Maestro Pablo Heras-Casado Conducts in San Francisco

  • Music
  • San Francisco
  • Thu, October 03 —
    Sat, October 12, 2013
Maestro Pablo Heras-Casado Conducts in San Francisco

Internationally acclaimed Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado will lead notable orchestras in the U.S. throughout the fall.

A luminous and urgent performance, deftly balancing the shifts from moody ruminations to bouts of exuberance…. Heras-Casado is the thinking person’s idea of a hotshot young conductor.

The New York Times

Maestro Heras-Casado, the current Principal Conductor of the Orchestra of St. Luke’s in New York, has a busy fall in the U.S. He will conduct the Orchestra of St. Luke’s at Carnegie Hall, then he will first travel to San Francisco, where he will lead the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, playing music from Lully, Adès, Stravinsky and Mendelssohn at the Davies Symphony Hall. He will then appear at the Metropolitan Opera in New York to conduct Verdi’s Rigoletto. Lastly, he will close the year with the Philadelphia Orchestra at the Verizon Hall with a programme including Ravel, Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky.

San Francisco Symphony (October 3-6)
Program: Lully, Overture and Passacaille from Armide; Thomas Adès, Three Studies from Couperin; Stravinsky, Violin Concerto; Mendelssohn, Symphony No. 3, Scottish.
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San Francisco Symphony (October 10-12)
Program: Mendelssohn, Suite from A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Thomas Adès, Scenes from The Tempest; Mendelssohn, The First Walpurgis Night.
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San Francisco Symphony, 201 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94102

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