Two of the twentieth century's glorious spiritual masterpieces stand alongside one of the nineteenth century's most transcendent pieces in this inspiring program, featuring the SFS Chorus under guest conductor Charles Dutoit.
San Francisco Symphony
All sound clips are from San Francisco Symphony performances and are used with permission of the SFS Players Committee.
Concert: Approx. 1h 30, includes intermission.
Watch a Video
An interview with Charles Dutoit at the 2012 Verbier Festival:
Susanna Phillips sings Mendelssohn's Auf Flugein des Gesanges (On Wings of Song) at Alice Tully Hall:
Read an Article
Soprano Susanna Phillips talks to San Francisco Classical voice about her teacher, her favorite music, and her upcoming concerts with Charles Dutoit: "...when I go to San Francisco, to be able to sing, with Dutoit, Poulenc’s music and Fauré’s music is going to be such an honor and such a gift. I try very hard to be in the moment and be grateful for what I have in the moment." Read the full article: Oh Susanna! Met Star Comes to Davies Hall