Thursdays at 9:00 pm
Weekly concerts recorded live at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco.
Since its beginning in 1911, the San Francisco Symphony has been known for innovative programs that offer a spectrum of traditional repertory and new music. Today, the orchestra’s artistic vitality, recordings, and groundbreaking multimedia educational projects carry its impact throughout American musical life. The Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas, who has served as music director since 1995, 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 bringing new audiences into Davies Symphony Hall.
Conductor Simone Young
The celebrated Australian conductor leads the SF Symphony and guest soloists Emily Magee, Stuart Skelton, and Ain Anger in music by Strauss and Wagner.
Sasha Cooke & Ryan McKinny
Music by Berlioz, Mahler, Ravel, and the program’s conductor, SF Symphony music director Michael Tilson Thomas.