1.Click on Concerts and Tickets then Calendar on the main taskbar towards the top of the page.
2. FInd an event and click on Event Details.
3. Click on Program, which should automatically scroll the page down where you can finally find program notes.
You can also find the latest list of current season program notes under Plan Your Visit then How to Prepare.
"Program Notes engagingly describe the works being performed and the histories and personalities behind the music. Program Books include the notes as well as articles about the music and about Riccardo Muti, the CSO’s pre-eminent music director, the CSO’s world-renowned musicians and esteemed guest artists and ensembles."
"Each week, thousands of San Francisco Symphony concert-goers open their programs to read about the drama, the passion, and the inspiration behind the music they’re hearing. You can read our critically acclaimed program notes online one week prior to select concerts."
"This website indexes program notes that I have written since 1991 for various types of concerts. Audience, size of program, and advance notice given to the author have all influenced their length and complexity."
"Allsen has written program notes for the Madison Symphony Orchestra since 1984. He has also written commissioned notes for dozens of orchestras, ensembles and festivals, as well as CD liner notes. His program notes have been published by orchestras and choruses across the United States, and in Canada, England, Scotland, Japan, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Israel, and Zimbabwe."