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3265 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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193 reviews
130 stars
attended Sep 07 2013

Was wonderful, great music, very lively and well-played. The talk be4 was wonderful, as was MTT's info re the pieces. The Antheil piece was stupendously fun! As was the launch into American In Paris, which the symphony knows well and loves, as did...continued

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15 stars
attended Sep 07 2013

Great seats. Wonderful program. A delightful evening.

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4 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 07 2013

Entire evening was beautiful, music was superb, and MTT, as always, perfect. Seating was very good.

GoldStar mis-advertised the program, in that American in Paris was only a quarter of the program.

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Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/Buy-Tickets/2013-2014/MTT-conducts-An-...

Description

*Conductor/Performers *:

Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor

James Ehnes, violin

San Francisco Symphony

Program

Brant/Ives – “The Alcotts” from_ A Concord Symphony_

Antheil – _Jazz Symphony _

Barber – Violin Concerto

Gershwin – _An American in Paris _

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.