Mahler’s “Ninth Symphony” featured on tonight’s “Evening Concert” from San Francisco

May 16, 2018
 

Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 it’s the “San Francisco Symphony”.  Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Mahler’s “Ninth Symphony”, his last completed symphonic work. The symphony has many motivic and thematic quotations and the mood is reflective of a composer facing his mortality. 

Wednesday May 16: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 18-07)

CONDUCTOR: Michael Tilson Thomas

Mahler: Symphony No. 9 in D major

ENCORE: Debussy La Mer


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