Venue Details

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Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
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51 events
28 reviews
5 stars
depending on events around civic center, traffic and parking can be really difficult, so give yourself plenty of time to find parking and bring some cash, because if there is only limited parking all garages will accept cash only!
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6 reviews
0 stars
Corridor at 100 Van Ness, casual and fast with great food and service
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Reviews & Ratings

San Francisco Symphony: Beethoven and Haydn
6 ratings
4.2 average rating
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105 events
24 reviews
76 stars
attended Oct 29 2011

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

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39 events
11 reviews
9 stars
attended Oct 29 2011

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.

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25 events
6 reviews
6 stars
attended Oct 29 2011

Great seats and a wonderful performance!

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Alan Gilbert conductor

Renaud Capuçon violin

San Francisco Symphony


Beethoven: Symphony No. 8

Henri Dutilleux: L’Arbre des songes

Haydn: Symphony No. 99