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2902 Star Starred
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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7 reviews
12 stars
attended Sep 28 2014

I loved this concert because I have a deep interest in love of "modern" music--although modern, in this case, is not contemporary. I thought the performances were great and the audience was highly responsive and apparently loved the concert as...continued

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53 stars
attended Sep 26 2014

Fantastic performance, fantastic seat!

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Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/Buy-Tickets/2014-2015/MTT-conducts-Also-...

Description

Michael Tilson Thomas conductor
Ragnar Bohlin conductor
San Francisco Symphony Chorus
San Francisco Symphony

Program:
Foss: “…then the rocks on the mountain began to shout”– Charles Ives
Ives: Three Places in New England
J. Strauss Jr.: By the Beautiful Blue Danube Waltz
Ligeti: Lux aeterna
R. Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra

Inside Music, an informative talk free to ticket holders, begins one hour before the concert.

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.