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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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SF Symphony: Britten's Double Concerto
36 ratings
4.6 average rating
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207 events
34 reviews
64 stars
attended Jun 08 2013

This music was much more than I expected. It was full of imagery and emotion. I was moved all throughout the program and not just emotionally, it actually made me want to move to the music while I was in my seat. I left the syphony hall in a...continued

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79 events
39 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 06 2013

Interesting program, delightful young conductor, wonderful soloists

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46 events
28 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 08 2013

The Symphony was GREAT, and Mr. Barantschik, and Mr. Vinocour are two outstanding musicians.

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Quotes & Highlights

“[Kirill Karabits] is a confident and appealing leader, and the results were impressive: cleanly etched playing by the orchestra, smartly shaped, energized and loaded with detail.” —San Jose Mercury News

Description

Kirill Karabits conductor

Alexander Barantschik violin

Jonathan Vinocour viola

San Francisco Symphony

Program: 

Honegger: Pacific 231

Britten: Double Concerto

Sibelius: Symphony No. 2

The Thursday Matinee concerts are endowed by a gift in memory of Rhoda Goldman.

Inside Music, an informative talk with Susan Key, begins one hour prior to concerts and is free to all ticketholders. 

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