Classical Music

11:00am

Mon May 4, 2015
San Francisco Symphony

San Francisco Symphony

Airs Monday, May 4, at 11 a.m. On this week's concert by the San Francisco Symphony, Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas leads the orchestra in the Pavane by Faure and the Symphony No. 3 in C Major, Op. 52 by Sibelius. Pianist Yuja Wang will join the orchestra for a performance of the Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30. For an encore, from the archives, we'll hear Sibelius: Symphony No. 4, Op. 63

3:00pm

Sat November 17, 2012
Cultural, Community, Information

Fiesta!

Elbio Barilari

Airs Saturday, November 17 at 3:00 p.m.  Fiesta! is a new, original production devoted to Latino concert music, and brings artistically significant compositions from Latin America, Spain and Portugal to your listeners. The acclaimed composer, musician, performer, and professor Elbio Barilari is the host and creative force behind this series. He invites listeners to enjoy and learn about the lively and compelling sounds of Latin American classical music. On this week's program we'll hear a profile of Piazzolla, featuring his Suite for Oboe and String Orchestra, his Tres Movimientos Sinfonicos, and his Suite Punta del Este.