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Michael Tilson Thomas and SF Symphony Release Recording of Bernstein's Arias and Barcarolles on SFS Media Label August 24, 2018

August 1, 2018

   

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / AUGUST 1, 2018
 

ON THE EVE OF LEONARD BERNSTEIN’S BIRTH CENTENNIAL, MICHAEL TILSON THOMAS AND THE SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY RELEASE RECORDING OF BERNSTEIN’S ARIAS AND BARCAROLLES ON SFS MEDIA LABEL AUGUST 24, 2018

Mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard and bass-baritone Ryan McKinny are featured in this recording of Bernstein’s final song cycle

Digital-only release available for streaming and download in stereo, mastered for iTunes quality, and 24-bit/96kHz Studio Master

SAN FRANCISCO—In honor of American icon Leonard Bernstein’s birth centennial, Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) and the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) announce the release of Bernstein Arias and Barcarolles, on August 24, the eve of the composer’s 100th birthday. Recorded during live performances at Davies Symphony Hall in September 2017, and featuring mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard and bass-baritone Ryan McKinny, this latest release from the SF Symphony’s eight-time Grammy Award-winning in-house recording label, SFS Media, will be available for streaming and download in stereo, Mastered for iTunes quality, and 96kHz/24-bit Studio Master.  

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