San Francisco Symphony

When:
September 10, 2016 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
2016-09-10T20:00:00-05:00
2016-09-10T22:30:00-05:00
Where:
Davies Symphony Hall
Davies Symphony Hall
201 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102
USA
Cost:
Tickets on sale July 18

In celebration of “the most original musical thinker of our time,” (The New Yorker) MTT pays tribute to composer Steve Reich alongside American masterworks including a selection of American songs with soprano Susanna Phillips. Grammy Award-winning ensemble eighth blackbird joins members of the SF Symphony for Reich’s Double Sextet and the program culminates with the full orchestra in Reich’s Three Movements.

Conductor/Performers

Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Susanna Phillips, soprano
eighth blackbird
San Francisco Symphony

Program:

Copland

Billy the Kid Suite

Copland

Selection of American Songs

Steve Reich

Double Sextet

Steve Reich

Three Movements