San Francisco Symphony: Tchaikovsky's First Symphony
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The last date listed for San Francisco Symphony: Tchaikovsky's First Symphony was Sunday January 8, 2012 / 2:00pm.
Currently at Davies Symphony Hall
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"Ferociously intense" (The Guardian) violinist Leila Josefowicz performs the piece John Adams… More
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Christian Tetzlaff, violin
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Ligeti: Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1, Winter Daydreams
Representing the first large-scale work of Tchaikovsky’s career, the Symphony No. 1 pays homage to the sounds he experienced daily in his beloved Russia. Ligeti’s Violin Concerto, however, is a gripping work about loss, memory, and neglect. Tetzlaff displays a “rich, velvety tone and an irresistible sense of line” (The New York Times), and his performance will astound the listener with its virtuosity and boldness of sound.