Sibelius en San Francisco Symphony <p><strong>Airs Monday, March 4 at 11 a.m. </strong>Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas returns to the podium this week for another concert by the San Francisco Symphony. He'll be joined by pianist Yuja Wang for a performance of the Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30 by Rachmaninoff. To open the concert maestro Thomas will lead them in a Pavane by Faure and we'll also hear the Symphony No. 3 in C major, Op. 52 by Jean Sibelius.</p><p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 17:00:00 +0000 40687 at San Francisco Symphony San Francisco Symphony <p><strong>Airs Monday, December 9 at 11 a.m. &nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on the San Francisco Symphony, conductor Herbert Blomstedt will be joined by pianist Garrick Ohlsson for the Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-Flat Major by Mozart. Then maestro&nbsp;</span>Blomstedt<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> will lead the orchestra in the Symphony No. 5 by Tchaikovsky and the Symphony No. 3 by </span>Sibelius<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Sun, 08 Dec 2013 17:00:00 +0000 36981 at San Francisco Symphony The San Francisco Symphony <div><strong>Airs Monday, November 11 at 11 a.m. </strong>On this week's concert by the San Francisco Symphony, Esa-Pekka Salonen will take the podium and lead the orchestra in music by Sibelius, Salonen, Wagner and Schoenberg. The concert&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">opens with </span>Sibelius<span style="line-height: 1.5;">' </span>Pohjola's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Daughter, Op. 49 and then violinist Leila </span>Josefowcz<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>joines<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> the orchestra for the Violin concerto by </span>Salonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Soprano Christine Brewer will then be featured in&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">excerpts from Wagner's opera </span>Gotterdammerung<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and the program concludes with the Five Pieces for Orchestra by Arnold </span>Schoenberg<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></div><p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 17:00:00 +0000 35638 at The San Francisco Symphony Red River Radio Spotlight: Opening Night with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra <div><strong>Aired Friday, September 20 at 11:00 p.m. Kermit Poling</strong> spoke with music director <strong>Michael Butterman</strong> and violinist&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Jennifer Koh</strong> about the opening concert in the <a href="" target="_blank"><strong>Shreveport Symphony Orchestra</strong>'<strong>s</strong></a> new season. The concert features <strong>Sibelius' Finlandia </strong>and his <strong>Violin Concerto</strong> as well as the Symphony No. 1 by <strong>Brahms</strong>.</span></div><p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 16:00:00 +0000 Kermit Poling 33758 at Red River Radio Spotlight: Opening Night with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra <p><strong>Airs Monday, June 17 at 11 a.m. </strong>Join the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra this Monday Morning at 11 a.m. when&nbsp;Yan Pascal Tortelier takes the podium for a concert featuring&nbsp;Jean Sibelius’ Symphony No. 1 and&nbsp;Morton Gould’s Spirituals for Orchestra. We'll also hear&nbsp;Maurice Ravel’s Kaddish for Cello and String Orchestra with cellist Anne Martindale Williams and&nbsp;Ernest Bloch’s “Nigun” from Baal Shem.</p><p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 16:00:00 +0000 29020 at Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra