Venue Details

5572 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
Venue website Get directions
4.2 / 5 Rated by 39 members
Review from Peterkholst
32 events 8 reviews

good symphony performance with beethoven and mason side by side. the contrast between the composers was great and should be done in sf with other forward-thinking bay area electronic composers as well

reviewed Jan 16 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Alisa
9 events 5 reviews

I enjoyed the collaboration between Bates and the SF symphony. The last piece before the intermission was something new to me and I think I liked it the most. The second portion involved the SF symphony chorus and while I enjoyed it, for me, it...continued

reviewed Jan 18 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Kashalot
6 events 4 reviews

Very interesting combo of performances - first a Beethoven classical piece, then a performance with Bates' electronica, and finally a Beethoven performance with a choir. I liked the variety, and the fact that the performance was not overly long. ...continued

reviewed Jan 18 2014 report as inappropriate
View All 12 Reviews
More Information

Quotes & Highlights

“This is new music as you always hoped it would be — exciting, beautiful, surprising and full of a vivid sense of discovery.” —San Francisco Chronicle

Description

Program (subject to change):
Rossini: Overture to La gazza ladra

Mason Bates: Alternative Energy

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1

Inside Music begins one hour prior to show time.

<em>Eclipsed</em> <em>Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin</em> Yoshi's Oakland Balé Folclórico da Bahia <em>Betroffenheit</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em>