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Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
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San Francisco Symphony Plays Beethoven's Symphony No. 8
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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Oct 30 2009

Always love SF Symphony events. I think the symphony is a gift.

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3 reviews
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attended Oct 30 2009

Great deal on the ticket price. The seats were nice and it wasn't a sold out performance so there was plenty of space to stretch out. There also was a free wine tasting event before the show so wish I had gotten there even earlier to enjoy that...continued

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2 reviews
6 stars
attended Oct 30 2009

The performance was wonderful! Parking was a block and a half away, a 2 minute walk, and it was a completely wonderful experience! Would definitely recommend to friends and family!

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Osmo Vänskä, conductor

Vadim Repin, violin

Sibelius: Violin Concerto

Beethoven: Coriolan Overture

Beethoven: Symphony No. 8  

At this concert, you’ll hear the conductor briefly share unique perspectives on the composer, the work, and its place in musical history. Experience two sides of Beethoven: the Classical symphonist and the passionate dramatist. The San Francisco Symphony presents Beethoven’s searing Overture to Coriolan and his tightly-wound Eighth Symphony. Violinist Vadim Repin will shine performing Sibelius’s Violin Concerto, a virtuosic masterpiece.

Meet Vadim Repin at an exclusive CD signing immediately following the concert at the Symphony Store in the lobby.