KALW: Open Air interview with Pablo Heras-Casado

David Latulippe | KALW

“We talk with Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado who returns to the San Francisco Symphony to conduct music from French composers, inspired by his homeland. The concert program, with performances on October 18, 19 and 20 (8pm) at Davies Symphony Hall, includes Ravel’s sultry slow-burn Boléro and Debussy’s Andalusian postcard Ibéria.  Also: Spanish piano virtuoso Javier Perianes, who performs Bartók’s Third and final Piano Concerto from 1945.”

Listen to the full interview on KALW.

Pablo Heras-Casado is the Principal Guest Conductor of Teatro Real, Madrid, Director of the Granada Festival, Conductor Laureate of the Orchestra of St. Luke’s, artist of harmonia mundi & Deutsche Grammophon, also records for Decca Classics and Sony Classical, and is Global Ambassador of Ayuda en Acción.


Photos: Fernando Sancho