Hewitt’s Intrepid Art of Fugue

March 11, 2014

United StatesUnited States J. S. Bach: Angela Hewitt (piano), presented by San Francisco Performances, SFJAZZCenter, San Francisco. 9.3.2013 (HS) Read more

Reliable Work, If Not Quite Fantastique

March 10, 2014

United StatesUnited States Prokofiev, Berlioz: Julia Fischer (violin), San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 6.3.2014 (HS) Read more

Look Out Europe—Here Comes MTT with Mahler 3

March 3, 2014

United StatesUnited States Mahler: San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 1.3.2013 (HS) Read more

Perahia Lets the Glow Come Through

February 22, 2014

United StatesUnited States Bach, Beethoven, Schumann, Chopin: Murray Perahia (piano), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 20.2.2013 (HS) Read more

Frühbeck de Burgos Relishes Rimsky Korsakov’s Sonorities

February 21, 2014

United StatesUnited States Haydn, Rimsky-Korsakov: Alicia Weilerstein (cello), San Francisco Symphony, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 19.2.2014 (HS) Read more

Incendiary Tchaikovsky Fourth from Van Zweden

February 14, 2014

Mozart, Sibelius, Tchaikovsky: Simone Lamsma (violin), San Francisco Symphony, Jaap van Zweden (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 11.2.2014 (HS) Read more

Gidon Kremer Continues the Weinberg Renaissance

February 4, 2014

United StatesUnited States Shostakovich/M. Zinman/A. Pushkarov, Britten, Weinberg: Gidon Kremer (violin), Kremerata Baltica, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 2.2.2014 (HS) Read more

Sure-Handed Sibelius, Cat-Like Rachmaninoff

February 3, 2014

United StatesUnited States Sibelius, Rachmaninoff, Stravinsky: Daniil Trifonov (piano), Osmo Vänskä (conductor), San Francisco Symphony, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 30.1.2014 (HS) Read more

Offbeat Charms from Hamelin

February 3, 2014

United StatesUnited States  Hamelin, Medtner, Schubert: Marc-André Hamelin (piano), presented by San Francisco Performances, Nourse Auditorium, San Francisco. 31.1.2-14 (HS) Read more

Colorful Bates Work Puts Beethoven in a New Light

January 12, 2014

United StatesUnited States Beethoven, Mason Bates: Alexander Barantschik (violin), San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 9.1.2014 (HS)

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San Francisco Orchestra Performing Bates

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