Venue Details

480 Star Starred
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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"Le Jardinier" for cocktails before performance & later for dinner
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Appropriate for a cultural event & respect for artists
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Lots of parking available
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Reviews & Ratings

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13 events
11 reviews
5 stars
attended Jul 23 2009

Another grand night for the SF Symphony - the solists, especially the bassoonist, flutist and first violinist, were exceptional. The pianist did credit to the Rach 2 with style. Gafigan is an utterly endearing and lovable conductor

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attended Jul 23 2009

Absolutely fabulous music, performance, venue .... everything!

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attended Jul 23 2009

A lovely evening. The team all pulled together and delivered a superb treat for these complex old "war horses".

We are so fortunate to have a world-class orchestra,... continued

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More Information

Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=38088

Description

Artists

James Gaffigan, conductor

Orion Weiss, piano

Program

Mussorgsky: A Night on Bald Mountain

Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2

Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade

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.