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Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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we should have taken public transportation or planned for more time to look for parking
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Burgers are excellent at Double Decker, 465 Grove St, only 2 blocks away. Classic small burger joint. Excellent ingredients and preparation.
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4.8 average rating
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attended Dec 05 2012

The music was superb. Unfortunately, the seats were abysmal. The Symphony decided that these half price tickets in the "Premier" second tier should be the last row at the top of the house! I kept expecting the pigeons to roost any minute....continued

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193 reviews
131 stars
attended Dec 05 2012

Everyone around us was enraptured. I was so glad to see Mark Volkert's piece because he is a nice person and the piece was very good. The 5th concerto was subtly soft and heartfelt. Bronfman is a genius master of the keys. The Till was sprightily...continued

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9 stars
attended Dec 07 2012

A great symphony. We even enjoyed the modern piece even though we usually do not like modern classical music.

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http://www.sfsymphony.org/Buy-Tickets/2012-13/MTT-conducts-...

Quotes & Highlights

“It’s safe to say there is no pianist around remotely like Yefim Bronfman. Labor doesn’t seem to ever enter the equation; he is simply everywhere, instantly and all the time.” —Philadelphia Inquirer

About the Ticket Supplier: San Francisco Symphony

The San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas present more than 220 concerts each year from September through July in a variety of genres, with SFS musicians performing classical concerts, holiday favorites, summer pops events, free outdoor concerts, special series for families and children, plus presentations of visiting guest artists and orchestras from around the globe. The San Francisco Symphony also takes its unique style to audiences world-wide, touring nationally and internationally every year. The SFS is currently recording all the Mahler symphonies on its own media label and has recently launched Keeping Score, a national, multi-year, multi-media project bringing classical music to millions of Americans via TV, radio, the Internet and more.