December 2013 programs on the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra

Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m.



Please note that the San Francisco Symphony will be heard at 10:00 p.m. on Christmas day to accommodate the Christmas Concert from St. Olaf College at 8:00 p.m.

12/4      Mozart:  Adagio for Violin and Orchestra, Rondo for Violin and Orchestra Hindemith: Trauermusik Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3, Symphony No. 40 Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings (Pinchas Zukerman, v & vla and cond; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)

12/11    Mozart:  Piano Concerto No. 9 Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 Sibelius: Symphony No. 3 (Garrick Ohlsson, p; Herbert Blomstedt, cond)

12/18    Bruckner/Nowak:  Symphony No. 5 Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 (Herbert Blomstedt and Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)

12/25 (10pm)     Schreker:  Prelude to Act I of Die Gezeichneten Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 4 Saint-Saëns:  Symphony No. 3, Organ Respighi:  The Pines of Rome (Simon Trpčeski, p; Alexander Barantschik, v; Jonathan Dimmock, org; Edo de Waart, cond)