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5541 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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4.5 / 5 Rated by 11 members
Review from Therese Porter

Another grand night for the SF Symphony - the solists, especially the bassoonist, flutist and first violinist, were exceptional. The pianist did credit to the Rach 2 with style. Gafigan is an utterly endearing and lovable conductor

reviewed Jul 23 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from Mary Altha Johnson

A lovely evening. The team all pulled together and delivered a superb treat for these complex old "war horses".

We are so fortunate to have a world-class orchestra, beautiful hall and to attract talent of the calibre of the pianist and the...continued

reviewed Jul 23 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from AimlessOne

A wonderful program! I love all three pieces - the best of all being Scheherazade which really utilizes the whole orchestra.

The first violin did a marvelous job as did the first clarinet and first bassoon.

Just beautiful! It's a shame...continued

reviewed Jul 23 2009 report as inappropriate
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Artists

James Gaffigan, conductor

Orion Weiss, piano

Program

Mussorgsky: A Night on Bald Mountain

Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2

Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade

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