James Taylor leads Tanglewood’s Popular Artists schedule for the 2018 season, along with Stephen Stills, Judy Collins, Roger Daltry, Steve Martin, Martin Short, Bela Fleck, and others.
Dec. 8, 2014 Article by Dave Read James Taylor has announced that he and his All-Star Band have been added to the 2015 Tanglewood schedule, for once show only, on Saturday, July 4. The JamesTaylor.com presale begins Wednesday, December 10 at 10 am EDT. For several years, especially since he built a house in the… read more
Article by Dave Read Tanglewood and James Taylor both announce schedules for summer 2015 concerts on Nov. 13, 2014, but Taylor talks about an Aug. 6, 2015 show at Fenway Park (with his All-Star Band and special guest, Bonnie Raitt) while the Tanglewood calendar has a big fat TBA listed for the Fourth of July…. read more
James Taylor returns to Tanglewood in 2014 Nov. 23, 2013 article by Dave Read Tickets for James Taylor’s July 2014 concerts at Tanglewood on sale Nov. 27 at jamestaylor.com. James Taylor returns to Tanglewood in 2014 for concerts on the 3rd and Fourth of July, after skipping last summer in order to work on a… read more
James Taylor at Tanglewood July 2 – 4, 2012 by Dave Read. The Koussevitsky Music Shed at Tanglewood is a holy place in the minds of legions of classical music lovers, sort of a chapel to the cathedral – Symphony Hall in Boston. Over the past decade or so, the BSO has instituted a way… read more
Taylor Swift will be JAmes Taylor’s guest on his July 2 Tanglewood concert. Ms. Swift, named after James Taylor, was the Country Music Association’s 2011 Entertainer of the Year as well as the American Music Award’s Artist of the Year.
Tanglewood schedule for the week before the BSO opens its 75th season, June 22-July 5, 2012 features Yo-Yo Ma and his Silk Road Ensemble, June 22 and 24; Diana Krall returns to Tanglewood June 23; Mark Morris Dance Group performs June 28 & 29; A Prairie Home Companion, with Garrison Keillor broadcasts live from the Shed on June 30; and James Taylor plays concerts on July 2, 3, and 4th.
Tanglewood schedule week 2, July 13-19, 2012 includes the 75th Gala Anniversary Celebration on July 14, which features Boston Symphony, Boston Pops, and Tanglewood Music Center Orchestras, plus special guests John Williams, Keith Lockhart, Andris Nelsons, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Yo-Yo Ma, Peter Serkin, and James Taylor. On July 13, Anne-Sophie Mutter performs as soloist and conductor in three Mozart Violin Concertos. On July 18, Gerhard Oppitz begins a four concert series of the complete solo piano works of Brahms.
Video of James Taylor playing the Christmas hymn “Comfort and Joy” James Taylor, who makes his acting debut during November 2011 in Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol at the Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, has sent out a video of himself playing Comfort and Joy, recorded at his studio in the Berkshires:
James Taylor has three concerts and one Gala appearance on the Tanglewood 2012 schedule, marking the 20th summer he has performed there since making his Tanglewood debut in 1974. Accompanied by a band of first-rate musicians, Taylor is booked for July 2, 3, & 4, in what is becoming an Independence Day tradition in the… read more
Tanglewood season 2012 schedule overview Tanglewood, the summer home in the Berkshires of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, celebrates its 75th anniversary with a season of special programs and events beginning June 22 and concluding September 2, 2012. There will be international radio broadcasts and first-ever recording and educational programs, including 75 streams from the archive… read more
James Taylor who has been a resident of the Berkshires for several years and a frequent summertime attraction at Tanglewood will become a downtown Pittsfield attraction when A Christmas Carol opens on December 17 for a two week run at the Colonial Theatre. Taylor will appear in the role of Bob Cratchit, joining a cast… read more