Venue Details

495 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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Member Tips

dining

Dine before you go
2 said this
No food allowed
1 said this
LHE
We ate at D obbs Ferry and had a very nice meal...within walking distance of Davies Hall.
dining Jan 23 2014 star this tip starred
Jeannette Mendoza
Max's Opera Cafe
dining Jan 27 2014 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

54 ratings
4.8 average rating
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104 events
99 reviews
212 stars
attended Jan 26 2014

My first visit to Davies, a very pleasant almost intimate feeling large hall was the best thing about this concert. The selection of 61 minutes of third rate pieces, a... continued

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85 events
32 reviews
67 stars
attended Jan 26 2014

Wonderful concert! I was planning as trip to SF and checked Goldstar. The music was a delightful assortment of composers, an extraordinary violinist, and even an instrument I'd never seen/heard before. A great way to spend an afternoon in the City.

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Elene Sayre Red Velvet
40 events
15 reviews
9 stars
attended Jan 22 2014

This was a stunning concert! The music selections were a wonderful variety and the orchestra and soloist played them superbly! I particularly enjoyed my introduction... continued

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Website

http://www.sfsymphony.org/Buy-Tickets/2013-2014/Barantschik-and-...

Description

Alexander Barantschik, leader and violinist 

San Francisco Symphony 

Mozart: Divertimento in F major for Strings 

Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in D minor 

Britten: Simple Symphony 

Piazzolla: Melodia-Libertango

Running time: Approximately 1 hour 35 minutes.

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.