Itzhak Perlman Opens the SF Symphony Season
San Francisco Symphony's season opening gala features violinist Itzhak Perlman and conductor Michael Tilson Thomas. Perlman will perform Bach's 'Double' Concerto and Schindler's List theme.
A Balletic Stravinsky Festival at SF Symphony
The San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas kick off a two-week Stravinsky Festival, featuring his iconic ballets and other works. Concerts are scheduled for the upcoming weekends.
‘They Must Have Gone Berserk!’
Emanuel Ax is set to perform Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 2 with the San Francisco Symphony, highlighting the drama, inventiveness, and unique cadenza of the early composition.
Leila Josefowicz Plays Salonen’s Violin Concerto
Violinist Leila Josefowicz revisits Esa-Pekka Salonen's award-winning concerto, originally written for her, with the San Francisco Symphony. She reflects on its evolution and impact.
San Francisco Symphony’s Next Season…
Esa-Pekka Salonen's first season as Music Director of the San Francisco Symphony will feature collaborations with eight talented partners, exploring diverse musical influences.
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