If you have ever wanted to learn more about classical music, come to Benjamin Zander's captivating pre-concert Guide to the Music talks. The talks are an intrinsic part of the Boston Philharmonic experience. Maestro Zander pours his passion and energy into bringing music alive for the novice and the experienced music lover alike.

The 2021-2022 season:

Symphony Hall
Wednesdays and Fridays  at 6:45 PM
Sundays at 1:45 PM
Past Seasons:
NEC's Jordan Hall
Saturdays at 6:45pm
Sanders Theatre
Sundays at 1:45pm
Symphony Hall
Fridays at 6:45 PM
Sundays at 1:45 PM
Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra concerts do not have a pre-concert Guide to the Music however Benjamin Zander will give commentary about the pieces throughout the concerts.
Join us on YouTube to listen to Benjamin Zander lead musicians in interpretations of a huge range of classical masterworks.