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Washington Performing Arts presents: San Francisco Symphony

Saturday, March 23, 2019 8:00 PM

Michael Tilson Thomas makes his momentous final appearance in Washington, D.C., as music director of the San Francisco Symphony in a program featuring Beethoven’s “Eroica” Symphony and one of Thomas’ own compositions.

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Washington Performing Arts presents
San Francisco Symphony
Michael Tilson Thomas, music director
Christian Tetzlaff, violin


Michael Tilson Thomas makes his momentous final appearance in Washington, D.C., as music director of the San Francisco Symphony in a program featuring Beethoven’s “Eroica” Symphony and one of Thomas’ own compositions. German virtuoso Christian Tetzlaff, described as a “non-stop tour de force” (Independent), shines in Mozart’s Third Violin Concerto.

“More than just an unforgettable night of music-making” – (San Francisco Chronicle)

Performance Timing: Part One - 40 min.; Intermission - 18 min.; Part Two - 55 min.