Yefim Bronfman

Stefan Cohen / San Francisco Symphony

Airs Monday, September 3, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra under Maestro Michael Tilson Thomas is jouined by pianist Yefim Bronfman for the Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat major, Opus 73 “Emperor” by Beethoven. The concert opens with Richard Strauss's Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks, Opus 28, and also features the world premiere of Pandora by Mark Volkert. As an encore we'll hear the Linz Symphony by Mozart.

Airs Monday, October 16, 2017, at 1 p.m. The San Francisco Symphony continues its season of broadcast concerts this week with Michael Tilson Thomas leading the orchestra in the Symphony No. 1 in D major by C.P.E. Bach, the Symphony No. 1 in C minor by Brahms, and Apollo by Stravinsky. In the middle, pianist Yefim Bronfman will be featured in a new work by Jörg Widmann, his Trauermarsch for Piano and Orchestra.

Airs Monday, September 12, at 1 p.m. On this week's concert from the Cleveland Orchestra, their celebration of Brahms concludes with pianist Yefim Bronfman returning to the stage for the Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 83. Music Director Franz Welser-Möst will open the concert with the Brahms Variations on a Theme of Haydn and in the center, an historic performance of the Brahms Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53 featuring Lorin Maazel, conducting and Contralto Jessye Norman.

Airs Monday, September 5, at 1 p.m. On this week's concert from the Cleveland Orchestra, their celebration of Brahms continues with Franz Welser-Möst leading the orchestra in the Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor featuring pianist Yefim Bronfman. The concert will conclude with the Symphony No. 1 in C minor, by Brahms.

Airs Monday, May 11, at 11 a.m. This week on the San Francisco Symphony Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas takes the podium to lead the orchestra in a new work called "Lineage,' by Di Castri, the Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Opus 44 by Prokofiev, and Stravinsky's Divertimento from The Fairy's Kiss. Pianist Yefim Bronfman will be featured in the center performing Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Opus 23. 

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