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5278 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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Dutoit Conducts Beethoven & Shostakovich
27 ratings
4.5 average rating
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185 events
98 reviews
10 stars
attended Jun 04 2014

Great conductor, great pianist and interesting selections. Beethoven piece very soothing while Shostakovich was stirring. Audience appreciation apparent by the enormous sustained applause. Enjoyable evening out on the town. Head piece from...continued

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wmw
78 events
17 reviews
16 stars
attended Jun 04 2014

Tiresome selections plus tiresome playing equals boring concert. No wonder so many people left early.

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27 events
11 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 07 2014

The Beethoven Piano Concerto sounded wonderful, but we were seated on the opposite side of the keyboard and I had two people, who lacked concert etiquette, in front of me sitting forward all the time so I could not see the conductor nor pianist at...continued

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Approximate running time is one hour, 40 minutes, including intermission.

Inside Music, an informative talk with John Palmer, begins one hour prior to concerts.

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> San Francisco Girls Chorus: <em>A Highlands Holiday</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 Alex Ramon's <em>IMpossible</em> Oakland Athletics vs. San Francisco Giants: Preseason Baseball Smuin's <em>The Christmas Ballet</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> <em>Irving Berlin's White Christmas</em>