FORA.tv Speaker - Michael Tilson Thomas
Michael Tilson Thomas joined the San Francisco Symphony as Music Director thirteen years ago.
Tilson Thomas has been praised for his innovative programming with the symphony. He has received eight Grammy awards for the San Francisco Symphony's recordings of Mahler, Prokofiev and Stravinksy. Among his many honors are Columbia University's Ditson Award for services to American Music, the American Music Center's Letter of Distinction, the President's Award from the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences and, in 2005, an induction into the Classical Music Hall of Fame.
01.06.09 | 00:22:19 min
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