San Francisco Symphony
Tuedays @ 8pm

Since its founding in 1911, the San Francisco Symphony has been known for innovative programs that offer a spectrum of traditional repertory and new music. Michael Tilson Thomas has been Music Director since 1995. Together, he and the San Francisco Symphony have been praised by the critics for their musicianship, for their innovative programming, for bringing the works of American composers to the fore, and for drawing new audiences into Davies Symphony Hall. The San Francisco Symphony has won some of the world's most prestigious recording awards, including eleven Grammy Awards, Japan's Record Academy Award, France's Grand Prix du Disque, and Britain's Gramophone Award.


Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano

Carl Phillip Emanuel Bach:  Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Wq. 183 No. 1
Jorg Widmann:  Trauermarsch for Piano and Orchestra
Johannes Brahms:  Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68
Igor Stravinsky:  Apollo


Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
San Francisco Symphony Chorus
Ragnar Bohlin, director
Karina Gauvin, soprano
Kelley O'Connor, mezzo-soprano

Gustav Mahler:  Symphony No. 2 in C minor "Resurrection"
Joseph Haydn:  Symphony No. 60


Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Yuja Wang, piano; Mark Inouye, trumpet

Dmitri Shostakovich:  Piano Concerto No. 1 in C minor, Op. 35
Igor Stravinsky: Le Chant du Rossignol
Igor Stravinsky:  Suite from The Firebird


Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Steven Braunstein, contrabassoon; Alexander Barantschik, violin

Michael Tilson Thomas:  Urban Legend
Bela Bartok:  Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta
Richard Strauss:  Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40


Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Alexander Barantschik, violin

Claude Debussy (orchestrated by Robin Holloway):   En blanc et noir
John Adams: My Father Knew Charles Ives
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov:  Scheherazade, Op. 35


Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor

Gustav Mahler:  Symphony No. 7 in E minor
Robert Schumann:  Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major


Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Cameron Carpenter, organ

Johann Sebastian Bach:  Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048
Henry Brant:  Ice Field
Peter IlyichTchaikovsky:  Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64
Michael Tilson Thomas:  Street Songfor Symphonic Brass