Michael Tilson Thomas

San Francisco Symphony

Michael Tilson Thomas

Talk: San Francisco Symphony

Music Director and Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas visits Google's headquarters in Mountain View, CA, for a conversation and performance (with some special guests). This event took place on November 14, 2008, as part of the Musicians@Google series. Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) assumed his post as the San Francisco Symphony's eleventh Music Director in September 1995, consolidating a strong relationship with the Orchestra that began with his debut here in 1974 at the age of twenty-nine. Tilson Thomas twelve seasons as Music Director of the San Francisco Symphony have been praised by critics for innovative programming and for bringing the works of American composers to the fore, and have brought new audiences into Davies Symphony Hall.

Michael Tilson Thomas

Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) assumed his post as the San Francisco Symphony's eleventh Music Director in September 1995, consolidating a strong relationship with the Orchestra that began with his debut here in 1974 at the age of twenty-nine. Tilson Thomas twelve seasons as Music Director of the San Francisco Symphony have been praised by critics for innovative programming.