Esa-Pekka Salonen Takes SFS Beyond Boundaries

Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts the San Francisco Symphony for the first time since his appointment as Music Director Designate. Photo Credit: Brandon Patoc/San Francisco Symphony Photos taken Friday, January 18, 2019

The much-anticipated creative partnership of SFS Music Director Designate Esa-Pekka Salonen and the San Francisco Symphony got underway last evening as “boundary-defying” Salonen stormed the … Read more

San Francisco Opera and Symphony Stage Masterpieces This June

Members of San Francisco Opera’s “Team Fafner” move the dragon machine back into place during a rehearsal for Wagner’s Siegfried, the third opera in Richard Wagner’s The Ring of the Nibelung cycle, at the War Memorial Opera House. Photo: Stefan Cohen/San Francisco Opera

Working behind the scenes at San Francisco Opera’s Ring and San Francisco Symphony’s semi-staged performances of Mussorgsky’s opera, Boris Godunov, are two remarkable artists who … Read more