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Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
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San Francisco Symphony: Brahms' Violin Concerto
16 ratings
4.8 average rating
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27 events
17 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 25 2011

The SF Symphony is always a stupendous musical experience, but the Groupon seats were terrible. To me, "premier" didn't mean the very last row of the very last balcony, so we could literally touch the ceiling. The Symphony does its own deals,...continued

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8 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 26 2011

Virtuoso Gil Shaham gave his all with Brahms' Violin Concerto. MTT continued the high level of musicanship for an evocative rendition of Schoenberg's transcription of Brahms' Piano Quartet. A brilliant evening.

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6 reviews
13 stars
attended Nov 26 2011

Wonderful concert experience!
The Lohengrin prelude was correct but forgettable.
Then started he real fun. Gil Shaham is one of the greatest violin players of our time. In a time packed with brilliant violinist like his own master Perlman or...continued

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Prelude to Act III of _Lohengrin _


Violin Concerto

Brahms (Orch. Schoenberg)

Piano Quartet No. 1

About the Ticket Supplier: San Francisco Symphony

The San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas present more than 220 concerts each year from September through July in a variety of genres, with SFS musicians performing classical concerts, holiday favorites, summer pops events, free outdoor concerts, special series for families and children, plus presentations of visiting guest artists and orchestras from around the globe. The San Francisco Symphony also takes its unique style to audiences world-wide, touring nationally and internationally every year. The SFS is currently recording all the Mahler symphonies on its own media label and has recently launched Keeping Score, a national, multi-year, multi-media project bringing classical music to millions of Americans via TV, radio, the Internet and more.