Venue Details

499 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

Steve Steier
Public transit nearby, street parking within 4 blocks
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Steve Steier
No food or drink at event
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Maryellen d'Amato
We prefer to dress up when attending
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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 11 2010

Great holiday event. Loved that it was a youth orchestra and that they made the program "child-sized".

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3 stars
attended Dec 11 2010

A delightful event. children's orchestra was amazing

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2 stars
attended Dec 11 2010

The Youth Symphony Orchestra was fabulous. Eden Espinosa was excellent in moderating Peter and the Wolf. We thoroughly enjoyed the performance. The mixture of music... continued

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Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=43070

Description

Delight your children at the holidays with the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra’s annual performance of Prokofiev’s_ Peter and the Wolf_. This performance features Eden Espinosa, Wicked’s Elphaba in the Broadway and San Francisco productions, as the title work’s narrator, and includes festive songs perfect for music lovers of all ages. 

This is a kid-sized concert with no intermission. 

Artists 

Donato Cabrera, conductor 

Eden Espinosa, narrator 

San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra 

Program 

Anderson 

A Christmas Festival 

Tchaikovsky 

Selections from The Nutcracker 

J. Strauss, Sr. 

Radetzky March 

Prokofiev 

Peter and the Wolf 

Traditional 

Carol Sing-Along  

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.