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Michael Tilson Thomas leads the San Francisco Symphony in Berlioz's Roméo et Juliette, June 28–July 1 at Davies Symphony Hall

June 2, 2017

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / JUNE 2, 2017

     
(High resolution images of Michael Tilson Thomas, Sasha Cooke, Nicholas Phan, and Luca Pisaroni are available for download from the San Francisco Symphony’s Online Photo Library)
 

MICHAEL TILSON THOMAS CONDUCTS BERLIOZ’S ROMÉO ET JULIETTE JUNE 28–JULY 1

Stellar lineup of vocalists include mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke, tenor Nicholas Phan, and bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) leads the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) in performances of Hector Berlioz’s musical adaption of Shakespeare’s classic story of love and tragedy, Roméo et Juliette June 28–July 1. A stellar lineup of guest vocalists brings Shakespeare’s dramatic play to life, with Grammy Award-winning mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke, tenor Nicholas Phan, and bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni. The San Francisco Symphony Chorus is also featured in these performances under the direction of Ragnar Bohlin, who celebrates his tenth anniversary as Director of the San Francisco Symphony Chorus this season.

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