San Francisco Symphony: Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 1
Airs Friday, September11, 2020, at 12 noon. Since its beginning in 1911, the San Francisco Symphony has been known for innovative programs that offer a spectrum of traditional repertory and new music. Today, the Orchestra’s artistic vitality, recordings, and groundbreaking multimedia educational projects carry its impact throughout American musical life. In this concert the orchestra presents Stephen Mackey's Portals, Scenes, and Celebrations along with the Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major, Op. 19 by Prokofiev and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36. Gil Shaham is the soloist.