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San Francisco Symphony

San Francisco Symphony

Edwin Outwater, conductor

Admission Free Concerts!

77TH STERN GROVE FESTIVAL

Sunday, July 6 at 2:00 p.m.

19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard, San Francisco

Michael Tilson Thomas Music Director
Edwin Outwater conductor
Makoto Ozone piano

For the 77th season in a row, San Francisco Symphony returned to Stern Grove Festival with conductor Edwin Outwater performing a selection of works from American composers Bernstein, Mancini, Gould, Scott, and Hanson, and Ravel’s Pavane pour une infant défunte and Boléro with jazz improvisations.

Hosted By Liam Mayclem

Liam Mayclem


PROGRAM

Bernstein Overture to Candide
Rodgers Carousel Waltz from Carousel
Mancini Baby Elephant Walk
Gould Pavanne from American Symphonette No. 2
Scott Powerhouse                                                                                                               
Hanson Suite from Merry Mount
    Overture
    Children's Dance
    Love Duet
    Prelude to Act II and Maypole Dances                                                                                                                              

Intermission                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Bernstein from Divertimento
   Waltz
   Blues
   Turkey Trot                                                                                                                   

Ravel Pavane for a Dead Princess (with jazz improvisation)
Ravel Boléro (with jazz improvisation)

A pre-performance Artist Talk at the Troc took place at noon in the Trocadero Clubhouse. Richard Lonsdorf, the Artistic Administrator at SF Symphony moderated the talk with conductor Edwin Outwater.

The performance was presented with support from Sakurako and William Fisher and Sandi and John Thompson and is dedicated to the memory of Elise S. Haas, Festival Chair from 1956 to 1968.

San Francisco Symphony

Edwin Outwater, conductor

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