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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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7 events
6 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 20 2013

an experience of a lifetime -- bravo SFS, MTT, Stravinsky and Gil Shaham!

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7 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 20 2013

A great program; Rite of Spring was a thrill. Gil Shaham is a wonderful virtuoso. The only downside; I am spoiled by good recordings because they put a great mic on the... continued

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8 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 20 2013

Excellent performance as usual. The educational talk and MTT's comments on Agon were helpful as I was not familiar with the more modern pieces.

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Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/Buy-Tickets/2012-13/MTT-and-Stravinsky-...

Description

Program:

Stravinsky: Agon

Stravinsky: Violin Concerto

Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring  

Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor

Gil Shaham, violin

San Francisco Symphony

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.