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

elliepo
It's the symphony - jeans are not appropriate.
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Goldstar Member
Yes, I agree. Neither is bringing a child whose parents cannot deal with their bad behavior.
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Linda Trapp
BART is the best way to get there.
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Cory
Family nature of event yielded casual dress. Fine with me.
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Cory
My girlfriend and I brought snacks, and no one harassed us for it.
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Cory
Van Ness Station is only 2 blocks away for us City dwellers.
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Reviews & Ratings

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4 events
3 reviews
13 stars
attended Oct 16 2009

I really enjoyed this. There were instrumental pieces - classical music from Fantasia and Snow White and so on. I liked this the best, especially the William Tell... continued

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253 events
172 reviews
22 stars
attended Oct 16 2009

Having visited the great new WALT DISNEY FAMILY MUSEUM, this concert was very specail! The orchestra, under the superb direction the lively Edwin Outwater, was at their... continued

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Kathy G Red Velvet
34 events
16 reviews
21 stars
attended Oct 16 2009

Enjoyable concert - liked the vocal selections, wish there had been a few more. I think dome of the audience would have liked to have had a sing a long. The orchestra looked like they enjoyed playing Night on Bald Mountain.

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More Information

Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=40074

Description

Relive the magic of your childhood favorites as the San Francisco Symphony heralds the opening of The Walt Disney Family Museum in a special concert celebration. Reminisce with timeless tunes from Cinderella, Pinocchio, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and recapture the thrill of Fantasia through classic repertoire of Dukas, Mussorgsky, Beethoven, and more.

Edwin Outwater, conductor

Lisa Vroman, soprano

San Francisco Symphony

Rossini: Overture to _William Tell _

Tchaikovsky: Waltz from _The Sleeping Beauty _

David / Hoffman / Livingston: “A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes,” from _Cinderella _

Morey / Churchill (arr. Bishop): “Some Day My Prince Will Come,” from _Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs _

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F major

Mussorgsky / Rimsky-Korsakov: _A Night on Bald Mountain _

Grieg: March of the Dwarfs, from Lyric Suite

R.M. Sherman / R.B. Sherman: “Feed the Birds – Tuppence a Bag,” from _Mary Poppins _

Washington / Harline (arr. Bishop): “When You Wish Upon a Star,” from _Pinocchio _

Dukas: _The Sorcerer’s Apprentice _

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.