Adams Gallery Celebrates BSO's 125th Season

3/3/2006

The Boston Symphony Orchestra is a cultural institution that inspires pride in Bostonians and enjoys a fine reputation worldwide.

BSO Celebrates 125 Years tells the story of the orchestra from the time of its founding in 1881 by Bostonian Henry Lee Higginson, who long had dreamed of having a premiere orchestra in his hometown. It follows the careers of a series of influential conductors and music directors, along with the new work they premiered. The exhibit also takes a close look at the magnificent and acoustically outstanding Symphony Hall, the orchestra's home since 1900.

BSO Celebrates 125 Years will run March 6, 2006, through June 30, 2006 at the Adams Gallery.

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Suffolk University's Adams Gallery presents exhibits on themes related to Boston history. Its location on the Freedom Trail, in the historic heart of Boston, makes it a natural site for exhibits of original materials or reproductions of importance in the chronology of Boston and New England. The gallery is located at 120 Tremont Street in Boston, and is free and open to the public from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. For more information, please visit our website at http://www.suffolk.edu/adams_gallery or call 617-305-1782

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