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Sunday, May 8, 2016 Permalink

San Francisco Symphony: Program Details 8 May 2016

Herbert Blomstedt | Photo: Martin U.K. Lengemann | CAMI
 

Herbert Blomstedt | Photo: Martin U.K. Lengemann | CAMI

SFS Conductor Laureate and former SFS Music Director Herbert Blomstedt returns to the SFS podium to conduct a Mozart piano concerto with soloist Peter Serkin and a symphony by Sibelius. Plus, Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Tchaikovsky's Serenade for Strings.

 


Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt

 

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 19 in F major, K. 459
Soloist: Peter Serkin, piano

Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 in D major, Opus 43

Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings, Opus 48 (Michael Tilson Thomas, cond.)