Venue Details

5572 Star Starred
Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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4.2 / 5 Rated by 6 members
Review from Wayne J.
105 events 24 reviews

The SFS sound was great but not fabulous, perhaps because the orchestra with guest conductor and soloist lacked the deft touch of MTT. The evocative soundscapes of Dutilleux sounded unusual and very unfamiliar to me, but the solo violin and very...continued

reviewed Oct 29 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Joe Besecker
39 events 11 reviews

I am in a wheelchair and they negected to take out a seat so my chair coud fit. I had to sit against the wall all the way to the left. Disappointing.
The Beethoven was excellent.

reviewed Oct 29 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Msfrench
26 events 6 reviews

Great seats and a wonderful performance!

reviewed Oct 29 2011 report as inappropriate
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Description

Artists:

Alan Gilbert conductor

Renaud Capuçon violin

San Francisco Symphony

Program:

Beethoven: Symphony No. 8

Henri Dutilleux: L’Arbre des songes

Haydn: Symphony No. 99

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