• Experience the SF Symphony in a new way!

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    Enjoy all of the Symphony’s digital concerts and events in one place, including seven new SoundBox programs, five new CURRENTS episodes, and other special projects to be announced. The platform will also offer select programs free of charge, including our upcoming Chinese New Year Virtual Celebra...

  • 2020-21 Digital Season

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    You’ll find all of the Symphony’s engaging digital concerts and events in one place, including boundary-defying SoundBox programs curated by Music Director Esa-Pekka Salonen, our Collaborative Partners, and other special guests; expanded music explorations with our CURRENTS series; one-of-a-kind ...

  • Nostalgia: Esa-Pekka Salonen

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    SF Symphony Music Director Esa-Pekka Salonen curates and conducts a SoundBox program.

    Nostalgia is a longing to return home, but what if that home isn’t there anymore? In SoundBox: Nostalgia, three composers look to a past that may or may not exist, while opening new portals to the future.

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  • Lineage: Julia Bullock

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    SF Symphony Collaborative Partner and classical singer Julia Bullock curates SoundBox: Lineage, in which century-spanning works converse with one another, tracing a uniquely personal and musical lineage.

    Julia Bullock notes: “The musicians on this SoundBox program could not make music all togeth...

  • Patterns: Esa-Pekka Salonen

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    SF Symphony Music Director Esa-Pekka Salonen curates and conducts a SoundBox program.

    Patterns build on one another, in a magical and complex dance of design. SoundBox: Patterns looks to the distant past and cornerstones of musical Minimalism to reveal the structure within.

    Program:
    Esa-Pekka S...

  • Resilience: Destiny Muhammad

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    Harpist Destiny Muhammad curates a SoundBox program exploring musical portraits of resilience in a journey that reminds us hope is on the horizon.

    Destiny Muhammad notes, “Hope is resilience. An energy force on its own. Healing, renewing, and restoring and reminding, it’s going to be all right.”...

  • Focus: Nico Muhly

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    SF Symphony Collaborative Partner and composer Nico Muhly curates a SoundBox program.

    Program:
    INTI FIGGIS-VIZUETA: ‘Inbhir’
    ORLANDO GIBBONS (arr. Nico Muhly): This is the Record of John
    NICO MUHLY: ‘Motion’
    LUKÁŠ JANATA: 'Flux' (World Premiere, SF Symphony Commission)
    MEREDITH MONK (arr. Ni...

  • Metamorphoses: Claire Chase

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    SF Symphony Collaborative Partner and flutist Claire Chase curates a SoundBox program that explores transformation, transfiguration, and becoming anew.

    Claire Chase notes: “The beautiful thing about music is that no matter how many constraints you put on it, it can and will reach out across time...

  • Jeremy Denk

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    Pianist Jeremy Denk curates a SoundBox program.

    JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: ‘Mach's mit mir, Gott, nach deiner Güt',’ BWV 377
    ROBERT SCHUMANN: Intermezzo from Violin Sonata, ‘F-A-E,’ WoO 22
    MARIN MARAIS : ‘Le Tableau de l'Opération de la Taille’ (Urinary Bladder Operation)
    WALTER MOLONEY: ‘The Influe...

  • Rhythm Spirits

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    Explore the intersection between classical music and Indian classical musical culture.

    Legendary tabla maestro Zakir Hussain, Indian classical violinist Kala Ramnath, and San Francisco Symphony musicians interpret Indian folk traditions to the tune of today. CURRENTS: Rhythm Spirits is a journe...

  • Thunder Song

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    Explore the intersection between classical music and American Indian musical cultures.

    Composer, pianist, and curator Jerod Impichchaachaaha' Tate and SF Symphony musicians come together to celebrate the timeless art of American Indian storytelling and music. CURRENTS: Thunder Song honors the b...

  • Mavambo eNgoma, Rooted in Music

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    Explore the intersection between classical music and Zimbabwean musical culture.
    The Chinyakare Ensemble and San Francisco Symphony come together in a program that celebrates music as the root of family, community, and the world. CURRENTS: Mavambo eNgoma, Rooted in Music is a joyous message of l...

  • Invisible Borders

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    Explore the intersection between classical music and Persian classical musical culture.

    Master multi-instrumentalist and curator Mohammad Nejad joins San Francisco Symphony musicians in a program that explores the transcendent healing power of music across borders and boundaries.

    Mohammad Nej...

  • Vessel of Song

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    Explore the intersection between classical music and Klezmer musical culture.

    Curated by Joshua Horowitz and Veretski Pass, with SF Symphony musicians.