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4 Star Starred
Temple Emanu-El
2 Lake Street San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 751-2535
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13 reviews
56 stars
attended Jan 09 2012

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It wasn’t only the glowing advance notices piquing curiosity that led me to pianist Daniel Pollack’s recital. Appeal was also grounded in a good program with tempting popular draw, Liszt and Chopin for...continued

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7 stars
attended Jan 09 2012

What an incredible pianist. I certainly would attend another of his performances any time.

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0 stars
attended Feb 09 2009

Mr.Pollack performed an extremely challenging program from the romantic repertoire with grace, ease and maturity.

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Description

A return engagement by this phenomenal pianist, a legend in Russia and recently featured in the New York Times, known for his “sheer finesse, his innate bravura and suavity of transition.” (Audiophile)

His prodigious energy and sheer torrents of sound make this season opener an event not to be missed!

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Program:

*Chopin —

Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58                                                                

Liszt —

_Consolation _in D flat Major

_Hungarian Rhapsody _No. 6

_Funerailles from Harmonies Poétiques et Religieuses _No.7

Debussy —

_Reflets dans l’eau (Images Book 1)                  _

Feux d’artifice (Preludes Book 2)

Scriabin —

_Nocturne for the Left Hand Alone _Op. 9 #2 Etude in D # minor, Op. 8 #12

About the Ticket Supplier: Music at Meyer

Music at Meyer is now established as one of the premier concert series in the Bay Area. It is a chance to start the week off right with beautiful music in a perfect setting - the Martin Meyer Sanctuary at Temple Emanu-El.

Music at Meyer showcases the most talented, visionary musicians across genres in the intimate, acoustically superb setting of Congregation Emanu-El's 375-seat Martin Meyer Auditorium.