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1085 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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The weather was a perfect no coat evening in SF.. I wore slacks & a button up shirt..
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Found parking in a garage a few blocks away for $8 all day Sunday rate. Arrive in the city 45 minutes early so as not to have to stress over finding parking. Limited on street parking. Spring for a parking lot.
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Reviews & Ratings

51 ratings
4.6 average rating
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42 events
28 reviews
18 stars
attended Aug 17 2012

First, the Goldstar event description is misleading in that "Carmina Burana" was only the second half of the program; the first part was another awful piece called "Songs of the Earth".
Second, with the exception of the 3 opera singers, the...continued

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Aug 17 2012

First of all, a disclaimer: I love Carmina Burana more than chocolate. I listen to it so frequently, and know it so well, that it wouldn't be necessary to include it on my list of Desert Island Discs ... I could sing and hum it to myself perfectly...continued

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34 events
8 reviews
78 stars
attended Aug 17 2012

A huge chorus, strangely only moderate sound.
Elementary "ordinary" performance add-ons.

Excellent baritone.

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Website

http://www.cityboxoffice.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=1740&c=9&pg

Description

San Francisco Choral Society presents No Ordinary Carmina Burana

Emma Lou Diemer: Songs for the Earth

Brian Staufenbiel, Tenor

Marnie Breckenridge, Soprano

Eugene Brancoveanu, Bass

Contra Costa Children’s Chorus, Martin Benvenuto, Conductor

Brian Staufenbiel, Creative Consultant

California Chamber Symphony

Robert Geary, Conductor