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 2019-20 and earlier.

NEW: Programs are now during the broadcast through KPBS Radio Live Stream! Selected programs (or excerpts from same) will also be available for 30 days on the SDSO's Symphony Stream page after each broadcast!


April 4, 2021
Jahja Ling, conductor
Janice Chandler-Eteme, soprano
Susan Platts, mezzo-soprano
San Diego Master Chorale
MAHLER: Symphony No. 2 in C minor: Resurrection

From concerts performed December 10, 11 & 12, 2010

April 11, 2021
Johannes Debus, conductor
Joyce Yang, piano
CHARLES GRIFFES: The White Peacock
RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18
W.A. MOZART: Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551: Jupiter

From concerts performed November 11, 12 and 13, 2016

April 18, 2021
Jahja Ling, conductor
Yao Zhao, cello
HAYDN: Cello Concerto in C Major, Hob:VIIb:1
BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 8 in C minor (1890 version, Cahis 16)

From concerts performed March 25 & 26, 2017

April 25, 2021
Rafael Payare, conductor
Alisa Weilerstein, cello
Chi-Yuan Chen, viola
J.S. BACH: Orchestral Suite No. 4 in D Major, BWV 1069
BLOCH: Schelomo, Hebraic Rhapsody for Cello and Orchestra
J.S. BACH/WEBERN: Ricercare No. 2 from Musical Offering, BWV 1079 
R. STRAUSS: Don Quixote, Op. 35

From concerts performed November 15 & 17, 2019

May 2, 2021
Matthias Pintscher, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano
WEBERN: Im Sommerwind
BARTÓK: Piano Concerto No. 3
SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 1 in B-flat Major, Op. 38: Spring

From concerts performed May 12 & 13, 2017

May 9, 2021
Jahja Ling, conductor
Tamara Mumford, mezzo-soprano
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 & 7, 2017

May 16, 2021
Lahav Shani, conductor
Wesley Precourt, violin
Chia-Ling Chien, cello
Sarah Skuster, oboe
Valentin Martchev, bassoon
PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Op. 25: Classical
HAYDN: Sinfonia concertante in B-flat Major, Op. 84, Hob.I:105
BARTÓK: Concerto for Orchestra

From concerts performed February 10 & 11, 2017