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

Goldstar Member
Doesn't hurt to dress up a little!
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Ivanerdos
Arrive early to find a place on the neighboring streets.
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Marco
Take BART or MUNI for the best parking in town.
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Marco
Hayes Valley is at your feet.
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Goldstar Member
Performing Arts Parking Garage nearby - convenient & reasonable
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Reviews & Ratings

16 ratings
4.8 average rating
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27 events
17 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 25 2011

The SF Symphony is always a stupendous musical experience, but the Groupon seats were terrible. To me, "premier" didn't mean the very last row of the very last balcony,... continued

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15 events
8 reviews
3 stars
attended Nov 26 2011

Virtuoso Gil Shaham gave his all with Brahms' Violin Concerto. MTT continued the high level of musicanship for an evocative rendition of Schoenberg's transcription of Brahms' Piano Quartet. A brilliant evening.

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29 events
6 reviews
13 stars
attended Nov 26 2011

Wonderful concert experience!
The Lohengrin prelude was correct but forgettable.
Then started he real fun. Gil Shaham is one of the greatest violin players of our... continued

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More Information

Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=50022

Description

*Program

Wagner*

Prelude to Act III of _Lohengrin _

Brahms

Violin Concerto

Brahms (Orch. Schoenberg)

Piano Quartet No. 1

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.