San Diego Symphony – Beyond the Score: Symphonie fantastique
January 19 @ 8:00 pm
BERLIOZ – Symphonie fantastique
Michael Francis, conductor
Matthew Krause, actor
Bernardo Bermudez, tenor
Zoë Irvine, dancer
Hector Berlioz’s passionate fever dreams changed the world of classical music forever when he unleashed his Symphonie fantastique onto unsuspecting audiences in 1830. This Beyond the Score® presentation dramatizes how this surprising symphonic shocker came to be. Michael Francis conducts this unique performance that reveals the illuminating stories found “inside” the score.