SF Symphony Celebrates the Season With 'Twas the Night
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The last date listed for San Francisco Symphony: 'Twas the Night was Tuesday December 24, 2013 / 11:00am.
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Natalie Dessay is one of the world's most renowned sopranos, performing at the world's premier opera houses for more than two decades until her retirement from the operatic stage in 2013. A six time winner of the Victoires de la Musique, France's premier annual music awards, she also won a Laurence Olivier Award in 2008 for her work on the London stage. A brilliant and passionate singer, Dessay is known for her interpretations of German lieder and French songs, which she'll perform at Davies Symphony Hall accompanied by pianist Phillipe Cassard. The evening's program features music by Clara Schumann, Brahms and Poulenc, as well as Richard Strauss, Duparc, Fauré, and Debussy. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from nvRed Velvet
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I'm so glad we went to see this. Lisa Vroman, sopranist, was fantastic! She did this rendition of "Little Drummer Boy" and man, she can sing. Her voice was BEAUTIFUL, the tone quality, expression....beautiful! Not only that, the drummer, was REALLY excellent. He definitely had control of his instrument. The other musicians were lovely as well. They had a horn section, pianist, organist. The San Francisco Choir was also present and they sounded wonderful. I especially loved their rendition of Silent Night. It was sooo moving. And the sing-alongs, let's not forget the sing-alongs! I went in with my boyfriend and daughter and all three of us loved singing, even if our vocals weren't in shape we sang anyway. It was definitely a great start to getting us revved up for an even more festive mood.
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Lisa Vroman was her usual funny, lovely self. Sang well, was fun with the conductors and orchestra. The brass doing an off-beat "Little Drummer Boy" was very nice, especially to an overheard song!
The lighting, organ, choir were marvelous.
Ragnar Bohlin, conductor
Lisa Vroman, soprano
Joan Cifarelli, piano
Robert Huw, Morgan organ
Members of the San Francisco Symphony and Chorus