Beethoven

San Francisco Symphony Onstage
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Airs Friday, August 7, 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 "From the Diary of Anne Frank*" by Michael Tilson Thomas with mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard followed by Beethoven's Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 “Eroica.”

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival
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Airs Thursday, December 5, 2019, at 1 p.m. Join us each Thursday afternoon at 1 p.m. for the 2019 season of concerts from the Santa Fe Chamber Music Series. This week violinists pianist Shai Wosner joins with violinist Martin Beaver and cellist Eric Kim for a concert featuring two brilliant pianio trios. The Piano Trio in D Major, Op. 70, No. 1, “Ghost" by Beethoven and the Brahms Piano Trio in C Minor, Op. 101.

Airs Monday, September 23, 2019, at 1 p.m. The Cleveland Orchestra 2019 season continues on Red River Radio with Guest Conductor Herbert Blomstedt leading the orchestra in two symphonic masterpieces, Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony, the symphony No. 6, and Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 3, the Scottish."

San Francisco Symphony Onstage
Stefan Cohen / SFS

Airs Monday, July 29, 2019, at 1 p.m. This week Emanual Ax performs two piano concertos by Mozart and Schoenberg. Michael Tilson Thomas leads the orchestra in these works and works by Strauus and Beethoven.

Airs Thursday, July 25, 2019, at 1 p.m. This concert, broadcast live from Carnegie Hall features pianist Sir András Schiff performing fantasies, sonatas and suites by Mendelssohn and the most well-known configuration of the "Three Bs" — Bach, Beethoven and Brahms. Jeff Spurgeon and John Schaefer co-host the broadcast.

Airs Thursday, July 11, 2019, at 1 p.m. This concert, broadcast live from Carnegie Hall on February 15, 2019, includes a program of Richard Strauss, Beethoven, and the New York premiere of Guillaume Connesson's Eiréné with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra conducted by Daniel Harding, featuring pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard.

Program:
Connesson: Eiréné (NY Premiere)
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5, "Emperor"
R. Strauss: Ein Heldenleben

San Francisco Symphony Onstage
Stefan Cohen / SFS

Airs Monday, May 27, 2019, at 1 p.m. This season of the San Francisco Symphony radio broadcasts opens with Michael Tilson Thomas leading the orchestra in three symphonies; Haydn's Symphony No. 69 in C major; the Symphony No. 3 in C major, Opus 52 by Sibelius; and Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Opus 67. The concert concludes with an archival performance of Stravinsky's Symphony in Three Movements.

Grand Teton Music Festival
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Airs Monday, May 20, 2019, at 1 p.m. Join us for another concert from the Grand Teton Music Festival when Music Director Donald Runnicles leads the festival orchestra movemnets 2 & 3 from the Violin Concerto by Brahms with violinist James Ehnes followed by the final movement of Beethoven's Symphony No. 9. To open Jeannette Sorrell will lead the orchestra from the harpsichord in the first movement from Bach's Brandenburg No. 5.

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival
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Airs Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 1 p.m. The new season of concerts from the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival concludes this week as host Kerry Frumkin welcomes countertenor David Daniels for a perfromance of Vivaldi's Stabat Mater. Also on the concert the Miami String Quartet will present Five Pieces for String Quartet by Schulhoff and Pianist Anne-Marie McDermott joins violinist Ida Kavafian and cellist Peter Wiley for the Piano Trio in G Major, Op. 121a by Beethoven.

Grand Teton Music Festival
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Airs Monday, April 29, 2019, at 1 p.m. Join us for another concert from the Grand Teton Music Festival with music director Donald Runnicles as they present Beethoven's Symphony No. 3.

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