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 29, 2018
Cristian Măcelaru, conductor
Itzhak Perlman, violin
BERNSTEIN: Suite from On the Waterfront
KORNGOLD: Symphonic Suite from The Sea Hawk
arr WILLIAMS: Hollywood Scores (Perlman plays Hollywood)
From concert performed January 21, 2017

November 5, 2017
Rory Macdonald, conductor
Midori, violin
DVOŘÁK: Midday Witch, Op. 108
TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35
RACHMANINOFF: Symphonic Dances, Op. 45
From concerts performed April 1, 2 and 3, 2016

November 12, 2017
Carlos Miguel Prieto, conductor
Gabriela Jimenez, timpani
GINASTERA: Four Dances from Estancia
GABRIELA ORTIZ: Concierto Voltaje for Timpani and Orchestra
FALLA: El sombrero de tres picos (Three-Cornered Hat)
From concerts performed November 20 and 22, 2015

November 19, 2017
Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla, conductor
Karen Gomyo, violin
BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture No. 3, Op. 72b
SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47
STRAVINSKY: Le sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)
From concerts performed December 4, 5 and 6, 2015

November 26, 2017
Jahja Ling, conductor
Women of the San Diego Master Chorale
St. Paul’s Cathedral Choristers
MAHLER: Symphony No. 3 in D minor
From concerts performed May 5, 6 and 7, 2017