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Davies Symphony Hall
Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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San Francisco Symphony: Michael Tilson Thomas Conducts Mahler's Symphony No. 1
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4.9 average rating
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7 stars
attended Sep 17 2009

What an incredibile evening. Susan Graham has a wonderful voice and really did justice to the Ruchert Songs. The Mahler First was spectacular. MTT made me hear the symphony in ways that I had never heard it before.

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attended Sep 16 2009

This was an emotional performance.

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attended Sep 19 2009

The concert was wonderful! The first tier seats were quite comfortable.

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Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor

Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano

Mahler, Rückert Lieder

Mahler, Symphony No. 1

The San Francisco Symphony’s Mahler festival kicks off with the acclaimed Susan Graham singing Mahler’s touching Rückert Songs. Mahler’s First Symphony incorporates melodic ideas from the composer’s own songs and from folk tunes: a hymn to nature and youth.