Venue Details

5270 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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"Barbary Coast & Beyond: Music from the Gold Rush to the Panama-Pacific Exposition"
30 ratings
4.7 average rating
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95 events
46 reviews
10 stars
attended May 11 2012

The San Francisco Symphony Orchestra was very impressive. The guest artist who played the organ was amazing. All of the guest artists were excellent, and added great variety and color to this historic musical perspective of San Francisco.

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28 events
8 reviews
5 stars
attended May 11 2012

It was a most enjoyable evening for the three of us. We even had first row seats.

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Lynn Red Velvet
23 events
6 reviews
6 stars
attended May 12 2012

We thoroughly enjoyed everything from the commentary on Barbary Coast history, opera singing, organist, the USAF Band, banjos ..... and the Symphony Orchestra. It was all thoroughly enjoyable.

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*Artists: *

Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor

Laura Claycomb, soprano

Vadim Gluzman, violin

Anton Nel, piano

Cameron Carpenter, organ

James Robinson, producer and director

San Francisco Symphony

Program to include works by Meyerbeer, Gottschalk, Wieniawski, Bull, Offenbach, Kreisler, Wagner, Sousa, and Saint-Saëns.

San Francisco Girls Chorus: <em>A Highlands Holiday</em> San Francisco Symphony Holiday Combo Pack -- <em>The Snowman</em> & <em>A Charlie Brown Christmas - Live!</em> Handel's <em>Messiah</em> Sweet Honey in the Rock: <em>Celebrating the Holydays</em> Disney's <em>The Lion King</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> WinterFest at California's Great America San Francisco Ballet's <em>Nutcracker</em> <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil</em> Gift Card Oakland Athletics vs. San Francisco Giants: Preseason Baseball <em>A Christmas Carol</em>