The San Francisco Symphony continues a tradition that began in 1926, when it became the first symphonic ensemble in the United States heard in regular radio broadcasts.
Sunday, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m April through Juneon Music Station
Osmo Vänskä | photo: Greg Helgeson
Finnish conductor Osmo Vänskä, Music Director of the Minnesota Orchestra, visits the SFS to conduct works by fellow Finn Jean Sibelius; plus Stravinsky, and a work by Rachmaninoff featuring Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov.
Conductor: Osmo Vänskä
Sibelius: Night Ride and Sunrise, Opus 55
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Opus 43 Soloist: Daniil Trifonov, piano
Stravinsky: Symphonies of Wind Instruments [1947 version]
Sibelius: Symphony No. 6, Opus 104