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Cal Performances' Zellerbach Hall
Bancroft Way and Telegraph Avenue Berkeley, CA 94720
510-642-9988
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San Francisco Opera Orchestra: Puccini, Rota, Brahms
10 ratings
4.5 average rating
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Marion Engelke Red Velvet
46 events
19 reviews
2 stars
attended May 17 2013

Great experience with a wonderful conductor and orchestra...the pianist for the Rota piece was superb!

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11 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended May 17 2013

In spite of the sparse attendance at this performance, what the audience lacked in numbers, it certainly made up in enthusiasm. The SF Opera orchestra with Nicola Luisotti at the helm were in good form.
The Puccini "Capriccio Sinfonico" proved to...continued

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9 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended May 17 2013

Nicola is an animated conductor and the orchestra was wonderful. I enjoyed selected pieces. The piano solost was extraordinary!

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Program:

Puccini: Capriccio Sinfonico

Rota: Piano Concerto

Brahms: Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90

<em>In War and Peace: Harmony Through Music</em> <em>Irving Berlin's White Christmas</em> Disney's <em>The Lion King</em> <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em> Sarah Silverman <em>A Christmas Carol</em> WinterFest at California's Great America San Francisco Ballet's <em>Nutcracker</em> <em>The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> <em>Fun Home</em>