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.
Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos
San Francisco Symphony
Symphony No. 6, Le Matin
Cello Concerto No. 1
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Concert: Approx. 1h 50m, includes intermission.
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