The San Francisco Symphony Turns 100
Experience the San Francisco Symphony’s spectacular 2011 Centennial Opening Night Gala program on Blu-ray Disc™, featuring Itzhak Perlman playing Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto.
Other works in the gala program are Aaron Copland’s Billy the Kid Ballet Suite, Benjamin Britten’s The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra, and John Adams’s Short Ride in a Fast Machine.
Also on the disc is the exciting new documentary San Francisco Symphony at 100, narrated by Amy Tan, that tells the story of how a handful of civic-minded music lovers helped rebuild and revitalize one of the world’s most beloved cities following the earthquake and fire of 1906 by creating an orchestra for the people.
The documentary includes subtitles in English, Spanish, and simplified and traditional Chinese.
Visit the San Francisco Symphony store to buy the Blu-ray Disc.
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