Venue Details

2323 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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If one goes few minutes before 6 pm, it is easy to find street parking.
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The best and most convenient place to eat before the concert is at Jardiniere. Also, you can stop for a drink afterwards.
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Leon Garden
19 events
8 reviews
1 stars
attended Sep 22 2011

Great performance. Two hour long concert with no intermission is tough to sit still through. On my recording I only listen to the first movement. After the pre-concert lecture I had greater appreciation for the following movements.

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5 reviews
6 stars
attended Sep 22 2011

beautiful music! singing superb, though small part of concert.

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4 reviews
3 stars
attended Sep 22 2011

Big, theatrical, wonderful. I found myself loving MTT and the SF Symphony as much as I love Timmy and the Giants. And sitting on the end seat of the first tier was fine. I got to stretch my legs and bounce around.

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Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=49686

Description

Artists:

Michael Tilson Thomas – conductor

Katarina Karnéus – mezzo-soprano

Women of the San Francisco Symphony Chorus

San Francisco Girls Chorus; Susan McMane – director

San Francisco Symphony

*Program: *

Mahler – Symphony No. 3

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.