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February 16, 2020
March 8, 2020
March 29, 2020
All Sunday evenings at 5:30 pm.
Sunday, Nov 10, 2019, 5:30pm
Join us for three lesser-known works by familiar composers. Each written over 30 years apart, these pieces trace the evolution of Romanticism through the 19th century. Works by Schubert, Clara Schumann, and Brahms.
Sunday, Feb 16, 2020, 5:30pm
Centered around Shostakovich’s monumental piano trio, this program explores the intensity and aftermath of WWII. Works by Bloch, Shostakovich, and Messaien.
Sunday, March 29, 2020, 5:30pm
In 1897, Richard Strauss set Tennyson’s substantial poem to music. Popular in its day, but rarely performed now, Enoch Arden carries the drama of tone poems and opera into the salon. Work by Richard Strauss.
Sunday, March 8, 2020, 5:30pm
Host Robert Howard teams up with SF Symphony’s new assistant concertmaster Wyatt Underhill in Ravel’s masterful duo from 1922. Works by Ravel, Rosza, and Bach.