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

http://sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=26936

Quotes & Highlights

Meet Sofia Gubaidulina at a pre-concert talk, where she will speak about her new piece.  The talk also features Laurel Fay, and begins an hour before the concert.

Description

Kurt Masur, conductor

Program:

Sofia Gubaidulina, _The Light of the End _

Bruckner, Symphony No. 4, Romantic

More than century after his passing, audiences have come to know this composer through the force of his inspiration, and the radiance of his spirit. Don’t miss the San Francisco Symphony in the majestic Fourth Symphony, the Romantic, by Anton Bruckner, lead by the legendary conductor Kurt Masur. Masur also conducts Sofia Gubaidulina’s recent orchestral work _The Light of the End _as a part of the Symphony’s Phyllis C. Wattis Composer Residency program.

Meet Sofia Gubaidulina at a pre-concert talk, where she will speak about her new piece.  The talk also features Laurel fay, and begins an hour before

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.