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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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If one goes few minutes before 6 pm, it is easy to find street parking.
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The best and most convenient place to eat before the concert is at Jardiniere. Also, you can stop for a drink afterwards.
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18 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 06 2013

The SF Symphony Chorus, abetted by the Pacific Boys Choir, were outstanding in both works, i.e., the Poulenc Stabat Mater and the Te Deum of Berlioz. Good to get out of the standard repertoire for these magnificent works.

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17 reviews
7 stars
attended Feb 10 2013

The Poulenc portion of this concert was less than thrilling, but the Berlioz was magnificent. I could have heard it again. The choruses, the orchestra, the conductor, were superb. The weakest part was the male soloist, whose voice did not ring out...continued

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Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/Buy-Tickets/2012-13/Dutoit-leads-Berlioz-...

Quotes & Highlights

“Erin Wall delivered the finest singing of the evening with sensitive, rich-toned, and expressively detailed vocalism.” —The Classical Review

Description

Charles Dutoit, conductor

Erin Wall, soprano

Paul Groves, tenor

Pacific Boychoir, Kevin Fox director

San Francisco Symphony and Chorus

*Program: *

Poulenc: _Stabat Mater _

Berlioz: _Te Deum

  • Concert length Is approximately two hours.

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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.