“In a way, a musician is like an athlete. We have that one chance. At eight o’clock, you bring everything forward – everything you’ve been thinking of, dreaming of and training yourself for.”
[Click here to see my complete interview with Anne-Sophie Mutter on HuffingtonPost.com]
Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter joins conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony for three performances of Brahms’s Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77 on February 26–28 at 8:00. The March 1 performance at 2:00 will feature her protégé, Ye-Eun Choi, a recipient of the Anne-Sophie Mutter Foundation scholarship and winner of the 2013 European Culture Award for New Artists. The program begins with The Light That Fills the World by composer J.L. Adams – this year’s Grammy winner in the category of Best Contemporary Classical Composition. Following the intermission is Schumann’s Symphony No. 1, Spring.
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