Venue Details

3713 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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Lebay Red Velvet
Took BART. Davies Hall not far. Although it was a cool evening, it seemed a little toasty in the concert hall. Plush velvet seats hold heat. Dress in layers.
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we should have taken public transportation or planned for more time to look for parking
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4 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 16 2008

We were seated literally in the last row of the second tier and uncomfortably watched people dizzily walking down steps to seats. Concert was just fine. Basically 4 has-beens who once had a tremendous amount of talent. Simply recalling the memory...continued

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7 reviews
7 stars
attended Dec 16 2008

This is a great show and definitely worthwhile going to. Melissa was very good, but my favorite was Stephanie Mills. My only negative comment was that the drummer was too loud, he was often drowning out the excellent music from the SF orchestra...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

Meet Melissa Manchester and John Secada for an exclusive CD signing immediately following the concerts at the Symphony Store in the lobby.

Description

Conductor/Performers:
p. Herman Jackson, conductor

Starring Peabo Bryson, Melissa Manchester, Stephanie Mills, and Jon Secada

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.