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 were recorded “live in concert” at Copley Symphony Hall during Season 2018-19 and earlier.


October 27, 2019
Michael Francis, conductor
Rodolfo Leone, piano
MENDELSSOHN: The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave), Op. 26
LISZT: Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major
BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14
From concerts performed January 18 and 20, 2019

November 3, 2019
Edo de Waart, conductor
Jeff Thayer, violin
BACH: Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041
MAHLER: Symphony No. 1 in D Major: Titan
From concerts performed March 9 and 11, 2018

November 10, 2019
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor/piano
MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat Major, K. 595
BARBER: Music for a Scene from Shelley, Op. 7
SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 97: Rhenish
From concerts performed April 13-14 and 15, 2018

November 17, 2019
Johannes Debus, conductor
Jeff Thayer, violin
LUTOSŁAWSKI: Mala suita (Little Suite)
MOZART: Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major, K. 219: Turkish
DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 6 in D Major, Op. 60
From concerts performed November 30 and December 2, 2019

November 24, 2019
Jahja Ling, conductor
Kelley O'Connor, mezzo-soprano
Martin Helmchen, piano
BARBER: Adagio for Strings
BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 1: Jeremiah
BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, Op. 73: Emperor
From concerts performed May 11, 12 and 13, 2018

December 1, 2019
Steven Sloane, conductor
Orli Shaham, piano
NOAM SHERIFF: Lenny (U.S. Premiere)
COPLAND: Suite from Appalachian Spring [full orchestra version]
IVES: The Unanswered Question
BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 2: The Age of Anxiety
From concerts performed November 16 and 17, 2018

December 8, 2019
David Danzmayr, conductor
George Li, piano
BACEWICZ: Overture
CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11
DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Op. 88
From concerts performed December 1 and 2, 2017

December 15, 2019
Edo de Waart, conductor
Joyce Yang, piano
GRIEG: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92
From concerts performed October 6 and 7, 2018