KPBS 89.5FM Broadcasts


Sunday nights @ 8pm!

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 Copley Symphony Hall during Season 2016-17 and earlier, are made possible by a generous grant from the San Diego Union-Tribune.


October 1, 2017
Edo de Waart, conductor
James Ehnes, violin
ADAMS: Harmonielehre
BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61
From concerts performed October 23, 24 and 25, 2015

October 8, 2017
David Danzmayr, conductor
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
GINASTERA: Harp Concerto, Op. 25
STRAVINSKY: Suite from The Firebird (1945 version)
From concerts performed March 18, 19 and 20, 2016

October 15, 2016
Jahja Ling, conductor
Jean-Yves, Thibaudet, piano
Henry Nelson, soprano
San Diego Master Chorale
BARBER: Overture to The School for Scandal
GERSHWIN: Piano Concerto in F
COPLAND: Suite from Appalachian Spring (full orchestra version)
BERNSTEIN: Chichester Psalms
From concerts performed May 27, 28 and 29, 2016

October 22, 2017
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Simone Porter, violin
BEETHOVEN: Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43
MOZART: Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major, K. 216: Strassburg
STRAVINSKY: Petrushka (Original version, 1911)
RAVEL: La valse, poème chorégraphique
From concerts performed May 19, 20 and 21, 2017

October 29, 2018
Jahja Ling, conductor
Benjamin Beilman, violin
Lang Lang, piano
SHOSTAKOVICH: Festive Overture
SAINT-SAËNS: Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61
RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 1 in F-sharp minor, Op. 1
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36
From concerts performed February 3 and 5, 2017