Classical 91.5

San Francisco Symphony Premieres April 11, 2018

Apr 5, 2018

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The new season of the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra broadcasts begin on April 11th.  This month, meet SFSO Concertmaster Alexander Barantschik as he is soloist on the 4/25 program.

4/11        Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 1 Stravinsky: Le Chant du Rossignol, The Firebird Suite (Yuja Wang, p; Mark Inouye, tr; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)
4/18        Tilson Thomas: Urban Legend Bartók: Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta R. Strauss: Ein Heldenleben, Opus 40 (Steven Braunstein, cont bn; Alexander Barantschik, v; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)
4/25        Debussy/Holloway: En blanc et noir J. Adams: My Father Knew Charles Ives Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Opus 35 (Alexander Barantschik, v; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)