Thu–Sun, Mar 14–17
Davies Symphony Hall
Michael Tilson Thomas made his S.F. Symphony conducting debut in 1974 at age 29 with Mahler’s last symphony, described as a defiant affirmation of life and poignant acceptance of mortality. This broad-ranging program consists of classics and rarely heard gems.
$39–$155, 415-864-6000, www.sfsymphony.org