Venue Details

501 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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Suit and tie appeared to be the preferred style.
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There is a cash only bar.
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Goldstar Member
We parked at the parking structure on Grove; get there early.
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Goldstar Member
Take BART (Civic Center) and walk a couple of blocks
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Reviews & Ratings

7 ratings
4.9 average rating
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10 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 20 2008

Best Christmas show ever, outside of Radio City.

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20 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 20 2008

One of the finest organists I've ever heard and quite personable, interesting and humorous as he connects with his audience. Excellent & varied program as well.

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10 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 20 2008

The solo performances were quite loud--what a powerful organ. The other pieces with the soloist and San Francisco Brass were excellent. It was a great treat to see a wonderful organ being put through its paces.

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Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=32372

Description

Hear and sing along with Davies Symphony Hall’s majestic 9,000-pipe Ruffatti organ. Organist David Higgs, soprano Nicole Folland, and a brass ensemble from the SFS heralds the joy of Christmas with classical organ works and traditional carols.  This popular concert returns as a San Francisco Symphony holiday favorite. 

Artists:

David Higgs, organ

Nicole Folland, soprano

San Francisco Symphony Brass

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.