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San Francisco Symphony Orchestra

Overview
Works: 1,867 works in 3,393 publications in 6 languages and 49,783 library holdings
Genres: Songs and music  Excerpts  Live sound recordings  Symphonies  Documentary films  Cantatas  Drama  Interviews  Musical settings  Orchestral music 
Roles: Instrumentalist, Performer, Musician, Other, orc, Publisher
Classifications: M1530, 782.48
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Variations by Steve Reich( )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Copland the populist by Aaron Copland( )

6 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathis der Maler ; Trauermusik ; Symphonic metamorphosis by Paul Hindemith( Recording )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Copland the modernist by Aaron Copland( Recording )

11 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romeo & Juliet : scenes from the ballet by Sergey Prokofiev( Recording )

11 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'oiseau de feu ; Le sacre du printemps ; Perséphone by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harmonium by John Adams( Recording )

30 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY CHORUS. (1) SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. (1) WAART, Edo de (conductor)
An American journey by Charles Ives( Recording )

15 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American anthem : songs and hymns by Denyce Graves( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collection of heartfelt songs and hymns commemorating the victims of our nation's tragedy [i.e. Sept. 11 terrorist attacks]. Net proceeds from the sale of this album will go to the American Red Cross"--Container
Romeo and Juliet by Sergey Prokofiev( )

11 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kirov Orchestra in St. Petersburg performs Sergei Prokofiev's "Romeo and Juliet."
Stravinsky's Rite of spring( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music director Michael Tilson Thomas and the musicians of the San Francisco Symphony go from the salons of St. Petersburg to the villages where Stravinsky found inspiration in the earthy power of Russian folk music and dance. Thomas then retraces Stravinsky's journey to the cultural crossroads of pre-war Paris, where the composer collaborates with the great impresario Diaghilev and his star dancer Nijinsky to develop the shocking, erotic, and violent evocation of pagan Russia that became The Rite of Spring. Includes a live performance of Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring and music from The Firebird by the San Francisco Symphony, with Thomas conducting
Symphony no. 1 ; Symphony no. 6 by Carl Nielsen( Recording )

18 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina burana by Carl Orff( Recording )

14 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed by Carl Orff in 1935 and 1936. It is based on 24 of the poems found in the medieval collection Carmina Burana
The Chairman dances : foxtrot for orchestra ; Christian zeal and activity ; Two fanfares for orchestra ; Common tones in simple time by John Adams( Recording )

8 editions published in 1987 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chairman Dances: Foxtrot for orchestra / Two Fanfares for orchestra: Tromba lontana; Short Ride in A Fast Machine / Christian Zeal and Activity for orchestra / Common Tones in Simple Time for orchestra
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street : in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweeney Todd seeks revenge against the judge who once deported him to Australia, an act that led to the death of Todd's beloved wife
Beethoven's Eroica( Visual )

11 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco Symphony's music director, Michael Tilson Thomas, retraces Beethoven's steps through Vienna's aristocratic ballrooms and Austria's rustic villages, exploring how Beethoven channeled his fears of deafness, his admiration for Napoleon, and his obsession to prove himself the greatest composer of his time and to write the Eroica. Includes a live performance of Beethoven's Eroica by the San Francisco Symphony conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas
Harmonielehre by John Adams( Recording )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harmonielehre for orchestra / The Chairman Dances: Foxtrot for orchestra / Two Fanfares for orchestra: Tromba lontana; Short Ride in A Fast Machine
Copland and the American sound by David Kennard( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony explore the music of Copland and the cityscapes, landscapes, and social and political developments that shaped it"--Container
The making of a performance : Tchaikovsky's 4th symphony( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a documentary hosted by the San Francisco Symphony's music director Michael Tilson Thomas, who discusses the drama, pathos, elation, and despair embodied in Tchaikovsky's 4th Symphony; the documentary features interviews with musicians as it takes the viewer behind the scenes to experience the preparation that goes into a performance of the piece. Also includes a live performance of the complete Tchaikovsky 4th by the San Francisco Symphony, with Thomas conducting
Keeping score : MTT on music( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a documentary hosted by the San Francisco Symphony's music director Michael Tilson Thomas, who discusses the drama, pathos, elation, and despair embodied in Tchaikovsky's 4th Symphony; the documentary features interviews with musicians as it takes the viewer behind the scenes to experience the preparation that goes into a performance of the piece. Also includes a live performance of the complete Tchaikovsky 4th by the San Francisco Symphony, with Thomas conducting
 
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controlled identitySan Francisco Orchestra

Orchestra Sinfonica San Francisco

Orchestre symphonique de San Francisco

Orchestre symphonique de San Francisco groupe de musique américain

Orquesta Sinfónica de San Francisco grupo musical estadounidense

Orquestra Sinfônica de São Francisco

San Francisco Orchestra

San Francisco Symphonie-Orchester

San Francisco Symphony.

San Francisco Symphony Orch.

San Francisco Symphony Orchestra

San Franciscon sinfoniaorkesteri

San-Franciska Simfonia Orkestro

SFS

Standard Symphony Orchestra, San Francisco.

Standard Symphony Orchestra San Francisco, Calif.

Symphony Orchestra San Francisco, Calif.

World Wide Symphony Orchestra.

Симфонический оркестр города Сан-Франциско

Симфонический оркестр Сан-Франциско

התזמורת הסימפונית של סן פרנסיסקו

სან-ფრანცისკოს სიმფონიური ორკესტრი

샌프란시스코 심포니

サンフランシスコ交響楽団

旧金山交响乐团

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