Re/current: MTT conducts Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony

The Seventh Symphony.  It’s propulsive power and energy ranks it as one of Beethoven greatest achievements.  Enduring for almost two centuries.  Experience Beethoven, and on the flip side, master Deejay and Project San Francisco composer Mason Bates performs his orchestral showpiece B-Sides.   

This is the first of two programs bringing together Ludwig van Beethoven and Mason Bates.  Buy both concerts, and get 25% off!  Click here to get started.


Conductor/Performers

Michael Tilson Thomas

conductor

Alexander Barantschik

violin

Mason Bates

electronica

San Francisco Symphony

Program

Mason Bates

The B-Sides

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

Concert: Approx. 1h 40m, includes intermission.


Podcasts

Beethoven's Symphony No. 7

Watch a Video

Mason Bates discusses Beethoven, his own artistic process, and more:

Mason Bates travels to Fermilab to record sounds used in Alternative Energy:

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The Thursday Matinee concerts are endowed by a gift in memory of Rhoda Goldman.