Daniil Trifonov

San Francisco Symphony Onstage
Stefan Cohen / SFS

Airs Monday, August 19, 2019, at 1 p.m. Pianist Daniil Trifonov joins Michael Tilson Thomas and the orchestra for the fiendishly difficult Rachmaninoff 3. Also performed are two of Jean Sibelius's final works that redefined what a symphony could be.

Program:
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 6, Op. 104
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 105
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30
Aaron Copland: Quiet City

Airs Monday, December 3, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week the Cleveland Orchestra present another concert from their 100th season with guest conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and pianist Daniil Trifonov presenting Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 2 and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6 “Pathetique.”

Airs Monday, October 30, 2017, at 1 p.m. This week we begin a new season of broadcast concerts from the Cleveland Orchestra with Jaap van Zweden leading the orchestra in the Sinfonia da Requiem by Britten and Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 in c, Op. 67. In between, pianist Daniil Trifonov will be the featured soloist in the Piano Concerto No. 23 in A, K. 488 by Mozart.

Airs Monday, July 10, 2017, at 1 p.m. Join the San Francisco Symphony for a brand new season as Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas is joined by pianist Daniil Trifonov for the Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor by Chopin on a concert that opens with Ravel's Menuet antique, and also features Rossini's Overture to La scala di seta and Roman Festivals by Respighi. The concert concludes with Also Sprach Zarathustra by Richard Strauss.

Airs Monday, August 3, at 1 p.m. This week on the San Francisco Symphony, pianist Daniil Trifonov joins maestro Osmo Vänskä for Rachmaninoff's tribute to one of music most chrarismatic entities and a performance of the Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini. Maestro Vänskä will open with a performance of Night Ride and Sunrise by Sibelius and you'll also hear the Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1947 version) by Stravinsky, the Symphony No. 6 by Sibelius, and from the archive we'll hear a performance of Haydn's Symphony No. 60 in C major, Il distratto.

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