Berkshire Eagle announced next year’s Tanglewood highlights on Friday:
July 3-4: James Taylor and Carole King perform as part of their world tour.
July 9: The eight-week BSO season opens with James Levine conducting Mahler’s “Resurrection” Symphony.
July 18: At the Shed, Arlo Guthrie and the Boston Pops under Keith Lockhart. At Ozawa Hall, Audra McDonald’s recital “The New American Songbook.”
June 26: Garrison Keillor and the “Prairie Home Companion” radio show.
July 16: Levine conducts a pairing of Mozart’s Requiem and Stravinsky’s “Symphony of Psalms.”
July 23: The BSO and guest singers perform Mozart’s comic opera “The Abduction from the Seraglio” in concert form under Levine.
July 24: Seiji Ozawa returns to the BSO podium in a Brahms program.
Aug. 8: Yo-Yo Ma presents a program of Asian music with his Silk Road Project.
Aug. 15: Oliver Knussen’s “Where the Wild Things Are” opera given in concert form by TMC students.
Aug. 29: The BSO season closes with Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, conducted by Kurt Masur.
We’re wondering if there will be any pop music this year…more programs to be announced in a few months.
Tickets go on sale Feb. 14. Information: http://www.tanglewood.org.