Esa-Pekka Salonen

On the program:

Fugue in G minor, BWV 578 "Little" (arr. Stokowski) - Los Angeles Philharmonic, Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor

Cello Suite No. 1 in G, BWV 1007 - Phoebe Carrai, cello

Cantata BWV 73 Herr, wie du willt, so schick's mit mir (translation) - Yukari Nonoshita, soprano;  Gerd Türk, tenor;  Peter Kooy, bass;  Bach Collegium Japan, Masaaki Suziki, director

Prelude and Fugue in E-flat, BWV 552 "St. Anne" - Los Angeles Philharmonic, Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor

In a move that is astonishing much of the classical music world, the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) announced Wednesday that it has appointed Finnish composer and conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen as its next music director, beginning in September 2020.

Courtney Lewis conducts Boston's Discovery Ensemble in performances at New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall and Classical New England's Fraser Performance Studio.

On the program:

Ludwig van Beethoven - Leonore Overture No. 2

Esa-Pekka Salonen - Mania
Kacy Clopton, cello

Claude Debussy - Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 55 "Eroica"

Aaron Copland - Clarinet Concerto
William R. Hudgins, clarinet

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