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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: "The Bernstein Beat"
4 ratings
4.3 average rating
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Judith Pearson
9 events
6 reviews
16 stars
attended Jun 06 2010

This was an awesome concert, especially for children. A valuable learning tool about some of the finer things of music and especially learning from Leonard Berstein's daughter. What a choice experience!

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Rob
5 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 06 2010

This event is good if youi have kids. They spend a good amount of time explaining the music you are about to hear, and, this day, Bernsteins daughter was there priving wonderful anecdotes and insight into her father's musical style.

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Description

 Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony welcome a special guest: Jamie Bernstein. Jamie Bernstein is daughter of the legendary Leonard Bernstein, who was a world-famous musician, conductor, composer, author, and television celebrity, beloved around the world. MTT and Jamie Bernstein will be your personal guides as they affectionately and joyfully lead you on a journey through The Bernstein Beat, a concert filled with music they both love. 

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.