San Francisco Symphony Newswire (Page 7)

San Francisco Symphony Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Veronika Eberle Plays Schumann's Long Forgotten Violin ConcertoRead the original story

    May 23, 2017 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    ... In a series of four concerts May 17-21, 2017, German violinist Veronika Eberle made her debut with San Francisco Symphony performing the Schumann Violin Concerto with the orchestra led by Guest Conductor Roberto Abbado. I attended the Saturday ...

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  2. BWW Interview: Getting 'Fantastic Results' with Great...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Richard Strauss and others of that ilk. (This also includes Tchaikovsky, who's on the program at the San Francisco Symphony , where Honeck will be debuting with three concerts starting May 25, though so is Shostakovich's ) And he feels that the ...

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  3. Schumann's problem child returns to the SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | SFGate

    ... on Wednesday, May 17, when the young German violinist Veronika Eberle used it as the vehicle for her San Francisco Symphony debut, led by guest conductor Roberto Abbado . The piece is still a problem child - formally awkward, prone to repetition, ...

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  4. Charles Dutoit Leads San Francisco Symphony in the Berlioz RequiemRead the original story

    May 16, 2017 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    ... had its premiere on December 5, 1837. Here in San Francisco Guest Conductor Charles Dutoit led the San Francisco Symphony in three performances of the Berlioz Requiem May 4-6 at Davies Hall. Tenor Paul Groves sang the beautiful Sanctus movement, and ...

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  5. Lou Harrison, The 'Maverick' Composer With Asia In His EarsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | National Public Radio

    ... gay back in the 1930s. In 1995, Tilson Thomas opened his first concert as music director of the San Francisco Symphony with a piece by Harrison. It's called A Parade for MTT and inside it, the conductor says, is a little bit of everything. "It's a ...

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  6. Pianist Emanuel Ax performs with the San Francisco Symphony, Wed-Sat in Davies Symphony HallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | SFGate

    Just a week after leading the San Francisco Symphony in a troublingly lax account of the Berlioz Requiem, Charles Dutoit stormed back into Davies Symphony Hall on Wednesday, May 10, and unleashed the full force of his musical mastery. For a longtime admirer of this conductor's trademark blend of suavity and grandeur, it was a welcome sight.

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  7. Mozart and Haydn conclude Symphony season, Cellist David Michael Goldblatt featuredRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... translate that vision into an actualized work. David Michael Goldblatt, who has been a member of the San Francisco Symphony since 1978, knows that process very well. Goldblatt credits his musical training and teachers with providing him with the ...

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  8. Violinist takes top honors at Mondavi Center Young Artists CompetitionRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | Davis Enterprise

    ... is a fourth-year student at the Juilliard School in New York. He has appeared in concerts with the San Francisco Symphony, the Utah Symphony and other orchestras. In addition to the violin, Shi plays several traditional Chinese instruments, ...

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  9. Dutoit leads Symphony in an anemic RequiemRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | SFGate

    Berlioz's massive Requiem took up residency in Davies Symphony Hall this week in all its sprawling splendor, an assemblage of gigantic choral forces, extra orchestral players and brass ensembles scattered throughout the hall. On Thursday, May 4, Charles Dutoit led the San Francisco Symphony and Chorus in their first performance of this steroidal masterpiece in nearly 30 years.

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  10. Mozart and Haydn conclude Symphony seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Willits News

    ... translate that vision into an actualized work. David Michael Goldblatt, who has been a member of the San Francisco Symphony since 1978, knows that process very well. Goldblatt credits his musical training and teachers with providing him with the ...

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  11. San Francisco Conservatory of Music Launches Curated Channel on Apple MusicRead the original story

    May 3, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... gold medalist and acclaimed recitalist; violinist Alexander Barantschik, Concertmaster of the San Francisco Symphony and, before that, the London Symphony Orchestra; and Mason Bates, perhaps the leading composer of his generation and, since 2016, ...

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  12. Stern Grove 2017 Announced: Mavis Staples, Amadou & Miriam, Eric Burdon & the Animals, MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | KQED

    ... kicks off June 25 with Kool & the Gang and local soul act Quinn DeVeaux. As ever, since 1938, the San Francisco Symphony performs in the grove, this year on July 9, and the San Francisco Ballet performs July 30. July 23 - Los Angeles Azules ...

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  13. Budgets, Trump's budget and its impact on San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | Marina Times

    ... Art can forget about planned upgrades or adding more exhibitions. The San Francisco Ballet and the San Francisco Symphony may have to limit the number of shows they perform. And funding for the arts education for our children would be nonexistent. ...

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  14. SFCM Orchestra Performs Works by Crawford Seeger, Barber, and Stravinsky 5/6Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for producing musicians of the highest caliber. Its faculty includes nearly 30 members of the San Francisco Symphony as well as Grammy and Latin Grammy Award-winning artists in the fields of orchestral and chamber performance, classical guitar, and ...

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  15. AXPONA: More That's New on Jason's Day TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Stereophile

    ... Ultra Isolators, the voice of mezzo Michelle DeYoung sounded extremely gorgeous and smooth on the San Francisco Symphony native DSD recording of "Um Mitternacht" (At Midnight) from Mahler's RA1 4ckert-Lieder . The Minnesota Orchestra's Original ...

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  16. Violinists Cordula Merks and Chen Zhao Join Faculty of San Francisco Conservatory of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The San Francisco Conservatory of Music today announces the appointment of Cordula Merks , concertmaster of the San Francisco Ballet Orchestra, and Chen Zhao , a member of the San Francisco Symphony and SFCM graduate, to its violin faculty. These additions to SFCM's roster complement a series of recent appointments to its strings faculty, most recently violist Dimitri Murrath and violinist Kay Stern.

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  17. Katie Nicely '92 is VP for Advancement at San Francisco Conservatory of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    ... between the audience, performers, and the community." Nicely has also served in various roles for the San Francisco Symphony; was the director of development for Stanford Lively Arts (now Stanford Live); served as the director of development and ...

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  18. San Francisco Conservatory of Music Appoints Katie Nicely Vice President of AdvancementRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... barriers to economic opportunities for those in need. Prior to United Way Bay Area, Nicely was at the San Francisco Symphony where she held various roles in development and engagement for eight years; she served as a division head in charge of ...

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  19. Celebrated young Russian pianist performs with SF SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... with four performances of his compatriot composer Sergei Prokofiev's Concerto No. 2 with the San Francisco Symphony under the baton of Andres Orozco-Estrada at Davies Symphony Hall. The Prokofiev piece, once described as a “frantic ...

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  20. Concerts also scheduled by famed keyboardists Murray Perahia, Leif Ove Andsnes and Marc HamelinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    ... with four performances of his compatriot composer Sergei Prokofiev's Concerto No. 2 with the San Francisco Symphony under the baton of Andres Orozco-Estrada at Davies Symphony Hall. The Prokofiev piece, once described as a "frantic dazzler," will ...

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