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
San Francisco Symphony broadcasts return to Capital Public Radio (through June). This week, SFS Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Ravel, Rossini Repighi and Richard Strauss. Plus, 26-year old Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov is the soloist in a Chopin Piano Concerto.
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Ravel: Menuet antique
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Opus 21Soloist: Daniil Trifonov, piano
Rossini: Overture to La scala di seta
Respighi: Feste romane [Roman Festivals]
Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra