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Between Hayes and Grove 201 Van Ness San Francisco, CA 94102
415-864-6000
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San Francisco Symphony's MTT and Stravinsky: "The Rite of Spring" and Gil Shaham
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7 events
6 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 20 2013

an experience of a lifetime -- bravo SFS, MTT, Stravinsky and Gil Shaham!

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Jim
14 events
6 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 20 2013

Excellent performance as usual. The educational talk and MTT's comments on Agon were helpful as I was not familiar with the more modern pieces.

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8 events
4 reviews
9 stars
attended Jun 20 2013

A great program; Rite of Spring was a thrill. Gil Shaham is a wonderful virtuoso. The only downside; I am spoiled by good recordings because they put a great mic on the violin so I hear every detail. I was up in the nose-bleed section at Davies,...continued

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Program:

Stravinsky: Agon

Stravinsky: Violin Concerto

Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring  

Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor

Gil Shaham, violin

San Francisco Symphony

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