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Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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we should have taken public transportation or planned for more time to look for parking
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Burgers are excellent at Double Decker, 465 Grove St, only 2 blocks away. Classic small burger joint. Excellent ingredients and preparation.
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8 reviews
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attended Jul 23 2009

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

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9 reviews
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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, beautiful hall and to attract talent of the calibre of the pianist and the...continued

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7 reviews
6 stars
attended Jul 23 2009

A wonderful program! I love all three pieces - the best of all being Scheherazade which really utilizes the whole orchestra.

The first violin did a marvelous job as did the first clarinet and first bassoon.

Just beautiful! It's a shame...continued

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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.