The French pianist joins the SFS, under Stephane Deneve’s baton, to perform Saint-Saens’s exotic Piano Concerto No. 5, “Egyptian,” on a mostly French bill with Berlioz’s “Roman Carnival” Overture, Rousel’s Symphonic Fragments from “The Spider’s Feast” and Stravinsky’s Suite from “The Firebird.”
|Location||Davies Symphony Hall|
|Event Description||Jean-Yves Thibaudet Plays Saint-Saëns's Piano Concerto No. 5. Stéphane Denève, conductor; Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano; San Francisco Symphony. Program: Berlioz/Roman Carnival Overture, Opus 9; Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto No. 5, Egyptian; Roussel/Symphonic Fragments from The Spider’s Feast; and Stravinsky/The Firebird Suite.|
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