Season Calendar


Stephen Kougias
Director of Public Relations



Jacobs Masterworks
Broadcasts on KPBS 89.5FM

Sunday nights @ 9pm (new time)! 

The San Diego Symphony is pleased to participate in a new season of Sunday evening broadcasts of Jacobs Masterworks concerts on KPBS 89.5 FM, public broadcasting for San Diego.

These programs, recorded “live in concert” at Symphony Hall during Season 2012-2013 and earlier, are made possible by a generous grant from the U-T San Diego.









October 4, 2013

Thomas Wilkins, conductor

Evelyn Glennie, percussion

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 2 in D Major


LISZT: Les Preludes


October 11, 2013

Jahja Ling, conductor

Karen Gomyo, violin

MUSSORGSKY: “Dawn on the Moscow River” (Introduction) from Khocantschina

SHOSTAKOVICH: Violin Concerto No. 1

DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 6


October 18, 2013

Jahja Ling, conductor

Ralph Kirschbaum, cello

HAYDN: Cello Concerto in D Major

MAHLER: Symphony No.9


October 25, 2013

Jahja Ling, conductor

Emanuel Ax, piano

SUPPÉ: Overture to Poet and Peasant

MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 17 in G Major

STRAVINSKY: Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra

R. STRAUSS: Ein Heldenleben


November 3, 2013

Jahja Ling, conductor

Robert McDuffie, violin

VIVALDI: The Four Seasons

GLASS:  American Four Seasons

GLAZUNOV: “Summer” and “Autumn” from The Seasons


November 10, 2013

Jahja Ling, conductor

Yao Zhou, cello

J. STRAUSS JR.: Overture to Die Fledermaus

SAINT-SAENS: Cello Concerto No. 1

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7 in A Major


November 17, 2013

Jahja Ling, conductor

Olga Kern, piano

IVES: The Unanswered Question

RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 1

TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 4


November 24, 2013

Christof Perick, conductor

Jeff Thayer, violin

R. STRAUSS: Don Juan

GOLDMARK: Violin Concerto No.1 in A minor, Op. 28

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68: Pastoral


December 1, 2013

James Gaffigan, conductor

Jessie Chang and Jahja Ling, piano

J.S. BACH: Orchestral Suite No. 4

POULENC: Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra

SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 4


December 8, 2013

Long Yu, conductor

Jeff Thayer, violin

Che-Yen Chen, viola

QIGAN CHEN: Enchantements oublies

MOZART: Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat Major for Violin and Viola

TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 6 in B-flat minor: Pathetique


December 15, 2013

Jahja Ling, conductor

Joshua Bell, violin

SMETANA: Overture to The Bartered Bride

TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto in D Major

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No.3 in E-flat Major: Eroica



December 22, 2013

David Robertson, conductor

Orli Shaham, piano

LIGETI: Concert Romanesc

GRIEG: Piano Concerto in A minor

SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major


December 29, 2013

Jahja Ling, conductor

San Diego Master Chorale

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9


January 5, 2014

Jahja Ling, conductor

Jeremy Denk, piano

VERDI: Overture to La Forza del destino

MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K.503

BERLIOZ: Symphonie Fantastique, Op. 14


January 12, 2014

Jahja Ling, conductor

Denyce Graves, Mezzo-Soprano

Pepe Romero, guitar

Los Romeros, guitars

GRANADOS: Tres Danzas espanolas

C. ROMERO: Concerto Malaga

GOULD: Troubador Music for 4 Guitars and Orchestra

DE FALLA: El amor brujo


January 19, 2014

Jahja Ling, conductor

Kyoko Takezawa, violin

WEBERN: Im Sommerwind

SCHUBERT: Symphony No.5 in B-flat Major

BRAHMS: Violin Concerto in D Major,  Op. 77


January 26, 2014

Jahja Ling, conductor

Stephen Hough, piano

LISZT: Symphonic Poem No.4 Orpheus

LISZT: Piano Concerto No.1 in E-flat Major

LISZT: Piano Concerto No.2 in A Major

LISZT: Legends


Note: Camera Lucida concerts are broadcast on KPBS 89.5 FM at 9pm the second Saturday after every concert.