, Tchaikovski; Mstislav Rostropovitch, Seiji Ozawa, Boston Symphony Orchestra 1
1987 Romeo & Juliet (Highlights) Prokofiev; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
1988 Beethoven: Symphony no. 5 / Leonore Overture no. 3 / Schubert: Symphony no. 8 "Unfinished" Beethoven, Schubert; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch 2
1988 Klavierkonzert No. 1 / Klavierkonzert No. 2 / Totentanz Franz Liszt; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa, Krystian Zimerman 1
1988 Symphonie fantastique (1962 recording) Berlioz; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch 4
1988 Symphonie Nr. 1 Gustav Mahler; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
1988 Symphonies nos. 4 and 5 Beethoven; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf 1
1988 Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral" Ludwig van Beethoven; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf 1
1989 Panufnik: Sinfonia Votiva / Sessions: Concerto for Orchestra Andrzej Panufnik, Roger Sessions; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 2
1989 Gloria / Stabat Mater Poulenc; Kathleen Battle, Tanglewood Festival Chorus, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 2
1989 Offertorium Sofia Gubaidulina; Gidon Kremer, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Dutoit 2
1989 Deutsche Grammophon Collection: Má vlast Bedřich Smetana; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Rafael Kubelík 2
1989 Symphonies nos. 1 & 8 Beethoven; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf 1
1989 Symphony no. 2 Brahms; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf 1
1990 Don Quixote / Die Liebe der Danae R. Strauss; Yo‐Yo Ma, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa, Toronto Symphony, Andrew Davis 1
1990 Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor / "Choral" Fantasy Beethoven; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa, Rudolf Serkin 1
1990 Symphonie Fantastique / Roméo Et Juliette: Scène D'amour Hector Berlioz; 小澤征爾 & Boston Symphony Orchestra 1
1990 Symphony No. 2 / Finlandia / Valse Triste / Swan of Tuonela Sibelius; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis 1
1991 Béla Bartók: Violinkonzert No. 2 / Norbert Moret: Un rêve Béla Bartók, Norbert Moret; Anne-Sophie Mutter, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
1991 La Mer Debussy; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch 2
1991 Piano Concerti Grieg, Schumann; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis, Claudio Arrau 1
1991 The Rite of Spring / Firebird Suite / Fireworks Stravinsky; Boston Symphony, Chicago Symphony, Ozawa 2
1992 The Nutcracker / Sleeping Beauty Tchaikovsky; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
1992 Symphony no. 4 in E minor / Haydn Variations Johannes Brahms; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Bernard Haitink 2
1992 Symphonies no. 36 "Linzer" / no. 39 / Eine Kleine Nachtmusik Mozart; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Leinsdorf 1
1992 When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd Roger Sessions; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
1993 Saint-Saëns: Symphony no. 3 / Debussy: La Mer / Ibert: Escales Saint-Saëns, Debussy, Ibert; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch, Berj Zamkochian 2
1993 Daphnis et Chloé (1955 recording) Ravel; Boston Symphony, Charles Munch 3
1993 Overtures / Queen Mab Scherzo Berlioz; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch 1
1994 A Midsummer Night's Dream Felix Mendelssohn, Ozawa & Boston Symphony Orchestra 1
1994 Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf / Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the Animals / Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (narrated by Melissa Joan Hart as Clarissa) Prokofiev, Saint-Saëns, Britten; Melissa Joan Hart, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
1994 Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 2 / Schumann: Cello Concerto Shostakovich, Schumann; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa, Gidon Kremer 1
1994 Prokofiev: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 5 (Legendary Performers) Сергей Александрович Кусевицкий & Boston Symphony Orchestra 1
1994 Concerto for Orchestra Bartók; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf 1
1994 Le sacre du printemps / Pétrouchka Stravinsky; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Pierre Monteux 1
1994 Symphonie fantastique Berlioz; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Georges Prêtre 1
1994 Symphonie fantastique (1954 recording) Berlioz; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch 3
1994 Symphony No 1 "Classical" & No 5 Prokofiev; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf 1
1995 Gloria Poulenc; Kathleen Battle, Simon Preston, Trevor Pinnock, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Ozawa 1
1995 Pierre Monteux Edition, Volume 14: Symphonies nos. 4, 5 & 6 “Pathétique” Tchaikovsky; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Pierre Monteux 1
1995 Symphony no. 5 Gustav Mahler; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf 1
1996 Faust-Symphonie Liszt; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein, Kenneth Riegel 1
1996 Swan Lake Пётр Ильич Чайковский; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 3
1996 Daphnis et Chloé Maurice Ravel; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood Festival Chorus, Bernard Haitink 1
1996 Violin Concertos Alban Berg, Igor Stravinsky; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa, Itzhak Perlman 1
1998 Violin Concertos Beethoven, Mendelssohn; Jascha Heifetz, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch 2
1998 Symphonie Fantastique / Romeo and Juliet Hector Berlioz; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch 2
1999 Finlandia / Valse Triste / Romance / Symphony No. 2 Sibelius; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Ashkenazy 1
1999 Bernstein Conducts Stravinsky and Ravel Stravinsky, Ravel; Members of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein 1
2000 Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 1 / Debussy: Images Tchaikovsky, Debussy; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Michael Tilson Thomas 1
2000 The Rubinstein Collection: Volume 58 (Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4 & 5) Ludwig van Beethoven; Arthur Rubinstein, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf 1
2001 Symphonies 5 & 7 Jean Sibelius; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis 1
2001 Bolero / Pavane / Valses nobles / Rhapsodie Espagnole Ravel; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 2
2001 TreeSong / Violin Concerto / 3 Pieces from Schindler's List John Williams; Gil Shaham, Boston Symphony Orchestra, John Williams 2
2003 Boléro Ravel; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
2003 Orchestral Transcriptions Johann Sebastian Bach; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
2003 Keisuke Wakao Plays Bach, Mozart, Britten, Prokofiev with Friends of the Boston Symphony Orchestra Bach, Mozart, Britten, Prokofiev; Keisuke Wakao, Boston Symphony Orchestra 2
2003 Piano Concertos Nos. 1, 2 Rachmaninov; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa, Krystian Zimerman 2
2004 Sibelius: Symphony no. 7 / Tapiola / Pohjola's Daughter / Grieg: The Last Spring Jean Sibelius, Edvard Grieg; BBC Symphony Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Sergey Koussevitzky 1
2004 Ballet Suites Tchaikovski; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Osawa 1
2004 Le Mer / Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune / Images / Nocturnes Claude Debussy; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch 1
2004 Pathétique Symphony Tchaikovsky; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Pierre Monteux 1
2004 Pohjola's Daughter / Valse Triste / Karelia Suite / En Saga / Tapiola Jean Sibelius; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis 1
2004 Requiem Hector Berlioz; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch 1
2005 Symphony no. 8 "Symphony of a Thousand" Mahler; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 2
2005 Ravel: Boléro / La valse / Rapsodie espagnole / Debussy: Images Ravel, Debussy; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Charles Munch 1
2007 The Shadows of Time Henri Dutilleux; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
2007 Ein Heldenleben, op. 40 Richard Strauss; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf, Joseph Silverstein 1
2008 Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf / Sibelius: Symphony no. 2 Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев, Jean Sibelius; Eleanor Roosevelt, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Serge Koussevitzky 1
2009 Ein deutsches Requiem Johannes Brahms; Christine Schäfer, Michael Volle, Boston Symphony Orchestra , James Levine, Tanglewood Festival Chorus 1
2009 The Firebird / Petrouchka Stravinsky; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
2011 Boléro / Rapsodie espagnole Ravel; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1
2015 Shostakovich Under Stalin’s Shadow: Symphony No. 10 Shostakovich; Andris Nelsons, Boston Symphony Orchestra 1
Also sprach Zarathustra / Till Eulenspiegel / Don Juan Richard Strauss; Boston Symphony Orchestra 1
Antiche danze ed arie Respighi; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa 1

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