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Articles & Interviews

These Symphony-commissioned feature articles offer insights into the music you'll hear in the concert hall. We hope you'll find them provocative and entertaining.

Angélique Kidjo: West African singer performs her most beloved songs plus new music from Philip Glass all with full orchestra

May 18, 2015

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Charles Dutoit: The Rhythms and Romance of Spain

May 18, 2015

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Jonathan Vinocour: for San Francisco Symphony's Principal Viola, it's all in the family

May 12, 2015

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American maverick John Cage delights with unexpected

American maverick John Cage delights with unexpected

May 12, 2015

American maverick John Cage delights with unexpected

May 12, 2015

Pablo Heras Casado: The View From the Summit

Mar 12, 2015

Edwin Outwater - Serious About Having Fun

Mar 11, 2015

For Nadya Tichman, Music Is a Family Affair

Mar 10, 2015

SoundBox Social Media Buzz

Dec 15, 2014

Win an autographed copy of "A Michael Feinstein Christmas"!

Dec 4, 2014

Win one of three copies of our new album signed by Michael Tilson Thomas, and have the Maestro himself read your "Miniature" poetry!

Nov 19, 2014

A Doorbell Rings in Hollywood
by Michael Steinberg

Sep 22, 2014

Get Red-Carpet Ready for Opening Night Gala

Aug 8, 2014

So You Think You Know Beethoven?

Jul 8, 2014

Beethoven Quiz

Apr 7, 2014