Venue Details

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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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Member Tips

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Civic center public lot
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Excellent lecture before the concert.
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Fancy-casual
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Eat before--drink is expensive in the symphony bars!
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Stelline, Italian food, inexpensive and delicious!
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Took BART from East Bay. Great way to travel
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Reviews & Ratings

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attended Nov 26 2008

Truly remarkable talent. It was a pleasure to hear her play such a demanding piece with such ease and empathy. If you love violin and wish to see a master - go.

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More Information

Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=26912

Quotes & Highlights

“Hilary Hahn’s virtuosity is remarkable. A spiritual force.” —The Baltimore Sun

Description

There will be an exclusive CD signing by Hilary Hahn immediately following the concerts of Nov 26 and Nov 29 at the Symphony Store in the lobby.

There will be an informal Q&A session with Hilary Hahn immediately following the performance on November 28

  • Artists*

James Gaffigan conductor

Hilary Hahn violin

Program

Tchaikovsky Voyevoda

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

Glinka Kamarinskaya

Shostakovich Symphony No. 1__

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.