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
Michael Tilson Thomas | Photo: Art Streiber
Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Bach, Tchaikovsky, and a Pulitzer Prize winning work premiered by the San Francisco Symphony in 2001 by Henry Brant, inspired by a ship navigating through a field of icebergs. Plus, a composition by Michael Tilson Thomas.
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
Henry Brant: Ice Field Soloist: Cameron Carpenter, organ
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Opus 64
Michael Tilson Thomas: Street Song for Symphonic Brass