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Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
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40 reviews
10 stars
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10 reviews
9 stars
BART is great but walking past the homeless was not.
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"Colors of Christmas"
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4.8 average rating
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253 events
236 reviews
321 stars
attended Dec 14 2009

It's been a few years since I went to Colors of Christmas. Usually it's Oleta Adams being part of the cast that sways me but I needed a fix of Holiday Cheer. This show certainly gave it to me. Enough HITS peppered the show that it wasn't all HO HO...continued

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 14 2009

We would like to have heard more Christmas and less non-Christmas songs to keep in the spirit of the holidays. We would have also liked to have heard the symphony play some music without the singers. The facility is lovely and we hope to return...continued

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1 review
4 stars
attended Dec 14 2009

Peabo Bryson was AMAZING. He gets better with age and not only has a fabulous voice but he's a great entertainer. Loved the mix of their old hits with Christmas music. Davies Hall was magnificent. I loved it and plan on attending next year.

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Herman Jackson, conductor

Peabo Bryson is a two-time Grammy Award-winning R&B and soul singer, known for his musical contribution to many Disney films. Scottish singer Sheena Easton is an international two-time Grammy Award winner and with seven gold and one platinum album, perhaps best known for the song “Morning Train” and the James Bond title song “For Your Eyes Only.” Jennifer Holliday is a two-time Grammy Award-winning singer, whose career took off with Broadway’s Dreamgirls and a subsequent R&B/pop career. Maxi Priest is a British reggae legend, known for infusing reggae with R&B influences, with nine albums released in the U.S. and U.K.

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.