Friday, May 11th, 2018
Davies Symphony Hall
201 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102
Stephane Deneve Conductor Gautier Capucon Cello San Francisco Symphony Ibert Escales Saint-Saens Cello Concerto No. 1 Gauillaume Connesson E chiaro nella valle il fiume appare Respighi Pines of Rome Bringing his characteristic impassioned and eloquent playing, Gautier Capuçon performs Saint-Saëns' First Cello Concerto, led by acclaimed conductor Stéphane Denève. Respighi's Pines of Rome closes this program with its vivid Roman scenes, from children playing near a Renaissance villa to hymns echoing through the halls of the ancient catacombs.