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10 Star Starred
St. Mark's Lutheran Church
1111 OFarrell Street San Francisco, CA 94109
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114 events
80 reviews
6 stars
Small free lot, but hard to get to, and must get there early!
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114 events
80 reviews
6 stars
St. Mark's has a free parking lot adjacent to the church but I took the #38 Geary to Gough and walked a block and a half to the church.
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San Francisco Lyric Chorus Performs "An American Summer"
14 ratings
4.2 average rating
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115 events
67 reviews
17 stars
attended Aug 27 2011

i get into a bad mood as soon as it becomes apparent a show isn't going to start on time. This was supposed to start at 7 but finally got started at 7:15. In order to be sure we were going to be seated for our dinner reservations aftewards, we...continued

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74 events
41 reviews
5 stars
attended Aug 27 2011

This group has so much heart, and their conductor has a wonderful sense of humor! Very enjoyable performance--good selections, perfect length!

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105 events
24 reviews
76 stars
attended Aug 27 2011

NOT Mahalia!
Gorgeous, technically accomplished choral sound. But this is a totally white-bread group that doesn't personally connect with the human suffering of slavery that is embodied in the African sourced spirituals they try to sing with...continued

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*Aaron Copland *  In The Beginning

Randall Thompson  The Peaceable Kingdom

A Selection of Spirituals:

William Dawson  Ezekiel Saw de Wheel

Stacey V. Gibbs  Way Over in Beulah Land

Jester Hairston  Elijah Rock

Moses Hogan  The Battle of Jericho

Undine Moore  Daniel, Daniel, Servant of the Lord

*André Thomas *  Swing Down, Chariot

About the Ticket Supplier: San Francisco Lyric Chorus

Formed in 1995, the San Francisco Lyric Chorus is a medium-size, auditioned volunteer chorus that performs a repertoire representing all periods of choral music, with a special interest in presenting little known, rarely performed works of exceptional merit.