Venue Details

470 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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Member Tips

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Go to the pre-concert talk
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ratevka
Dressy! Davies Hall at Christmas!
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ratevka
BART and Muni 21
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ratevka
Eat before, or food on 2nd Tier
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ratevka
Yes, pre-concert talk is funny and informative; lots abt Beethoven
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chery corshen
Show a little self respect for your self and others\, dress up!
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Reviews & Ratings

25 ratings
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... continued

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168 reviews
129 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... continued

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44 reviews
89 stars
attended Dec 08 2012

Stunningly equisite performance.

I was moved to applause between movements in the Emperor, as unsophisticated as it appeared to some. But several other enthusiasts... continued

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Website

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.