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Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
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48 stars
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"No Ordinary Carmina Burana"
51 ratings
4.6 average rating
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2 events
1 review
1 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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8 reviews
82 stars
attended Aug 17 2012

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

Excellent baritone.

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402 events
223 reviews
143 stars
attended Aug 18 2012

True to their ad, they had many choirs, dancing girls, and a full orchestra. It made it a spectacular show. The poems to music which formed the first half of the show were lovely, and the music very nice. That made the Carmina a bit long, so we...continued

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More Information



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