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
Sasha Cooke | Photo: Dario Acosta
Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Schubert, Bach and Mahler's song cycle Das Lied von der Erde (The Song of the Earth).
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Schubert: Symphony in B minor, D.759, Unfinished
Mahler: Das Lied von der ErdeSoloists: Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano; Simon O’Neill, tenor
Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 2
San Francisco Symphony program notes and text of Das Lied von der Erde (in both German and English) available by following the link on this page.