Posted March 12, 2019

Posted March 12, 2019 (updated March 13)

Michael Tilson Thomas’ 25th and final season as Music Director of the San Francisco Symphony is punctuated with the works of Richard Wagner.

Among the season highlights are:

May 2, 3, 4, 2019 Marek Janowski will present Wagner’s Love Music: Overture and Venusberg music from Tannhäuser with works by Bruch and Mendelssohn

November 14, 15, and 16, 2019 Antonio Pappano conducts Act 1 Walküre featuring Emily Magee, Stuart Skelton and Ain Anger. Also on the program is Strauss’ Metamorphosen

January 16, 17 and 18, 2020 MTT conducts a program which includes the Siegfried Idyll along with works of Beethoven, Berg and Julia Wolfe


June 11, 13, and 15, 2020 MTT conducts Der fliegende Holländer semi-staged The Dutchman cast is in the full press release: Catherine Nagelstad – Senta; Sophie Koch – Mary; Stuart Skelton – Erik; Ben Bliss – Steuermann; Greer Grimsley – Holländer; Albert Dohmen – Daland

There are many attractive subscription packages available now with the option to add on individual performances.