Venue Details

3713 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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Lebay Red Velvet
Took BART. Davies Hall not far. Although it was a cool evening, it seemed a little toasty in the concert hall. Plush velvet seats hold heat. Dress in layers.
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we should have taken public transportation or planned for more time to look for parking
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4.5 average rating
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28 events
3 reviews
53 stars
attended Dec 11 2011

Great Musicians, Great Music, Great Conductor and Piano Player with a Fun Outgoing Personality . Four of us and we all loved it. Definitely a Must See and what a deal at Goldstar, thank you.

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59 events
39 reviews
5 stars
attended Dec 11 2011

Not the best Jazz concert ever, but a pleasant evening with classics Ellington and Xmas songs. Pretty good band.

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77 events
39 reviews
3 stars
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Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/season/Event.aspx?eventid=52358

Description

The music of Duke Ellington defies any strict categorization. Call it Jazz, call it Swing, call it Big Band. But whatever you call it, call it the music that will make you want to dance in the aisles of Davies Symphony Hall! Don’t you dare miss The Duke Ellington Orchestra in a toe-tappin’, finger-snappin’ concert of music from the great Ellington songbook, including holiday hits and some of his best loved tunes. One happenin’ night only!

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.