September 2015 programs on the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra

September 2015 programs on the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra

Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.

Pianist Simon Trpčeski (9/1) plays the accordion for fun.

This month on the San Fransisco Symphony presents a wide variety of selections for all tastes; from Mozart, Strauss and Beethoven to Ligeti, Mackey and Lutoslawski.  You'll hear it all on Tuesday evenings at 8:00 p.m. (Note:  The SFSO broadcast will be pre-empted on 9/22 for the live remote High Holy Days Yom Kippur service from Temple B'rith Kodesh.) 

9/1       Ligeti: Concert Românesc Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3 Dvořák: Three Legends for Orchestra Lutosławski: Concerto for Orchestra Hindemith: Concert Music for String Orchestra and Brass (Simon Trpčeski, p; Edwin Outwater and Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)

9/8       Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3 Steve Mackey: Eating Greens Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 25 Copland: Symphonic Ode Tilson Thomas: Street Song for Symphonic Brass (Jeremy Denk, p; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)

9/15      Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24 Strauss: An Alpine Symphony Brahms: Serenade No. 2 (Till Fellner, p; Semyon Bychkov and Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)

9/22      No program due to High Holy Days broadcast

9/29      Mozart: Divertimento for Strings Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto Britten: Simple Symphony Piazzolla: Melodia--Libertango Brahms: Symphony No. 2 (Alexander Barantschik, v; Seth Asarnow, bandoneon; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)