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Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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Rachmaninoff and Walton with Semyon Bychkov and the San Francisco Symphony
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attended Oct 17 2010

We sat in the upper row of the side terrace (left side of the hall -- stage right, I guess), so we could see the piano keyboard and watch the pianist and his hands from over his left shoulder, and up close! We could see all of the conductor's...continued

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attended Oct 17 2010

I've never been to a symphony before and it was really wonderful, especially the Rachmaninoff number, performed with an amazing pianist - I couldn't stop smiling the entire song. Absolutely incredible!

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Description

Last season, San Francisco Classical Voice raved: “Semyon Bychkov and the San Francisco Symphony exuded the confidence and anticipatory pleasure of travelers setting out on a familiar journey. The audience at Davies Symphony Hall was warmly invited along for the ride.”

Artists:

Semyon Bychkov, conductor

Kirill Gerstein, piano

San Francisco Symphony

Program:

Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin

Rachmaninoff, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini

Walton, Symphony No. 1

Inside Music, an informative talk free to ticketholders, begins one hour prior to concerts.