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Sunday, April 24, 2016 Permalink

San Francisco Symphony: Program Details 24 April 2016

Susanna Mälkki | Photo: Simon Fowler

Susanna Mälkki | Photo: Simon Fowler

Finnish conductor Susanna Mälkki leads the SFS in works by American composer Charles Griffes, a Bartók piano concerto and a Brahms symphony.  Also, Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Sttravinsky's Petrushka.  (Read a Chicago Tribune article about Susanna Mälkki at the link to the right.)


Conductor: Susanna Mälkki


Griffes: The White Peacock, Opus 7, no.1

Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3
Soloist: Jeremy Denk, piano

Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D major, Opus 73

Stravinsky: Petrushka (Michael Tilson Thomas, cond.)