San Francisco Symphony
Michael Tilson Thomas — Music Director and Conductor
Jeremy Denk — Piano
SymphonyCast 10/27/2014 (Hour 1)
SymphonyCast 10/27/2014 (Hour 2)
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BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture, No.3
MACKEY: Eating Greens
MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 25, K. 503
COPLAND: Symphonic Ode
COPLAND: Hoedown from Rodeo
Michael Tilson Thomas and Jeremy Denk perform Beethoven and Copland with the San Francisco Symphony.
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In addition to serving as host of SymphonyCast, Alison Young hosts weekday mornings on Classical Minnesota Public Radio. She also hosts Classical MPR's live Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra broadcasts and American Public Media's annual St. Olaf Christmas Festival.
Before her career in radio, she enjoyed a successful career as a concert flutist. While an illness cut her performing career short, she made a vibrant artistic transition, making the natural move to broadcasting, becoming a host and producer. Young earned her bachelor's degree in music from the University of Southern California and a master's degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music.
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