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Program Notes

Each week, thousands of San Francisco Symphony concert-goers open their programs to read about the drama, the passion, and the inspiration behind the music they're hearing. You can read our critically acclaimed program notes online one week prior to select concerts.

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Shostakovich: Concerto No. 2 in G major for Cello and Orchestra, Opus 126​

Stravinsky: The Firebird

MTT: Street Song for Symphonic Brass

MFF: OUT WEST

Tartini: Sonata in G minor for Solo Violin Devils Trill

Benjamin Attahir: Jawb, for String Octet

Mendelssohn Octet in E-flat major for Strings Opus 20

Schubert Rondo in A major for Violin and Strings D438

Mozart: Sonata in A major for Piano, K.331(300i)

Brahms: Trio in C minor for Violin, Cello, and Piano, Opus 101

Beethoven: Trio in E-flat major for Violin, Cello, and Piano, Opus 1, no.1

Brahms: Trio in C minor for Violin, Cello, and Piano, Opus 101