Venue Details

5561 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 12 members
Review from Stefano
Red Velvet 95 events 11 reviews

Sorry to say that, but the last part of the matinee - Joan la Barbera's performance - was quite unbearable. A few people stood up and left, although that's rude...

The first 3/4 of the show were very good, though!

reviewed Mar 11 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Sui Generis
23 events 7 reviews

This concert was fascinating and terrific.

reviewed Mar 11 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from annabel
14 events 5 reviews

American Mavericks allows contemporary composers a venue rare and precious these days. It was wonderful to have these pieces performed so extremely well and often I was deeply moved by what I heard. I only wish I had time and means to have heard...continued

reviewed Mar 11 2012 report as inappropriate
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Description

Joan La Barbara, vocalist

Jeremy Denk, piano

Members of the San Francisco Symphony  

Cowell: Selections for Solo Piano

Terry Riley: G Song for String Quartet  

Morton Subotnick:_ Jacob’s Room: Monodrama_ (San Francisco Symphony Commission—World Premiere)

Partch: Sextet from _Castor and Pollux

San Francisco

The Letter

By the Rivers of Babylon

Barstow_

<em>Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin</em> Yoshi's Oakland <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> Steve Martin and Martin Short <em>Grease</em> Oakland Athletics vs. San Francisco Giants: Preseason Baseball