2020-21 Digital Season

2020-21 Digital Season

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 special events; and more.

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2020-21 Digital Season

12 Videos

  • Nostalgia: Esa-Pekka Salonen

    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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  • Rhythm Spirits

    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...

  • Lineage: Julia Bullock

    SF Symphony Collaborative Partner and classical vocalist Julia Bullock curates a SoundBox program, featuring members of the SF Symphony and Chorus, pianist Sarah Cahill, and violinist Benjamin Beilman.

    This century-spanning program bridges defiant contrasts and unearths surprising connections. S...

  • Thunder Song

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

    Curated by composer Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate, with SF Symphony musicians.

  • Patterns: Esa-Pekka Salonen

    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:
    STEVE REICH...

  • Zimbabwean Musical Culture: Chinyakare Ensemble

    Explore the intersection between classical music and Zimbabwean musical culture.

    Curated by the Chinyakare Ensemble, with SF Symphony musicians.

  • Destiny Muhammad

    Harpist Destiny Muhammad curates a SoundBox program.

  • Persian Musical Culture: Mohammad Nejad

    Explore the intersection between classical music and Persian musical culture. Curated by Mohammad Nejad, with SF Symphony musicians.

  • Nico Muhly

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

    Program:
    INTI FIGGIS-VIZUETA: ‘Inbhir’
    ORLANDO GIBBONS (arr. Nico Muhly): See, See the Word is Incarnate
    NICO MUHLY: ‘Motion’
    LUKÁŠ JANATA: New Work (World Premiere, SF Symphony Commission)
    MEREDITH MONK (a...

  • Klezmer Musical Culture: Joshua Horowitz and Veretski Pass

    Explore the intersection between classical music and Klezmer musical culture.

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

  • Claire Chase

    SF Symphony Collaborative Partner and flutist Claire Chase curates a SoundBox program.

  • Esa-Pekka Salonen

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

  • Nostalgia: Esa-Pekka Salonen Digital Program Book

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