Shostakovich with Matthias Goerne and Tchaikovsky's Fifth

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2016-17 SeasonExperience a powerful program of music that grapples with questions of life, death, and fate. Shostakovich’s Suite on Verses of Michelangelo Buonarroti is brought to life by baritone Matthias Goerne, praised for a voice that is dark and rich, filled with “red-hot dramatic intensity.” (Bachtrack) Then, Tchaikovsky’s soaring Fifth Symphony fills the hall with its massive orchestral texture and unforgettable melodies.

Floor seats start at $39*.

*Subject to availability.


Conductor/Performers

Manfred Honeck

conductor

Matthias Goerne

baritone

San Francisco Symphony

Program

Shostakovich

Suite on Verses of Michelangelo Buonarroti

Tchaikovsky

Symphony No. 5

All sound clips are from San Francisco Symphony performances and are used with permission of the SFS Players Committee.

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Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5
 

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  1. Thu, May 25, 2017 at 8:00pm

    Davies Symphony Hall

  2. Fri, May 26, 2017 at 8:00pm

    Davies Symphony Hall

  3. Sat, May 27, 2017 at 8:00pm

    Davies Symphony Hall

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