3:00 PM Sunday, November 4, 2018
Semyon Bychkov and the Czech Philharmonic bring their distinctive, celebrated sound to Symphony Center for a program of much-loved works by Dvořák. They are joined by acclaimed cellist Alisa Weilerstein, whose recording of Dvořák's Cello Concerto with the orchestra was called “an interpretation of passion, with a spine-tingling thrill and generosity of feeling that make it irresistible” (The Daily Telegraph).
Dvořák Cello ConcertoDvořák Symphony No. 9 (From the New World)
Czech Philharmonic Semyon Bychkov conductorAlisa Weilerstein cello
7:00 PM Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Hear Amsterdam's legendary Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in a rare tour performance. One of the world’s finest orchestras, hailed for its “gloriously rich brass, gleaming strings and impeccably blended ensemble” (The Financial Times), makes a not-to-be-missed appearance.
Brahms Symphony No. 4R. Strauss Ein Heldenleben
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra TBD conductor
7:30 PM Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Michael Tilson Thomas brings the San Francisco Symphony, renowned for its “precise technique, notable muscularity and the musical breadth to excel at everything” (New York Classical Review), for a program of dynamic works. Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to see Tilson Thomas conduct the ensemble he has nurtured for nearly 25 years as they undertake their final domestic tour together.
Tilson Thomas AgnegramMendelssohn Violin ConcertoBeethoven Symphony No. 3 (Eroica)
San Francisco Symphony Michael Tilson Thomas conductorChristian Tetzlaff violin