A Salute to Gershwin

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The SF Symphony lights up the stage with the unforgettable music of a Jazz Age legend: George Gershwin. Featuring the show-stopping talents of Broadway vocalist Capathia Jenkins, and award-winning pianist Andrew von Oeyen, hear a dazzling selection of classic Gershwin showpieces, including “Summertime,” “Fascinatin’ Rhythm,” An American in Paris, and his most famous work, Rhapsody in Blue.


Conductor/Performers

Edwin Outwater

Conductor

Capathia Jenkins

Vocalist

San Francisco Symphony

Program

Gershwin

Overture to Girl Crazy 

Gershwin

"Good Mornin’, Sistuh!" from Catfish Row suite

Gershwin

Rhapsody in Blue

Gershwin

Strike Up the Band, from Strike Up the Band 

Gershwin

"Our Love is Here to Stay", from Goldwyn Follies

Gershwin

"Clap Yo’ Hands", from Oh, Kay!

Gershwin

The Man I Love, from Strike Up the Band

Gershwin

"Fascinating Rhythm" from Lady Be Good

Gershwin

"Summertime," from Porgy and Bess

Gershwin

An American in Paris

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

Podcasts

Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue
 

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  1. Tue, Jul 3, 2018 at 7:30pm

    Davies Symphony Hall

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Pre- and post-show Events

Andrew von Oeyen with sign his CD after the concert on July 3rd

Program Support

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