Venue Details

3943 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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350z Red Velvet
Plan on parking blocks away from event. Bring sweater or jacket as the weather changes from one moment to the next.
Johnny Mathis With the San Francisco Symphony
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Lebay Red Velvet
Took BART. Davies Hall not far. Although it was a cool evening, it seemed a little toasty in the concert hall. Plush velvet seats hold heat. Dress in layers.
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4.6 average rating
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4 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 10 2009

Had a great time, it was a fun and light evening with some hilarity at the end during the encore. It was well worth the money (and the tickets were cheap too!).

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39 events
13 reviews
7 stars
attended Jul 10 2009

Great price and good seats for a very pleasant evening.The orchestra and featured pianist were on the casual side that evening. The conductor felt relaxed enough to have some humourous fun during the encore piece.

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28 events
9 reviews
3 stars
attended Jul 10 2009

Exceptional concert. Although my seats were at the Second Tier, the acoustics is fantastic. And of course the view is great from any seat in the hall.

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Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=38064

Description

James Gaffigan, conductor

Jeremy Denk, piano

The San Francisco Symphony and Maestro Gaffigan offer a transformative evening of Mozart. Jeremy Denk returns for the eloquent C Major Piano Concerto (whose rarefied Andante became widely popularized as the Theme from the film Elvira Madigan). Mozart’s poetic Symphony No. 40 provides a perfect cadence to this exquisite program.

Program:

Mozart – Overture to The Magic Flute

Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 21, Elvira Madigan

Mozart – Symphony No. 40

Mozart – Allegro from Eine kleine Nachtmusik

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.