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Keeping Score | A Mahler Journey
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Title:  Keeping Score | A Mahler Journey
Description:  Gustav Mahler's music is performed by the San Francisco Symphony led by Michael Tilson Thomas, including Mahler's famous and poignant love song, Adagietto from Symphony No. 5, the Scherzo from Symphony No. 7 in E minor and the Rondo Burleske from Symphony No. 9 in D major. World-renowned baritone Thomas Hampson, a noted interpreter of Mahler's songs, is featured performing Songs of a Wayfarer.
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Keeping Score | Mahler: Legacy
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Title:  Keeping Score | Mahler: Legacy
Description:  Gustav Mahler created an entire universe of emotion in music. Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony bear witness to Mahler's grand achievements and great sorrows, his career-crowning appointments in Vienna and New York, and the sudden, tragic death of his daughter, and show how his stormy inner life inspired new heights of creativity.
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Keeping Score | Mahler: Origins
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Title:  Keeping Score | Mahler: Origins
Description:  Michael Tilson Thomas journeys to the provincial Austro-Hungarian city of Gustav Mahler's childhood, traces his musical roots, follows his rise as a young conductor, and, with the help of the San Francisco Symphony, escorts us through the stunning creation and shocking premiere of Mahler's First Symphony.
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Keeping Score | Mahler Symphony No. 1 in Concert
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Title:  Keeping Score | Mahler Symphony No. 1 in Concert
Description:  Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony perform Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 1 Titan. Viewers of Keeping Score will be far better prepared than the Budapest audience of 1888. The performance was part of the SFS's Mahler Festival which took place in Davies Symphony Hall in September and October of 2009.
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Keeping Score | Filming On Location for Keeping Score: Mahler
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Title:  Keeping Score | Filming On Location for Keeping Score: Mahler
Description:  Hear Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas and the producer/director team of Joan Saffa and David Kennard discuss the challenges and rewards of shooting on location in the European locales that influenced the life and music of Gustav Mahler.
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Keeping Score | Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique
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Title:  Keeping Score | Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique
Description:  Berlioz's orchestral sonic spectacular, written to win the heart of a beautiful actress, demanded sacrifice from its author and his audience. From romantic daydreams to deadly displays of devotion, the symphony relates an episode in the life of an artist.
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Keeping Score | Shostakovich Symphony No. 5
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Title:  Keeping Score | Shostakovich Symphony No. 5
Description:  Hidden beneath the surface of his life-saving Symphony No. 5, Shostakovich may have left a subversive cipher. In this episode of Keeping Score, investigate the arresting symphony that would either redeem Shostakovich or condemn him to the Gulag. What Shostakovich has to say might depend on what you're brave enough to hear.
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Keeping Score | Beethovens Eroica
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Title:  Keeping Score | Beethovens Eroica
Description:  Beethoven's Third Symphony laid bare his dreams, his fears, and, at its climax, his rediscovered heroism. From his early musical rivalries in Vienna to his terrifying duel with deafness, Beethoven reveals the roots of his genius in this episode of Keeping Score.
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Keeping Score | Copland and the American Sound
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Title:  Keeping Score | Copland and the American Sound
Description:  Aaron Copland blended his Brooklyn Jewish roots with jazz, folk music, and hymns to gamble on a new American sound, yet how such an unlikely outsider captured the spirit of Billy the Kid is a tale worth its own string section.
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Keeping Score | Ives Holidays Symphony
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Title:  Keeping Score | Ives Holidays Symphony
Description:  Ranging from tender sentiment to savage chaos, the music of early 20th-century composer Charles Ives explores an essentially American riddle: how can we survive the relentless assault of our own success? Join Michael Tilson Thomas as he, the San Francisco Symphony, and Charles Ives belt it out over truth, beauty, and the American Way.
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Keeping Score | Stravinskys Rite of Spring
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Title:  Keeping Score | Stravinskys Rite of Spring
Description:  Savage and primitive, hypnotic and hell-bent, Igor Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring turned Paris into the scene of one of the most astounding opening nights in history. In this episode of Keeping Score, the clutching tendrils of the music pull us back through France and Russia to the wild abandon of pagan times.
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