From San Francisco, a Shostakovich concerto and a ballet suite by Stravinsky

April 04, 2018

Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Yuja Wang play Shostakovich’s “1st Piano Concerto” with the San Francisco Symphony. Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas conducts.  Also on the program, Stravinsky’s “Firebird Suite” and “Song of the Nightingale”.

Wednesday April 4: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 18-01) (new series)

Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas

*Soloists: Yuja Wang, piano/ Mark Inouye, trumpet

Bright Sheng:"The Dream of the Red Chamber" Overture

*Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C minor, Opus 35

Stravinsky: Le Chant du Rossignol AND

Stravinsky The Firebird Suite [1919 revision]

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These programs are partially sponsored by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

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