Venue Details

10 Star Starred
St. Mark's Lutheran Church
1111 OFarrell Street San Francisco, CA 94109
415-928-7770
Venue website Get directions
120 events
80 reviews
9 stars
Small free lot, but hard to get to, and must get there early!
star this tip starred
120 events
80 reviews
9 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.
star this tip starred
View all 16 tips

Reviews & Ratings

San Francisco Lyric Chorus Performs "An American Summer"
14 ratings
4.2 average rating
  • 6
    5
  • 6
    4
  • 1
    3
  • 1
    2
  • 0
    1
119 events
70 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

star this review starred report as inappropriate
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

star this review starred report as inappropriate
33 events
12 reviews
9 stars
attended Aug 27 2011

This was a wonderful and unusual concert in a beautiful setting.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 11 Reviews
More Information

Description

Program:

*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