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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.

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on Music Station

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Sunday, May 31, 2015 Permalink

San Francisco Symphony: Program Details 31 May 2015

Mason Bates at work with musicians
 

Mason Bates at work with musicians

MTT conducts a Beethoven symphony, and SFS Concertmaster Alexander Barantschik plays Beethoven's Romance #1 and #2. Also, a 2009 composition by young American composer (born 1977) Mason Bates, The B-Sides, dedicated to Michael Tilson Thomas.

 

Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas    

 

Beethoven: Romance No. 1 in G major, Opus 40
Beethoven: Romance No. 2 in F major, Opus 50
Soloist: Alexander Barantschik, violin

Mason Bates: The B-Sides

Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A major, Opus 93