It beguiles and seduces, sensuous and exotic. Distinguished Spanish maestro Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos returns for Rimsky-Korsakov's spectacular, Scheherazade. A musical magic carpet flies you to the world of the Arabian nights. Plus, acclaimed cellist and MacArthur Fellow Alisa Weilerstein performs Haydn’s elegant Cello Concerto in C.
San Francisco Symphony
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Concert: Approx. 1h 50m, includes intermission.
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