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Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony's Schumann Symphonies Nos. 1–4 album nominated for 2019 Grammy Award in the category of Best Orchestral Performance  

December 7, 2018

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / December 7, 2018

MICHAEL TILSON THOMAS AND THE SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY’S SCHUMANN SYMPHONIES NOS. 1–4 ALBUM NOMINATED FOR 2019 GRAMMY AWARD IN THE CATEGORY OF BEST ORCHESTRAL PERFORMANCE

Recording on Orchestra’s in-house label SFS Media

SAN FRANCISCO, December 5, 2018–Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony’s live concert recording of Schumann Symphonies Nos. 1–4 has been nominated for a 2019 Grammy® Award in the category of Best Orchestral Performance. Recorded live at Davies Symphony Hall during the 2015–16 season and released in 2017, the album offers a nuanced approach to Schumann’s orchestral masterpieces, which accentuate the lyrical and tender capabilities of the composer’s writing.

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