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San Francisco Symphony Celebrates the Opening of The Walt Disney Family Museum
25 ratings
4.5 average rating
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4 events
3 reviews
13 stars
attended Oct 16 2009

I really enjoyed this. There were instrumental pieces - classical music from Fantasia and Snow White and so on. I liked this the best, especially the William Tell Overture, the March of the Dwarfs and the Sorceror's Apprentice. There was also a...continued

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178 reviews
24 stars
attended Oct 16 2009

Having visited the great new WALT DISNEY FAMILY MUSEUM, this concert was very specail! The orchestra, under the superb direction the lively Edwin Outwater, was at their best performing wonderful interretatons of several Disney film themes, Lisa...continued

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Kathy G Red Velvet
50 events
23 reviews
33 stars
attended Oct 16 2009

Enjoyable concert - liked the vocal selections, wish there had been a few more. I think dome of the audience would have liked to have had a sing a long. The orchestra looked like they enjoyed playing Night on Bald Mountain.

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Relive the magic of your childhood favorites as the San Francisco Symphony heralds the opening of The Walt Disney Family Museum in a special concert celebration. Reminisce with timeless tunes from Cinderella, Pinocchio, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and recapture the thrill of Fantasia through classic repertoire of Dukas, Mussorgsky, Beethoven, and more.

Edwin Outwater, conductor

Lisa Vroman, soprano

San Francisco Symphony

Rossini: Overture to _William Tell _

Tchaikovsky: Waltz from _The Sleeping Beauty _

David / Hoffman / Livingston: “A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes,” from _Cinderella _

Morey / Churchill (arr. Bishop): “Some Day My Prince Will Come,” from _Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs _

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F major

Mussorgsky / Rimsky-Korsakov: _A Night on Bald Mountain _

Grieg: March of the Dwarfs, from Lyric Suite

R.M. Sherman / R.B. Sherman: “Feed the Birds – Tuppence a Bag,” from _Mary Poppins _

Washington / Harline (arr. Bishop): “When You Wish Upon a Star,” from _Pinocchio _

Dukas: _The Sorcerer’s Apprentice _