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Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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Nice and comfortable. something that makes you feel nice
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Goldstar Member
We ate up larkin at turtle tower. yummy pho...very cheap. closes at 7:30
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Vance Harper
C'mon... Dress up a little! Give it some special attention, which it deserves.
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Vance Harper
We ate at Soluna -- delicious, comfortable and attentive service -- but bar crowd was a little loud.
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http://www.sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=26952

Description

Artists:

Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor

Yevgeny Sudbin, piano

John Relyea, bass-baritone

San Francisco Symphony Chorus

 

Program:

Steven R. Gerber: Music in Dark Times

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 

Walton: Belshazzar’s Feast

Be the first to hear the world premiere of Gerber’s Music in Dark Times, an orchestral masterpiece dedicated to Vladimir Ashkenazy. Experience the emotion of Walton’s popular English oratorio, Belshazzar’s Feast. This dazzling work, featuring a large orchestra, eight-part choir, and soloist John Relyea, is a re-telling of the Israelites’ escape from exile in Babylon.

Free Inside Music talk by Alexandra Amati-Camperi one hour prior to the concert.

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.