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.
Sunday, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m April through Juneon Music Station
Michael Tilson Thomas
Michael Tilson Thomas worked with Aaron Copland on premieres of his compositions. Today, MTT conducts Copland's Danzón Cubano. Plus, works by Benjamin Britten and Dmitri Shostakovich.
Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Copland: Danzón Cubano
Britten: Serenade for Tenor, Horn, and Strings, Opus 31 Soloist: Toby Spence, tenor Soloist: Robert Ward, horn
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 15 in A major, Opus 141