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
András Schiff | photo: Nadia F Romanini
András Schiff conducts this week and is soloist in a Mozart Piano Concerto. Plus a Mass by Haydn and Songs by Schubert.
Conductor: András Schiff
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27 in B flat major, K.595Soloist: András Schiff, piano
Haydn: Lord Nelson MassSoloists:Anna Lucia Richter, sopranoBritta Schwarz, contraltoWerner Güra, tenorRobert Holl, bassSan Francisco Symphony Chorus – Ragnar Bohlin, director
Songs by Franz Schubert:
Widerschein ("Reflection"), D.639 [Set to a poem by Franz Xaver von Schlechta.]Fischerweise ("Fisherman's Song"), D.881 [Text by Schlechta.]Das Lied im Grünen ("Song of the Greenwood"), D.917 [Set to a Friedrich Reil poem.]Im Frühling ("In Spring"), D.882 [Set to a Ernst Schulze poem.]Totengrabers Heimwehe ("Gravedigger's Homesickness"), D.842 [Set to a text by Jacob Nicolaus Craigher.]Ständchen ("Serenade"), D.920 [Text by Franz Grillparzer.]